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BASF Lab Technician in Seneca, South Carolina

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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.

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Lab Technician (1902217) – Seneca, SC

Formula for Success: You Will:

The laboratory technician performs routine, semi-routine, and/or moderately complex chemical and physical analyses on a variety of materials supporting production activities in a fast-paced, aggressive, customer-service environment; with variable demands and a steep learning curve.

Responsibilities Include:

• Setting up and operating a variety of simple to moderately complex laboratory equipment and instruments, within predefined parameters while working across multiple labs.

• Conducting chemical and physical laboratory tests to make qualitative and quantitative material analyses.

• Working with a high level of attention to detail and maintaining necessary records, accepting responsibility for all test results.

• Assisting with inventory control of chemicals and apparatuses.

• Troubleshooting analytical processes with guidance.

• Knowledge of safety regulations associated with chemical operations, working in compliance with all EHS standards

• Knowledge of proper material handling procedures.

• Ability to work with very hazardous chemicals daily; with proper respect for the inherent hazards and strict adherence to PPE or other safety requirements.

• An inquisitive attitude and deep respect for good quality control practices along with adherence to ISO standards.

• Completing (extensive) initial and ongoing on-the-job training as needed.

• Managing on-site customer requests.

• Manage multiple tasks and projects

• Effectively handle customer relations and communications

• Ability to work night shift – 5:45pm-6:00am on a rotating weekly 12 hour schedule

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

Basic Qualifications:

• High school diploma or GED

Preferred Qualifications:

• Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or related field

• Two years chemical industrial experience

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

BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: CCM/R-Production North America-63017050

Title: Lab Technician

Location: SC-Seneca

Requisition ID: 1902217

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