Whether you are looking to join BASF as a laboratory technician, agricultural scientist, construction engineer, electrician, MBA graduate, lawyer or production worker, you’ll find a host of exciting career opportunities within the areas of research and development, technology and production, and corporate and other functions.

Apr 23, 2018
**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 with strong emphasis on process safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities we operate in. BASF is always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. Where the Chemistry Happens… Plant Trainee – Wyandotte, Michigan – (1705350) The Wyandotte Thermoplastic Polyurethane Technician is responsible for the following: + Perform all shipping and receiving tasks associated with packaging of finished goods. + Perform fork truck duties. + Operate extruders, feeders, and other equipment associated with the production of TPU. + Demonstrate safe and efficient performance of daily tasks ensuring adherence to all site and plant standards. + Operate plant equipment in a manner and condition to safely produce quality product. + Maintain housekeeping at an excellent level. + Perform equipment, safety, and other required checks in an accurate, neat, and timely manner. + Effectively participate in creation of JSA’s, 6S and all lean initiatives. + Contribute to the success of plant goals and objectives through participation on EHS and/or team activities to further advance the qualities of a High-Performance Organization. + Contribute to the success of plant goals & objectives through participation in activities to further advance safety, quality, costs, productivity and morale throughout the plant. The expectations of our TPU Plant Trainee’s are as follows: + “Safety is first priority” mindset + Willingness and ability to create and adapt to change + Competencies of accountability and ownership + Meet or exceed standard for attendance + Ability to learn and perform a variety of tasks in support of plant operations + Flexibility in changing own and others work priorities as short notice + Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills + Coordination with people and teams within unit and beyond unit; good team player + Assists in helping others complete tasks while effectively completing own tasks + Good troubleshooting and problem-solving skills + Demonstrated proficiency in plant work + Effective time management and organizational skills to efficiently manage daily activities + General knowledge of handling both manual and automatic controls + Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot systems and identify likely problems. + Mature dependable judgment when dealing with others. Exhibits good judgment in asking for help. Our TPU Plant Employees work an attractive 12 hour rotating shift schedule. Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You… Basic Qualifications: + 6 months of manufacturing, production, assembly, light industrial or equivalent experience + High School diploma or equivalent education Preferred Qualifications: + Experience working in a chemical manufacturing plant + Fork-lift and/or pallet jack experience + Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, SAP) + Strong math skills 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:** _N-PMN-Performance Materials NA_ **Title:** _Plant Trainee - Thermoplastic Polyurethane Manufacturing_ **Location:** _MI-Wyandotte_ **Requisition ID:** _1705350_
BSAF Wyandotte, MI
Apr 23, 2018
**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 with strong emphasis process safety, as well as 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. **Where the Chemistry Happens…** **Mixer Lead Operator - Day Shift (1705537)** **DESCRIPTION** **You will lead the work activities of assigned Mixing operators team safely and reliability to produce products. Your primary focus is to maintain a safe and reliable work area while leading assigned team to meet mix operations daily scheduled output as directed by the shift supervisor. Your secondary effort will be to learn and become qualified on PreMix operations.** **ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS** + **Follow all appropriate Environmental Protection, Safety, Health and Quality (ESHQ) policies. Wears prescribed Personal Protective equipment and ensures that prescribed safeguards are properly used.** + **Immediately identifies unsafe acts or conditions and escalates to his/her supervisor and takes immediate interim steps to protect himself/herself and others from serious risk. Understands that Safety and Environmental responsibility is a major part of BASF’s Vision and Guiding Principles.** + **Execute daily operating plans in conjunction with and under the supervision of the shift’s Supervisor.** + **Lead and direct assigned Mixing team personnel in observance of safe practices and good housekeeping, taking necessary corrective steps and instructing personnel as required.** + **Perform housekeeping duties to ensure proper presentation of facility and grounds at all times. Perform regulatory audits and required duties to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations and company policies and procedures. Perform production waste handler duties in accordance with Hazardous Waste Policy.** + **Direct equipment and process adjustments based on previous shift activities and supervisor direction, review of operator's and supervisor's logs, area safety and cleanliness physical surveys, and laboratory test results, and records all production and operational data in logs provided.** + **Lead work activities of Mixing team’s shift personnel, in operating equipment and processes (i.e. chemical reactors, pre-mix tanks, finish mix tanks, etc...) using materials which are flammable, corrosive, hazardous, and toxic in nature to produce products.** + **Work with peer leads, shift supervisor, engineering, and maintenance personnel in priority setting and equipment repairs; and for timeliness of equipment preparation for maintenance** + **Instruct and train new operators and keeps the shifts up to date on Management of Change issues and procedural revisions and required regulatory training** + **Provide regular coaching/mentoring to Mixing team operators and works well with others in a team environment.