BASF Information Services Specialist in McIntosh, Alabama

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!

Information Services Specialist (1803188) McIntosh, AL

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are seeking an Information Services Specialist to function out of our McIntosh, AL location.

Formula for Success

  • Participate on the NA 4.0 Smart Manufacturing team in collaboration with business unit/site representatives by providing engineering and maintenance support to further progress the BASF 4.0 roadmap for EV regionally. Lead BASF 4.0 initiatives at McIntosh and share best practices at other EV sites.

  • Lead development and implementation of possible new BASF 4.0 solutions within the manufacturing community such as digital solutions for regulatory compliance and recordkeeping.

  • Develop understanding of site operations needs and opportunities with respect to mobile apps and implement solutions globally aligned with BASF 4.0 framework. Champion an entrepreneurial mindset.

  • Train, coach, and mentor employees in the use of new technologies; coordinate and track the roll-out process and determine site acceptance.

  • Meet frequently with BASF 4.0 leadership and site IT resources to consult on issues.

  • Leverage automation technology including DCS migration projects for BASF 4.0 continuous improvement.

  • Interface with DCS teams to evaluate and recommend tools to ensure cyber integrity.

  • Plan and consult on IT projects onsite as needed.

  • Stay informed on IT and technical problems and relay information to the site as warranted.

  • Stay abreast of current automation technology in the plant.

  • Provide support for the site’s data collection system.

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: ITSE - Information Technology & Services

Organization: N-EVP/OM-McIntosh Site Administration-63003754

Title: Information Services Specialist

Location: AL-McIntosh

Requisition ID: 1803188