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BASF Team Leader Engineering & Maintenance Excellence / Contractor Management (m/f/d) in Schwarzheide, Germany

Job Field : Engineering

Location : Schwarzheide,DEU

Company : BASF Schwarzheide GmbH

Job ID : EN57833657ONLE5

BASF Schwarzheide GmbH, which is situated between the nation's capital Berlin and the city of Dresden, produces functional materials and develops intelligent system solutions for global customers. We stand for innovation, digital transformation and sustainability. With our new technologies and operating principles, we have taken on a leading role within the BASF Group. Take the opportunity and help us design future-oriented solutions.

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Do you have questions about the application process or the job?

Mr. Jens Nguyen Hai (Talent Acquisition) Phone: +49 30 2005-58826

Please note that we do not return paper applications including portfolios. Therefore, please submit only copies and no originals.

The European Site & Verbund Management is continuously developing BASF's large European sites, thereby ensuring their competitiveness: We manage the perfect integration of infrastructure, operating services and logistics with production at each site. This ensures the basic supply of the business units, which can subsequently perform successfully on the market. In addition, we advise the companies in all respects relating to environmental protection, occupational and plant safety and regulatory approval.

What you can expect

Our newly established Technical Support Services team helps to ensure the availability of our production and infrastructure facilities with customer-oriented solutions and methods within the scope of Engineering & Maintenance Excellence and by assuming responsibility for contractor management.

  • Together with your 13-person team, you will establish transparency with regard to costs and budgets and will ensure compliance with rules, regulations and laws and the strategic alignment of Engineering & Maintenance and contractor management at the site.

  • Working closely with the production, asset management and operational maintenance teams and with our specific bodies, you will work with the subject area experts to develop R&D solution concepts geared toward real-world practice.

  • Taking the asset and maintenance strategy into account, you will ensure that our methods, tools, processes and quality assurance are applied in the case of both in-house and external services.

  • You will develop the contractor strategy, act as an interface with our partners under framework agreements and ensure compliance with the requirements of framework agreements.

  • Together with other BASF sites, you will further develop our tools and methods with the objective of maintenance excellence, introduce these and further develop contractor management practices at the site.

What we expect

  • Completed diploma or master's degree in engineering, preferably in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or computer science

  • Professional and management experience in the chemical industry

  • Knowledge in maintenance, project and contractor management

  • Excellent skills in German and English

We offer

  • Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

  • Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life.

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.