** + **Direct/Lead operations, shutdowns, and start-ups to prevent damage to equipment due to potentially flammable/toxic material** + **Must understand and follow all quality initiatives and processes for ISO 9000, ISO 14000 and other ISO regulations, procedures and processes as they pertain to job responsibilities.** + **Perform any other duties or tasks assigned by supervision.** + **The work hours for Day shifts (5:00AM – 5:30PM) on site rotating shift schedule.** **KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:** **Works well with others and alone, can follow procedures and written directions, can work with minimal supervision, ability to perform basic math with or without a calculator, ability to work different shifts, familiarity with mixing and color matching equipment preferred, can set-up and perform minor repairs to frequently used equipment** **ACCOUNTABILITIES:** **Meet daily manufacturing output goals and objectives, prepare products which meet product quality specifications, work in accordance with company policies** **and procedures including regulatory and human resource related subject matter. Work in a safe and compliant manner.** **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 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.** **Qualifications** + **High School Diploma or equivalent with a minimum 5 years of production operations experience in a chemical/petrochemical or other similar manufacturing industry is required.** + **2 years of leadership/supervisory or equivalent experience preferred** + **Strong Leadership Skills required to direct Operators to produce quality chemicals in a safe and cost effective manner** + **Strong Coaching Skills required to develop Operators in the understanding of the chemical plant operation and to grow our understanding of technical and business issues** + **Strong interpersonal skills are required to interface with Daily Operations Team (DOT), Daily Support Team (DST), Technical Engineering Services Team (TES), Lab, Technology Group, contractors, and outside vendors** + **Strong technical problem solving skills to help in the resolution of problems in the different manufacturing areas that effect plant performance** **Job:** **_PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians_** **Organization:** **_N-EBN-Construction Chemicals North America_** **Title:** **_Mixer Lead Operator - Day Shift_** **Location:** **_CO-Brighton_** **Requisition ID:** **_1705537_**
BSAF Brighton, CO
Apr 23, 2018
Specialist Trial Management Europe (m/f) Job Field:Research & Development Location:Ludwigshafen, DE Company:BASF Jobmarkt GmbH Job Type:Temporary Job ID:EN56769858_ONLE_3 We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and play. Learn more about BASF SE at http://on.basf.com/Headquarters What you can expect In our unit Technical Management Europe, you will be in charge of providing technical support to the technical managers to ensure fast and cost effective product development work. + Assessing trial data and presenting results using graphical and statistical methods as well as IT systems to relevant communities is one of your core tasks. + Your know-how on trial results will lead to conclusions being business critical for optimum product performance and positioning. + Additionally, you will help to establish GAPs, to compile bio-dossiers and to support relevant communities while transferring gathered knowledge. + For field trials being managed either internally or externally, you will organize trial protocols according to relevant EU guidance documents and assure in time delivery of test samples. + Your support of regulatory and political activities is crucial to influence the development of new guidelines. What we expect + You have earned a degree (M.Sc./Diploma) in agricultural sciences or biology and have profound knowledge in agronomy and crop protection as well as biometry and statistics. + You are confident in giving presentations and are versed in using your good English and German language skills on a daily basis at work. + You are well acquainted with the standard IT applications, while your personal strengths also include analytical thinking, structured working and collaboration for achievement. We offer Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team. Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.
BSAF Ludwigshafen, DEU
Apr 23, 2018
Senior Specialist Economic Intelligence (m/f) Job Field:Inhouse Consulting Location:Ludwigshafen, DE Company:BASF SE Job Type:Permanent Job ID:EN56743686_ONLE_3 We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time. Learn more about BASF SE at http://on.basf.com/Headquarters What you can expect Our Economic Intelligence unit prepares economic analyses of more than 70 countries and regions. Our reports are used to make decisions throughout the BASF Group. + You will perform macroeconomic industry and country analyses and participate in the development of long-term scenarios. + You will prepare forecasts for specific countries and industries and independently evaluate location-related factors with an eye to competitiveness. + In addition, you will analyze the chemistry market and the relevant surroundings based on economic policy criteria. + You will provide support during the planning of strategies, prepare information for the management and maintain close ties with country areas, associations and research institutions What we expect + You have a degree in business and economics and have several years of relevant professional experience in analyzing economic issues. + You have been able to advance your knowledge of economics in various fields of application. + You have experience with economic data analysis and are a proficient user of MS Office applications; in particular, you have excellent MS Excel skills. + You are highly accurate and detailed in your work and value an autonomous working style. + You are persuasive when speaking with others 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. Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.
