BASF Lead Facility Technician – Maintenance in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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 and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

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!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

We are seeking a Lead Facility Technician – Maintenance to join our Agricultural Products Division (APN).

Lead Facility Technician – Maintenance – RTP, NC

The Lead Facility Technician – Maintenance is responsible for inspecting equipment, fixtures, and facilities for proper operation and working condition, and performing preventative maintenance as assigned through the SAP work order system.

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Maintain logs, manuals, records and other related documentation

  • Troubleshoot electrical, and mechanical malfunctions; Correct faults necessary to return equipment to service

  • Adjust, disassemble, repair, and reassemble complex equipment and machinery

  • Report serious problems to supervisor; Collaborate to develop solutions to problem conditions

  • Install, set-up, and test new equipment, fixtures and machinery

  • Operate Building Automation Systems to troubleshoot and maintain required environmental conditions throughout the facilities

  • Deliver courteous and effective customer service to the occupants of the buildings serviced

  • Manage contractors according to all corporate guidelines ensuring safety quality and cost effectiveness of work

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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

  • Associates Degree in industrial maintenance or related field -OR- High School Diploma/GED with significant related experience -OR- AA/HS/GED with completion of a recognized apprenticeship program in one or more trades

  • 5 years of minimum experience as facilities technician or equivalent in an industrial/commercial environment

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

  • In depth knowledge of the design, operation and repair of mechanical systems such as plumbing and HVAC

  • Experience with Building Automation Systems such as Siemens, Honeywell, JCI etc.

  • Valid driver's license

  • Chiller and cooling tower maintenance and operation proficiency

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-APN Crop Protection North America 60000060

Title: Lead Facility Technician – Maintenance

Location: NC-Research Triangle Park

Requisition ID: 1802479