BASF Center of Competence (CoC) Auxiliary Production Processes in Wyandotte, Michigan

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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.

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Center of Competence Auxiliary Production Processes (1900367) – Wyandotte, MI

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are looking for a professional like you to act as the Global Expert for Auxiliary Production Processes around the pre-polymer and post-processing steps within Cellasto. In this role, you will define global standards, identify improvement potential and drive harmonization implementation in all Cellasto plants. Furthermore, you will act as Regional Support for OpEx and LSS projects as well as process improvement topics specific to the Operations in North and South America. You will serve as the technological focal point for key Capital Projects and focus on know-how improvements and smart practice sharing across the global Cellasto operations community.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your educational and professional background in a Chemistry related discipline with experience in operations, process development and project management, you will use your knowledge of working in a global environment to create and implement standards across all parts of the operations community.

  • Successfully using your knowledge of Cellasto technologies and processes, you will (with a high grade of autonomy) drive change and standardization globally, as well as regionally.

  • Your commitment to continuous improvement will be a valued asset as you review established technologies to determine where upgrades should be applied, and initiate process improvement and engineering work to implement.

  • Your experience with Lean Six Sigma, OpEx and Capital Projects will enable you to quickly drive standards across the organization and implement key projects.

  • Demonstrating your excellent communication skills, you will quickly translate smart practices across the regions and act as Consultant to the regions during implementation.

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.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: G-PM/AO-Manufacturing-63010496

Title: Center of Competence (CoC) Auxiliary Production Processes

Location: MI-Wyandotte

Requisition ID: 1900367