BASF Project Engineer in Freeport, 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 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 Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Project Engineer (1803066) – Freeport, TX

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are seeking a professional like you to be a results-oriented leader who can build strong working relationships and function effectively at all levels of the organization. You must be able to think strategically to mitigate risks, solve problems, and increase value. The project engineer will manage all phases of capital and expense projects, and is the primary technical point of contact between the project and business unit partners. You will successfully complete assigned projects on schedule, within budget, while following BASF Corporation Engineering standards and procedures.

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.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your educational degree in Engineering along with experience in a chemical, petrochemical, utility or similar manufacturing environment, you will provide leadership to the project team including engineering, production, procurement, and construction.

  • With your proven successful track record of executing multiple small- to medium-size capital projects, you will achieve project objectives which include functionality, cost, and schedule for project investments up to approximately $10M.

  • Utilizing your outstanding technical, leadership, and communication skills you will assist and prepare appropriate project documentation and participate in peer groups to ensure application of best practices.

  • With your knowledge of project management processes and project execution best practices, you will champion the scope development process to ensure completeness of basic engineering, and seek opportunities for added value through application of Value Based Engineering.

  • Your deep commitment to maintaining a safe and productive workplace will be critical as you ensure compliance with all BASF policies, procedures, and technical standards.

**BASF recognizes Institutions of Higher Education that are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

This position requires all candidates to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security.

Job: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: N-FTN-Engineering & Maintenance North America-60000017

Title: Project Engineer

Location: TX-Freeport

Requisition ID: 1803066