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BASF I/E Engineering Group Leader - Hannibal, MO in Palmyra, Missouri

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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!

I/E Engineering Group Leader (2103116)- Hannibal, MO

Where the Chemistry Happens

The EIC Group leader is responsible for all Electrical, Instrumentation & Control technical support, maintenance support, and project implementation activities at the Hannibal site, managing activities in the fields of Power Distribution, Electrical Safety and Code interpretation, Instrument Engineering, DCS, SIS, Advanced Process Control, Alarm Management, Instrument System related Process Optimization, and Operator/DCS Interface Optimization.

The EIC Group Leader is a working lead position blending management and individual contributor activities. You will manage Hannibal activities directly and also consult for sites/plants within the TES organization.

Formula for Success

  • Manages Process Control Engineers, E&I Engineers, and Technicians.

  • Estimates jobs and prepares capital projects as requested through engineering support requests. Serves as Discipline Lead and/or Project Manager as needed.

  • Provides technical management of plant Power Distribution Systems, including low, medium, and high voltages.

  • Designs instrumentation and controls to support ongoing plant improvements.

  • Serves as site technical expert for DCS, SIS, Advanced Process Control, Alarm Management, Automation Security, Instrumentation, Power Distribution, and Automation Process Optimization.

  • Supports Reliability programs.

  • Provides long term automation vision for site to improve site efficiency.

  • Participates in the BASF One Technical Community, including Centers of Expertise and Technical Community Projects.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • A Bachelor's degree in Chemical or Electrical Engineering and at least 7 years of progressively responsible industrial experience regarding chemical/petrochemical plant instrumentation and electrical systems -OR- an Associate’s Degree in a technical area and at least 15 years of progressively responsible industrial experience regarding chemical plant instrumentation and electrical systems.

  • Broad knowledge of DCS and SIS and demonstrated in-depth experience with at least one manufacturer, preferably DeltaV.

  • Experience implementing new or replacement DCS/SIS projects as the Discipline Lead and/or Project Manager.

  • Broad knowledge of the Process Control tools available for the chemical or petrochemical industry.

  • Experience with Fieldbus, Profibus, and DeviceNet.

  • Experience implementing EIC projects as Discipline Lead and/or Project Manager.

  • Experience with power distribution in an industrial environment, including expertise with short circuit evaluation, power coordination, and arc flash studies.

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.

For more information on BASF located in Hannibal, MO, please view the following link:

Job: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: APT/AH-HAN Site Management-60000936

Title: I/E Engineering Group Leader - Hannibal, MO

Location: MO-Palmyra

Requisition ID: 2103116