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BASF Project Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

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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 Large Employers in 2021. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Project Engineer (2202153)- Huntsville, AL

Where the Chemistry Happens

At BASF Huntsville, we create chemistry by providing solutions to our customers clean air and emissions challenges. Project engineering is a critical role within the site, as you will provide a key point for investments to ensure we stay at the leading edge of the industry. In this role, you will marry the skills of a disciplined and efficient project manager with a solid understanding of industrial automation and process control. Your primary responsibilities include the safe and effective execution of small and medium capital projects,($ 200K - $5MM) while managing all stakeholder expectations including support for the development and implementation of capital projects consistent with requirements as defined by the site and region, as well as all appropriate related contracting strategies

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering and your extensive background in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil Engineering or a related field, along with your plant/project engineering operations experience, you will lead capital investment projects by providing direction in the support of critical tasks such as engineering, process evaluations development, operating procedures, equipment selection, and project support.

  • Your strong fundamental knowledge of Engineering and Science will be a valued asset as you will champion project scope development and ensure basic engineering completeness while applying techniques that add value.

  • Your excellent project management skills will be essential as you will manage multiple small- and medium-size projects that vary in scope and complexity.

  • Your commitment to safety will be critical as you will be relied on to maintain a safe and productive workplace and ensure compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, and technical standards.

  • Utilizing your extensive communication and presentation skills, you will lead the development of project technical packages that include P&IDs, equipment layouts, specifications of components in full compliance with applicable industry standards.

  • Driving strategic decisions for the business, you will generate RFQ packages for competitive bidding, review of vendor submittals, and work with Procurement to purchase necessary equipment.

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-63026877

Title: Project Engineer

Location: AL-Huntsville

Requisition ID: 2202153