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BASF Instrumentation & Controls Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

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We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

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Instrumentation & Electrical Controls (I&EC) (2102081) – Huntsville , AL

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are seeking a professional like you to provide instrument, electrical and controls engineering expertise to the Huntsville site. In this role, you will assure proper design, installation, startup, maintenance and repair of instrumentation, electrical equipment, and process control systems according to regulatory and BASF standards. You will support maintenance, operations, and capital project activities while ensuring a culture of continuous improvement employing DMAIC and LEAN Manufacturing tools.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your educational background in Electrical Engineering (or a similar discipline) and your professional experience in electrical and automation or controls, you will direct I&EC functions for capital projects including, but not limited to, scoping, estimating, planning, and scheduling.

  • Your solid understanding of electrical and instrument equipment and plant manufacturing processes will be a valued asset as you deliver troubleshooting support and recommendations to operations and maintenance on equipment repair/reliability, including emergency work reviews.

  • Your strong commitment to workplace safety will be essential as you drive compliance with all environmental, safety and health (EHS) requirements.

  • You will be accountable for leading the development of future automation projects through oversight of strategy, design, programming, maintenance, and HMI software/programming

  • Through your strong technical competencies, you will play a key role in engineering design and EHS reviews for capital projects.

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.

Job: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: G-CCE/PN-GBU Environmental Technologies-63026878

Title: Instrumentation & Controls Engineer

Location: AL-Huntsville

Requisition ID: 2102081