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BASF Technical Service Specialist in Mississauga, Ontario

You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

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 fulfilling work environment with a strong emphasis on the physical and psychological safety of our employees and the communities we operate in. We are always working to form the best team with an emphasis on diversity, equity and inclusion and through lifelong learning and development.

We are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF Canada has been proudly recognized as one of Canada's & GTA’s Best 100 Employers in 2022 and for many consecutive years. We have also been recognized as Canada’s Safest Employer in Chemical Manufacturing for several consecutive years, in addition to receiving a Bronze medal for providing a Psychologically Safe workplace.

We invite you to join our best team on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Technical Service Specialist (2202273) – Ontario

Where the Chemistry Happens…

We are seeking a professional like you to focus on the customer experience and driving profitable growth. You will bring specific application, industry, and market knowledge to understand the diverse markets where we play and build trusting and satisfying customer relationships. You will support the Ontario market, working with automotive refinish paint customers to grow our market share.

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Leveraging your education and sound product and technical knowledge, you will provide technical support to customers, including distribution and collision centres.

  • Demonstrating your automotive paint experience along with your ability to conduct training programs and lead product demonstrations, you will conduct training in areas including, but not limited to, product demonstrations, troubleshooting, and color matching.

  • Communicating across the Refinish organization, you will work to drive customer retention, competitive conversions, and improved product performance, and development of new products.

  • Your ability to troubleshoot technical issues including application and color matching in collision centers will be essential as you partner with the R&D lab to identify and solve product complaints.

  • Your customer service focus will be employed when you travel to customer sites at least 50% of the time.

  • 5 years of technical experience within automotive coatings is ideal, Red Seal highly desirable

  • Minimum highschool diploma required

  • Ability to travel up to 50% of the time

  • Strong customer focus required

  • Experience in sales is an asset

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. We also provide engaging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your role.

Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

BASF is dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where our employees can be their authentic selves. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, place of origin, ethnic origin, colour, religion/creed, sex/pregnancy, marital status, family status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We seek to make our recruitment process accessible for applicants with disabilities. If you require accommodations or support throughout the recruitment process, please contact with the subject line “Recruitment Accommodation Request”.

Job: SALE - Sales

Organization: N-ECN/R-Automotive Refinish/Industrial Coatings-63020218

Title: Technical Service Specialist

Location: CAN-ON-Mississauga

Requisition ID: 2202273