BSAF Ludwigshafen, DEU
Apr 23, 2018
**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 with strong emphasis process safety, as well as 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. Where the Chemistry Happens… Maintenance I & E Planner – 1800145 – Kankakee, IL The Maintenance Planner position is responsible for the effective and efficient planning of resources to conduct maintenance activities which result in safe work order execution, efficient asset downtime and optimum asset life cycle costs. In order to fulfill these responsibilities, the Planner is empowered to manage work priority, develop job plans, define parts and materials, define craft and skills and engage the proper resources to develop a safe, effective and efficient work control plan based on the Target Start Date and Priority of Production Approved, non-emergency work requests. The Planner provides equipment related expertise and technical guidance to improve PM, PdM and CBM activities along with MRO management. The Planner will also manage non-stock spare parts on hand. The Planner will also monitor department and asset metrics relevant to effective job planning to continually improve performance and will promote a reliable cost-effective culture. Additionally, the Planner will: + Scope out repair method in the field and capture it via job plans for technicians + Review historical data to improve job plans and repair methods + Understand planning criticality and apply the concept on emergent or planned jobs to adhere timelines + Obtain and maintain low cost planning through our vendors & suppliers + Maintain a 2-week planned working schedule prioritized by the + Maintain strict adherence to our MOC process in reference to planning + Enter, track and maintain the PR/PO process + Maintain metric compliance standards 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 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… Basic Qualifications: + High School Diploma or GED + 1 year electrical and / or instrumentation experience + 1 year SAP and / or other CMMS experience Preferred Qualifications: + 2 year degree with an electrical or instrumentation background + Excellent Safety Performance + Strong verbal & written communication skill with multiple levels in the organization and external suppliers + Strong decision-making skills + Time management skills & strong work ethic + Strong maintenance technical skills + Knowledge with MS Word & Excel 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:** _(EN)-Nutrition & Health_ **Title:** _Maintenance I & E Planner_ **Location:** _IL-Kankakee_ **Requisition ID:** _1800145_
BSAF Kankakee, IL
Apr 23, 2018
**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 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. And 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…_ You will be part of the Corporate Engineering Services Department and will provide cost control support for turnarounds and capital projects throughout North America. Turnaround Cost Control Engineer Senior – Port Arthur, TX 1800085 _Formula for Success: You Will…_ + Provide cost control for turnarounds and large capital investments of various size and complexity. + Actively participate in the overall cost control process, ensuring proper progress tracking and change management systems are in place, and effectively functioning in construction and detailed engineering phases of projects. + Provide proper variance explanation and root causes analysis of changes. + Develop turnaround estimates, turnaround and project cost forecasts, and preparation of turnaround and project cost reports. + Assist in the development and improvement of cost controlling tools and processes. + Display strong analytical skills to allow for proper assessments of projects to identify potential issues. In addition, support development and recommend solutions via communication and support with Project Management. + Work both independently and with a team in carrying out a project’s cost control and forecasting. + Perform studies, analysis, and bid analysis for complex service contracts. + Manage audits of invoices. + Evaluate field change orders and validate contractor estimate and pricing. + Develop and support of contracting strategy for large capital projects efforts. _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…_ + Bachelor’s degree Engineering, Construction Management, Finance/Accounting, or another technical degree, with a minimum of 7 years professional experience. + At least 5 years of experience in turnaround and/or capital project cost control. + Ability to work in a diverse team environment; strong collaborative skills. + Strong analytical ability, combined with solid focus on quality and detail. + Excellent computer and communications skills, verbal and written. + Chemical plant experience is a plus. + Demonstrated strong initiative and self-starter. + Knowledge of SAP maintenance and project systems is preferred. + Working knowledge of engineering, procurement, accounting, and construction with a minimum of 5 years of experience in turnaround cost control desired. BASF recognizes Institutions of Higher Education that are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent This position requires all candidates to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. **Job:** _ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service_ **Organization:** _N-FTN-Engineering/Maintenance North America_ **Title:** _TAR Cost Control Engineer, Sr_ **Location:** _TX-Port Arthur_ **Requisition ID:** _1800085_
BSAF Port Arthur, TX
Apr 23, 2018
