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BASF I & E Engineer - Bishop, TX in Bishop, Texas

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At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America´s Best Large Employers in 2021. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

I&E Engineer (2103213) – Bishop, TX

At BASF Nutrition and Health, we develop, produce and market ingredients and solutions for the nutrition and health industries that fulfill the highest safety, regulatory and sustainability standards.

We bring our passion and energy to work every day, knowing that through our cutting-edge research and global collaboration, we deliver products that support the health and wellbeing of humans and animals alike across the globe. Our areas of impact include Human Nutrition, Animal Nutrition, Aroma Ingredients, Pharma Solutions and Enzymes.

Working in Nutrition and Health offers opportunities for you to develop and grow at every stage of your career. If you enjoy working in a truly diverse, inclusive and highly collaborative environment where you will be valued, recognized and rewarded for your contributions, we look forward to meeting you!

Where the Chemistry Happens

As a valued member of Bishop Site team, we are seeking a professional like you to drive our instrument and electrical maintenance by using the most appropriate and effective tools and techniques. You will provide technical field support to Maintenance personnel, participate in Root Cause Failure Analyses, and help drive our instrumentation spares strategy and optimization of PM and PdM programs. You will collaborate with Production and Maintenance personnel and provide services related to design, review, repair, and maintenance, including predictive/preventative maintenance activities. You will also ensure a culture of continuous improvement employing LEAN Manufacturing tools.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your bachelor's or advanced degree and background in an engineering discipline (preferably Electrical), along with your experience in a chemical/petrochemical or manufacturing environment in the area of maintenance and/or reliability, you will provide instrument and electrical engineering expertise.

  • Your thorough knowledge of reliability tools to drive improvements, troubleshoot, optimize costs, and improve Asset Effectiveness (e.g. Bad Actor Program; FMEA; RBI; RBM; RCM; Reliability Roadmap etc.)

  • Your thorough general knowledge of instrument equipment design and detailed understanding of maintenance and reliability activities associated with process equipment such as level, pressure and temperature transmitters, analyzers, motors, vfds of various design will be essential as you provide technical support to Production and Maintenance personnel.

  • Your ability to work with Asset Effectiveness resources will allow you to identify improvement opportunities and propose and implement sustainable solutions for I&E equipment.

  • Utilizing your general understanding of industrial maintenance procedures including work planning, PM, and repair parts acquisition, you will establish, monitor, and optimize Preventative Maintenance Plans.

  • Your background in optimization of equipment, PM activities and strategies, and knowledge and experience will serve you well as you provide technical guidance in this position.

  • Offer Tier 1 troubleshooting support and recommendations to operating units including emergency work reviews and participate in Root Cause Failure Analysis and execute corrective actions for complex and/or repetitive problems.

  • Demonstrating your sound technical knowledge of instrumentation, analyzers, and electrical, you will provide first line technical support to maintenance supervisors and crafts on equipment problems

Your ability to communicate effectively with facts and figures, along with the ability to influence, persuade, and negotiate will be vital in this role.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs, and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Job: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: G-ENP/PI-Operations Pharma Solutions/NA-63022848

Title: I & E Engineer - Bishop, TX

Location: TX-Bishop

Requisition ID: 2103213

Other Locations: US-Texas