BASF Maintenance Instrumentation & Electrical Supervisor in Bishop, Texas

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 achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals.

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. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.

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 Employers in 2017. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Maintenance I/E Supervisor (1900748) – Bishop, TX

Where the ChemistryHappens

We are seeking a professional like you to be responsible for leading and providing oversight for the maintenance team as assigned. You will ensure a safe and efficient execution of plant maintenance, maintain a safe and reliable facility, oversee maintenance contractors to ensure effectiveness, and achieve BASF expectations for best-in-class maintenance performance. You will also assure efficient and effective utilization of maintenance manpower, tools, and equipment and administer the maintenance processes and budget.

In this role, you will be expected to lead and manage all maintenance roles and processes within the plant. This includes all manufacturing, shipping, and lab equipment, building equipment and infrastructure, rotating, stationary, and instrument and electrical equipment located within the plant. You will also be responsible for executing the MPI maintenance process, establishing a reliability focus throughout the area and ensuring a culture of continuous improvement and safety excellence.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your education andjourney-level experience in Instrumentation and Electrical or Mechanicalmaintenance, or another technical field, you will be responsible for day-to-dayleadership and supervision of mechanical and E/I maintenance personnel andactivities and provide daily assistance with maintenance planning &scheduling, reliability, and regulatory activities.

  • Your commitment to compliance andknowledge of safetypractices, safe work methods and safety regulations will be evident as you ensure compliance with all environmental, safety,and health requirements, and foster an injury-free work place by establishinghigh safety and housekeeping standards.

  • Demonstratingyour excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and working knowledgeof Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), you will createperiodic reports for safety, budget, audit compliance, etc.

  • Using your workingknowledge of SAP, CMMS, or similar programs, you will participate in and implement MOCs (Managementof Change), PSSRs (Pre-Startup Safety Review), PHAs (Process HazardAnalysis), SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) and other regulatoryprocesses as required.

  • Your knowledge of relevant state and federalregulations, and codes will be useful as you maintain the mechanical integrity audit requirementsrelated to internal and external audits for PSM, ISO, MIOSHA, and MDEQ.

  • Your workingknowledge of PM practices and philosophy, precision maintenancetechniques, laser alignment, fixed equipment (tanks, piping, valves,fittings, etc.), rotating equipment (pumps, motors, etc.), fired equipment(dryers, heaters, etc.), and building systems (HVAC, etc.) will aid you indeveloping and implementing preventiveand predictive maintenance programs and best practices for mechanical andE/I equipment.

  • Implementing yourstrong problem solving/troubleshooting skills, you will be involved in root cause failure analysis ofequipment failures and implement corrective actions.

  • Your ability tosuccessfully work in a team environment and establish and maintaineffective working relationships will be essential as you coordinate with operations management to minimizebusiness impacts, work closely with maintenance planner/schedulers andfacility gate keepers to coordinate maintenance activities.Additionally, you will regularly workwith plant operations engineering, gatekeeper, shift supervisors,maintenance crew, outside contractors, and EHS.

  • Your ability todrive continuous improvement will serve you well as you support reliability processes to driveimprovements, optimize costs, and improve asset effectiveness.

  • Your strong business acumen will be a valuedasset as you provide input on the maintenance spending budget and striveto keep spending within the budget.

  • Utilizing your ability to properly plan,prioritize, organize, estimate, coordinate, assign, review, and evaluatethe work of maintenance crews, you will work to minimize equipmentdowntime and lead the repair of equipment effectively and timely to keepproduction running.

  • Familiar with SIS Principals and or certification.

LeadershipExpectations : As a leader at BASF, you will play a key role in creating value for thecompany through people. Our top candidate will be expected to enable greaterpersonal success among our employees through quality people development,coaching, and performance management. Leaders at BASF are role models to helpemployees develop the competencies needed to implement BASF's strategy. Ourexpectation is that leaders will coach and develop team members to reach theirfull potential, and support relevant development assignments, opportunities andmoves while motivating and challenging employees to drive high performance. Ourleaders must be committed to "hiring the best" internally andexternally at the same time they are creating an inclusive environment whichembraces and derives value from diversity. Finally, a leader at BASF mustestablish and support our safety culture in which all accidents arepreventable.

Create Your OwnChemistry: 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: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

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

Title: Maintenance Instrumentation & Electrical Supervisor

Location: TX-Bishop

Requisition ID: 1900748

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