BASF Production Engineer in Newport, Delaware

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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 Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Production Engineer- Newport, DE

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are searching for a professional like you who will support daily facility operations. You will play a key role in ensuring that quality products are manufactured safely, in an environmentally sound manner, efficiently, and on time.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your proven educational and professional background in an Engineering discipline, you will own and define process safety hazard analysis, EHS operating systems, and manage documentation such as piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs).

  • Your strong project management skills will be a valued asset as you manage capital project development, including project scope and justification, for small local projects, as well as serve as the manufacturing representative on large capital project design teams.

  • Your working knowledge of Lean Six Sigma and continuous improvement processes will be useful as you identify improvement opportunities, develop and execute a plan to achieve them in a cost-effective and timely manner, and engage with senior leadership to sell the plan.

  • As a trusted resource for technical/problem-solving expertise, you will successfully assure the effectiveness and accuracy of operating procedures, and develop and implement Management of Change (MoC) protocols.

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: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-EDN-Dispersions and Pigments-63017727

Title: Production Engineer

Location: DE-Newport

Requisition ID: 1802845