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BASF Engineer for PLT safety devices (m/f/d) in Würzburg, Germany

Job Field : Engineering

Location : Würzburg,DEU

Company : BASF Coatings GmbH

Job ID : EN58252727ONLE5

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position?

Ms. Gesa Schrader (Talent Acquisition) Phone no.: +49 (0)30 2005 5781, Mail:

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents

Learn more about BASF Coatings GmbH at

In the Coatings Division, we are focused on the development, production and marketing of a variety of coating solutions - from applied surface technologies to automotive paints. Working in global teams, we promote innovation, design and new applications in order to meet our partners' needs. The "Innovation Beyond Paint" program rounds off our portfolio. It is aimed at the development of new markets and business models.

What you can expect

  • As a PLT safety engineer, you will check, plan and install safety-relevant equipment in accordance with SIL requirements, initiate conversion measures and prepare the corresponding documentation.

  • You will plan investment and repair projects and take care of their implementation.

  • Further, you will also support the process control systems (PCS) and the automation technology on site.

  • You will support the processes of maintenance and energy optimization.

  • As a contact person for electrotechnical topics, you advise the companies at the location as internal customers.

What we expect

  • University degree in electrical engineering or automation technology

  • At least five years of professional experience with PCT safety equipment (including planning, design, maintenance and documentation)

  • Good knowledge of automation systems (Siemens Simatic S7 and PCS 7)

  • Fluent in both German and English

  • Strong customer orientation

  • Ideally experience with drive, energy and explosion protection technology and basic knowledge of process technology

We offer

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.

  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.

  • Health and wellbeing programs to help you achieve better health and work-life balance.

  • Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one.