BASF Scheduler in Geismar, Louisiana

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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 Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Scheduler (1802507) - Geismar, LA

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are looking for a candidate like you to support our capital investment portfolio for the Geismar, LA, site. If you’re a detail-oriented scheduler who can build strong working relationships at all levels of the organization, think strategically to mitigate risks, solve problems, and increase value, we want you on our team!

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

  • You will support engineering and construction resource management by maintaining a site-wide capital project portfolio schedule, integrating all aspects of project execution for all supported manufacturing businesses.

  • You will enable efficient project delivery by developing and maintaining capital project schedules throughout their lifecycles. This will require a thorough understanding of engineering, procurement, construction, and turnarounds and the many interfaces between these disciplines.

  • You will collaborate with various engineering, maintenance, turnaround, construction, procurement, and production disciplines to identify opportunities to optimize capital project execution schedules. Additionally, you will identify mitigation strategies to minimize schedule risk and increase schedule predictability.

  • You will work closely with other project controls personnel to enhance cost and schedule forecast accuracy during project execution while also developing more efficient and effective methods of providing project controls.

  • You will collaborate closely with your counterparts at the BASF Freeport site to ensure processes are aligned across both sites while leveraging the lessons learned and best practices of each.

  • 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.

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.

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

Job: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: N-FTN-Engineering/Maintenance North America

Title: Scheduler

Location: LA-Geismar

Requisition ID: 1802507