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BASF Senior I&E Engineer - Hannibal, MO in Palmyra, Missouri

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Senior I&E Engineer (2200200) – Hannibal, MO

Where the Chemistry Happens

The Senior I&E Engineer provides site technical support for instrumentation, electrical, and controls equipment. You will also assist in the proper design, procurement, and construction of capital and operational expense projects, usually <$15M, per regulatory and BASF standards. This includes interaction with other sites and North American personnel to review, validate, and provide feedback on new and revised BASF Technical Standards.

Formula for Success

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering plus 4 years of relevant experience

  • Your ability to work in a diverse team environment will be essential as you work closely with mechanics, operators, engineers, management, and global teams to solve problems and address systemic issues related to equipment reliability.

  • Your strong commitment to workplace safety will be evident as you understand local and national safety standards and collaborate in hazard risk analysis and safety assessments.

  • Through your strong technical competencies and experience in process safety, you will play a key role in engineering design and EHS reviews for capital projects, as well as provide support for the site’s Process Safety Information (PSI) for I&E documentation.

  • Leveraging your educational background and your technical professional experience in electrical and instrumentation, you will manage I&E design functions for capital and maintenance projects including the development of detailed design documentation necessary for complete definition and execution of the I&E scope.

  • Utilizing your education and experience in manufacturing, you will deliver troubleshooting support and recommendations to operations and maintenance on equipment repair/reliability, including emergency work reviews.

  • Your solid understanding of electrical and instrument equipment and plant manufacturing processes will be a valued asset as you provide engineering support for existing systems, including the preparation and/or modification of electrical and instrument drawings, data sheets, power and I/O wiring diagrams, P&IDs, field electrical and instrument specifications, calculations, charts, and graphs.

  • Your robust problem-solving ability will serve you well as you systematically troubleshoot issues related to I&E components and develop suitable solutions.

  • Leveraging your educational background and your technical professional experience, you will identify and recommend changes in the existing electrical power system to meet operational or department requirements, regulations, and improvements.

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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: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

Organization: APT/AHI-Operations IMI FFP & TC-63006705

Title: Senior I&E Engineer - Hannibal, MO

Location: MO-Palmyra

Requisition ID: 2200200