BASF Technology Engineer 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 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!

Technology Engineer 1802406 – Geismar, LA

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are seeking a professional like you to develop in-depth technical knowledge for areas of responsibility and will work co-located with Production team. You will be responsible for Strategic Production roles, including capital projects, process optimization, automation strategy, process safety, and technology expertise. You will assist the Daily Production Team in technical troubleshooting and participate in weekend on-call rotation. You will participate in a high-performance team environment including daily production, technology, maintenance, health and safety, ecology, quality assurance, and engineering. You will contribute to our customers success by supporting the production of toluene diamine (TDA), hydrogen chloride (HCL), and toluene diisocyanate (TDI).

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 background in Chemical Engineering discipline as well as your professional experience within a chemical/petrochemical manufacturing environment, you will drive innovation by developing creative solutions and serving as a Manufacturing Representative to implement capital projects.

• By taking entrepreneurial action to achieve targets, you will manage multiple high-complexity projects and complete Management of Change for capital projects and process optimization.

• Your strong interpersonal skills will allow you to collaborate with cross-functional and high-performance teams and to create an inclusive environment by valuing people above all else.

• Your effective communication skills will enable you to lead change and to demonstrate customer focus by achieving continuous improvement.

• Your strong technical skills will be a valued asset as you will develop technology expertise in yourself and others and will drive sustainable solutions by supporting a safe and efficient operation.

Job: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: N-CMN-Monomers NA

Title: Technology Engineer

Location: LA-Geismar

Requisition ID: 1802406