**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 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. And 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 Site Reliability Engineer to function out of our Port Arthur, TX facility. Although this role is not discipline-specific, it will have a long-term and strategic focus within a multi-discipline environment. Site Reliability Engineer (1705513) – Port Arthur, TX _Formula for Success: You Will…_ + Drive reliability performance using appropriate and effective tools and techniques, while striving to change the culture to a more proactive approach to reliability. + Provide technical support to Production and Maintenance personnel. + Lead or participate in Root Cause Failure Analyses and monitor KPI data for early identification and resolution of reliability issues. _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…_ + Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical Engineering. + Plant engineering experience in the refining, petrochemical, or chemical industries. + Experience in reliability, stationary equipment, predictive/preventative maintenance, and maintenance systems preferred. + Troubleshooting, root cause analysis, inspection, and testing experience desired. + Chemical plant experience is highly beneficial. + Strong communications, interpersonal skills, initiative, follow up, analysis, and problem assessment skills. + Ability to impact and influence peers + Demonstrated skills in collaboration and teamwork. + Proficiency in MS Office, Outlook, and SAP. + Ability to focus, plan, and organize with a long-term outlook. **Job:** _ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service_ **Organization:** _N-CPN-Petrochemicals North America_ **Title:** _Site Reliability Engineer – Port Arthur, TX_ **Location:** _TX-Port Arthur_ **Requisition ID:** _1705513_
BSAF Port Arthur, TX
Apr 23, 2018
**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 with strong emphasis on process safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities we operate in. BASF is always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. Where the Chemistry Happens… Wyandotte Resin Quality Assurance Technician – Wyandotte, Michigan – (1705588) This position reports to the Wyandotte Resins Quality Group Leader. The Quality Assurance Technician is responsible for quality assurance testing of raw materials, intermediates, and finished product streams for the Wyandotte Resin and Dispersion Plant (WYDR) by conducting analytical testing on resins, resin cuts and emulsions in support of a 24/7 ISO 9001:2015 manufacturing operation. Evaluation of analytical data testing is based on both internal and external specifications. Daily responsibilities will include: + Evaluate incoming Raw Materials + Interact with the Operations Team to expedite shipment to customers utilizing SAP + Perform key tests include the safe, accurate and timely measurement of non-volatile, pH, viscosity, sediment, optical density, acid number, particle determination, bacteria determination, and free monomer by gas chromatography. + Utilize analytical methodology and an insight into problem solving on a daily basis. Our Quality Assurance Technicians will be expected to: + Follow both written and verbal instructions, as well as all applicable safety procedures including wearing correct personal protective equipment. + Exhibit excellent oral and written communication skills + Have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team environment and interact with management and employees within the organization. + On occasion, will lift up to 49 lbs. + Work on a 12-hour rotating shift with 24/7 coverage Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You… Basic Qualifications: + High School diploma or equivalent education + 2 years laboratory experience operating various controlled lab equipment and instruments (college laboratory experience is acceptable) + 1 year experience in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook) Preferred Qualifications: + Associates Degree in Chemistry or 2 year Technical degree in Analytical Testing, Chemistry or related field. + Knowledge of SPC + Knowledge of ISO certification + Manufacturing industry experience + Emulsion polymerization products, laboratory testing and practices. + Experience with SAP. + Experience running GC, HPLC, NIR, Viscometers, spectrophotometers, and other wet chemistry instruments. 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:** _QUMA - Quality Mgmt & Assurance_ **Organization:** _N-EDN-Dispersions North America_ **Title:** _Wyandotte Resin Quality Assurance Technician I_ **Location:** _MI-Wyandotte_ **Requisition ID:** _1705588_
BSAF Wyandotte, MI
Apr 23, 2018
Master thesis Candidate Optimization of the Global Procurement Strategy & its Implementation (m Job Field:Procurement Location:Ludwigshafen, DE Company:BASF SE Job Type:Thesis Job ID:EN56801327_ONLE_3 We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time. Learn more about BASF SE at http://on.basf.com/Headquarters What you can expect In your role as a master´s degree candidate within our unit, you will work on the following topic: From Strategy to Implementation - Analysis of Strategic Purchasing Measures and their Influence in Implementation. + Based on current theories and research findings, you will gain an overview of strategic leverage factors and their impact. + You will enhance BASF´s procurement strategy process by challenging the current setup and propose strategic directions to further develop both process and implementation. + You will provide evidence for your theory and review the measures through interview rounds with purchasing specialists worldwide. What we expect + You have earned above-average grades in your studies of business and economics or a comparable discipline with a focus on marketing or purchasing. + You are a proficient user of the standard MS Office applications. + In dialogue with internal and external interfaces you convince with your strong communication skills in English, German language skills are a plus. + A high level of personal initiative and an independent working style complete your profile. We offer From day one you will be part of the BASF family. You will get involved in challenging fields of activity and have the opportunity to work on exciting projects in an interdisciplinary environment. Depending on the location of the respective group company you will get to know BASF and participate in various workshops and guided tours. In this way you will make numerous interesting experiences and get a deep insight into the world´s leading chemical company. Information regarding internships: on.basf.com/internship Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.
