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BASF Process Safety Engineer in Elyria, Ohio

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Process Safety Engineer (2102821) – Elyria, OH

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are seeking a professional like you to lead process safety at the Elyria, Ohio site. In this role, you will report to the Technical Engineering Services (TES) Manager. You will provide technical leadership to ensure process hazards are identified, risks are assessed, and cost-effective solutions are implemented. You will exhibit strong consideration for safety, environmental stewardship, and training and development, as well as promote continuous improvement.

Formula for Success:

  • Leveraging your educational background in chemical engineering as well as your professional experience within a chemical/petrochemical or similar manufacturing environment, you will provide leadership to ensure the process safety requirements of BASF’s Responsible Care program are met.

  • Your ability to communicate effectively and collaborate with others will be a valued asset as you involve site employees in the process safety activities.

  • You will utilize your knowledge and experience of process safety to conduct process hazard assessments(PHA’s) and execute appropriate and practical improvement measures. You will also ensure that adequate management of change practices are effectively implemented and sustained.

  • Using your experience with P&IDs, you will manage the site’s P&IDs to ensure they are kept accurate and current.

  • With your experience in capital projects, you will lead process safety reviews of projects.

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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-CCP/OM-Production NA Elyria-60000686

Title: Process Safety Engineer

Location: OH-Elyria

Requisition ID: 2103793