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BASF Sr Project Engineer-Quincy, FL in Quincy, Florida

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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!

Sr Project Engineer – Quincy, FL

Where the Chemistry Happens…

We are seeking a professional like you who will be part of our process and project engineering team. This position is responsible for providing Project Management/Project Engineering services on assigned projects throughout the site. The Project Engineer must utilize all applicable BASF procedures, standards and meet all regulatory requirements in the execution of a product that achieves all design, cost, and schedule requirements.

Formula for Success

  • Develops project scopes, generates and/or obtains cost estimates, and prepares appropriation funding requests. Ensures that appropriate project safety reviews are completed as required both before and after approval. Utilizes applicable value-improving practices (VIP's) to optimize project scope and costs.

  • Seeks compliance with all environmental, safety, and health requirements, and promotes safe working environment for project execution.

  • Develops and maintains partnerships with assigned project manufacturing representatives to execute projects from initial scoping and funding, through detailed engineering and procurement, to startup and commissioning, and then final documentation and closure.

  • Requests and coordinates required process, design engineering and design resources (whether from the site, corporate groups or outside engineering vendors) to prepare engineering design deliverables and to procure equipment, fabricated materials, and services.

  • Adheres to current corporate and plant requirements for equipment/materials specifications and vendor preferences

  • Provides support as a discipline engineer for maintenance projects, based on engineering degree, background, or experience

  • Creates and maintains SAP project data entries, develops, and monitors project progress through scheduling and other tools, performs project status reporting, and controls spending through appropriate tracking, forecasting, and adjustments.

  • Performs procurement activities as required, including preparing specifications, issuing requisitions, evaluating bids, and dealing with vendors. Works with Procurement and complies with applicable guidelines.

  • Requests necessary construction and commissioning resources from Contractors and others as required to install the scope of work.

  • Monitors and supports construction activities to ensure that projects are completed according to the design deliverables, quality standards, and plant requirements, and that pre-startup safety reviews are conducted.

  • Follows through to ensure that Operations achieves a successful project startup, and that any project-related action items are completed.

  • Closes projects per guidelines, and ensures proper documentation of files, records, databases, and drawings to meet regulatory and BASF requirements.

  • Promotes identification of lessons learned from completed projects to improve work practices.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical, or Chemical Engineering

  • 5 years of experience in Engineering - Capital Project experience highly desirable

  • Practical, working knowledge of chemical processes, process equipment, and general project execution is required

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and participate effectively in a team environment

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and oral, and to build relationships with individuals at multiple levels of the organization

  • Strong technical and problem-solving ability

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple assignments at the same time while meeting the agreed upon schedule and results


  • Ability to innovate and sell ideas to improve the cost, schedule and execution of projects will be highly valued

  • SAP experience preferred

  • Project Engineering on Capital or Expense Projects experience is highly desirable

  • Practical, working knowledge of chemical processes, process equipment, and general project execution is required

  • Ability to participate effectively in a team environment

  • Ability to innovate and sell ideas to improve the cost, schedule, and execution of projects will be highly valued


  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 yrs of experience

  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, presentation)

  • Demonstrated strong housekeeping and safety mindset is required.

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 li (e 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: N-EDN/OU-Operations Quincy-60001281

Title: Sr Project Engineer-Quincy, FL

Location: FL-Quincy

Requisition ID: 2201087