BSAF Ludwigshafen, DEU
Apr 23, 2018
Accounts Payable Accountant in E2E (m/f) Job Field:Finance & Accounting Location:Berlin, DE Company:BASF Services Europe GmbH Job Type:Temporary Job ID:EN56728462_ONLE_4 We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. Located in the heart of Berlin, BASF Services Europe brings together an international team of around 1,500 colleagues, with over 50 different nationalities, working in our Finance, Controlling, HR and Procurement departments. The performance and expertise of over 200 of our BASF companies in the whole of Europe are collected together in our BASF Shared Service Center. Learn more about BASF Services Europe GmbH at http://on.basf.com/ServicesEuropeEN What you can expect The Accounts Payable unit provides professional invoice management for European BASF Group companies and is involved, through close cooperation with purchasing and the local finance units, in the creation of an optimized Purchase-to-Pay process chain. + You will contribute your expertise in global projects within the Purchase-to-Pay process chain. + In line with the continuous improvement process, you will independently identify potential for optimization and initiate improvement measures, particularly with increased use of new technologies such as automation and robotics. + As part of an end-to-end consideration, you will provide support in process analysis, clarification of requirements and preparation and global coordination of change requests. What we expect + You have a degree in business informatics or business and economics and have solid skills in the area of checking invoices and in purchasing. + Thanks to your several years of professional experience, you are a proficient user of SAP MM, FI/CO and MS Office and especially of Excel and database systems (SQL). + You have initial experience with translating functional requirements into technical concepts, and you have already amassed project experience through your activities to date. + You contribute your excellent English and German language skills productively within our intercultural teams. + Shaping matters rather than simply administering them: You act independently and actively advance processes, are assertive and maintain a level head even in tough situations. + Please state your salary expectations and availability in your cover letter. We offer + In our Berlin office, you will be given the opportunity to shape your own personal development, while making a profound impact on our European services. + Receiving on-the-job training through our "Buddy System", you will be able to benefit from flexible working hours. + As part of our dynamic team, you have the chance to engage and experience diversity & inclusion on a daily basis as well as contribute your ideas to the worldwide BASF network. Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.
BSAF Berlin, DEU
Apr 23, 2018
Global Specialist Building Information Modelling & IT Technical (m/f) Job Field:IT / Information Management Location:Mannheim, DE Company:BASF Construction Solutions GmbH Job Type:Permanent Job ID:EN56751254_ONLE_2 We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. The employees of the BASF Construction Solutions GmbH play a central role in maintaining and expanding BASF's leading position by focusing on key technologies in the construction industry as well as in other strategic areas. Working closely with our internal and external partners, we provide solutions for future success. Learn more about BASF Construction Solutions GmbH at http://on.basf.com/ConstructionEN What you can expect In our unit Construction Chemicals Innovation/Tech you will develop recommendations from our business unit in alignment with internal stakeholders and implement the BIM IT infrastructure globally. + You will lead work packages for near-term understanding of activities underway in some countries of our unit and support efficient establishment of data management systems, procedures and processes to support BIM activities. + You will develop and implement measures to most efficiently and effectively and establish a BIM presence in the relevant markets among core users. + You will foster a representation of our unit in relevant committees and develop BIM strategies for national implementations and industry organizations for target users. + You will lead IT work packages, the efforts to define standards for BIM objects and the development of solutions for customer interactions with IT solutions (e.g. plugins and apps) for specific BIM challenges. + Furthermore you will provide trainings to sales, marketing, specification, business development communities and customers as required. What we expect + You hold a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or an advanced degree. + You have a combination of at least five years of working experience in IT-related consulting roles with two years of experience in Autodesk, Revit or a similar BIM system, with hands-on design experience with heavy focus on IT and data management. + You have practical experience in the use of digital planning methods, specifically BIM and you are familiar with database, platform management and ideally app development. + Moreover you have the ability to work with multi-disciplinary teams and you can convince with your presentation skills by giving workshops with theoretical and practical content. We offer + Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team. + Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company. Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.
