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BASF Process Engineer / Chemical Engineer / Safety Engineer (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Engineering

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57929776ONLE3

Do you have questions regarding the application process or position? Ms. Julia Bräse (Talent Acquisition) Tel.: +49 (0)30 2005 58575

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Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time.

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The European Site & Verbund Management is continuously developing BASF's large European sites, thereby ensuring their competitiveness: We manage the perfect integration of infrastructure, operating services and logistics with production at each site. This ensures the basic supply of the business units, which can subsequently perform successfully on the market. In addition, we advise the companies in all respects relating to environmental protection, occupational and plant safety and regulatory approval.

What you can expect

Our Technical Plant and Equipment Monitoring unit is responsible for the inspections and tests that must be performed by testing and inspection organizations on plants and equipment of BASF SE at the Ludwigshafen site that require monitoring and for evaluating the conformity of pressure container systems as the designated body pursuant to the Pressure Equipment Directive.

  • In your role as an expert, you will assume responsibility for the performance of the tests and inspections required by law as well as expert reports on aspects of plant and equipment safety or advice on legal matters.

  • You will work as part of interdisciplinary teams, including with specialists in PCE safety technology, materials scientists, experts on non-destructive testing and welding specialists.

  • In addition, you will monitor changes and further developments in plants and equipment on an ongoing basis and will engage in subject-specific sharing of experience with colleagues and specialized bodies.

What we expect

  • Degree in chemical engineering, process engineering or a comparable discipline

  • Initial experience with the operation, planning and maintenance of process equipment and systems or layout and production of pressure containers, pipes and systems and equipment

  • Pursuant to the German Ordinance on Facilities for Handling Substances Hazardous to Water (AwSV)

  • Interest in dealing with new topics on an ongoing basis

  • Teamwork and communication skills and a high level of engagement and personal initiative

We offer

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.

  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.

  • Health and wellbeing programs to help you achieve better health and work-life balance.

  • Your contribution to a sustainable future because sustainability lies at the heart of everything we do and is a driver of growth.