BSAF Mannheim, DEU
Apr 23, 2018
**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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future! **_Where the Chemistry Happens…_** We are currently searching for a motivated Manager of Digital Farming for our BASF Agricultural Solutions business (AP) in Research Triangle Park, NC. **_Manager, Digital Farming (1705310)_** **_Formula for Success: You Will…_** … The Digital Farming Manager for Agricultural Solutions North America is an experienced manager and strategic leader responsible for the long-term definition, development and governance of digital strategy. The Digital Farming Manager is accountable for coordinating with global AP and local markets to determine ecosystem fit for crop specific decision support tools, develop market strategies to commercialize, and integrate digital tools into BASF total solutions. This role has responsibility for leading new business development activities cross-functionally (marketing, agronomy, market development, commercial) and coordinates work of project managers to ensure alignment as solutions are positioned, developed, tested and deployed in US and Canada. + Partner with customer experience strategy and corporate communications to develop and deploy a compelling communications plan to bring digital solutions to life + Key regional leader in the AP Digital Excellence and in each business unit (US Crop, P&SS, Canada). Key leader in the global digital excellence team. Organizes global core team meetings, actively contributes to executive updates, etc. + Identify market drivers, trends, opportunities for digital; develop digital for long-term profitable growth; responsible for investment decision recommendations; managing cross regional core teams, etc. + Lead cross-business unit engagement to develop strategies for embedding digital by aligning business strategies for a digital world. Develop digital strategy with clear direction, management, and positioning of key products. + Drive alignment and execution across 3 lines of businesses to best position digital for long term growth levers. + Lead new business development activities, make brand building strategies and identify potential market segments. Conduct financial evaluations, NPV, business case, etc.) of digital investments for North America with alignment to global. + Liaise with enterprise strategy team to facilitate alignment between digital initiatives and BASF North American Agriculture Solutions strategy imperatives + Create dedicated portfolio management for all digital initiatives. Assess portfolio of digital projects for their progress against scope, acceleration plan, timeline, and benefit capture. Develop the portfolio roadmap across the region with responsibility to give clear direction on how digital will be used to grow sales profitably. + Understand and communicate regional business priorities to the digital office and to relevant technology functions + Develop digital competitive intelligence across industries to inform digital strategy roadmap + Act as digital strategy champion and lead communications to internal and external audiences + Institutionalize digital governance & steering efforts in the region to foster transparency and sharing/re-use to be more ambitious in the definition of the benefits from digital initiatives + Determine regional digital metrics, accelerate roll-out and advance “must win battles” + This position is part of a job family. The successful candidates will be hired at a level that matches their knowledge, skills, abilities and experience. **_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. For further information on Agricultural Products with BASF, please select: BASF: Create Chemistry with the Agricultural Products Division **_As a leader for BASF, you are expected to…_** Play a key role in creating value for the company through people. Our top candidate will be expected to enable greater personal success among our employees through quality people development, coaching, and performance management. Leaders at BASF are role models to help employees develop the competencies needed to implement BASF's strategy. Our expectation is that leaders will coach and develop team members to reach their full potential, and support relevant development assignments, opportunities and moves while motivating and challenging employees to drive high performance. Our leaders must be committed to "hiring the best" internally and externally at the same time they are creating an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity. Finally, a leader at BASF must establish and support our safety culture in which all accidents are preventable. BASFRS **_Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…_** + Master Degree (in Agronomy, Marketing or Business Administration desired) + 10 years top tier management consulting experience or new business development experience focusing on technology plus ideally post-consulting experience in an internal strategy, Digital, or digital farming role. + 10 years practical technology experience. + Proven success working in an innovative environment and in the development of digital products and services. + Experience working in a complex global organization with proven effectiveness operating in a global company spanning multiple business units. + Understanding of Agronomy and use of IT tools. + Effective communication and influencing skills. + Strong agricultural business orientation, and marketing knowledge + Proven ability to translate broad corporate next generation strategies into clear, specific business deliverables and solutions + Demonstrated ability to synthesize the evolving future of the agricultural industry, including developing insights into customer and channel trends and disruptive technology, using data and evidence to define impact on businesses and/or a relevant sector **_We Also Look For…_** + PhD (in Data Science or Agronomy) + CCA (Certified Crop Advisor) + Agricultural focus preferred **Job:** _MARK - Marketing_ **Organization:** _N-APN-Crop Protection North America_ **Title:** _Manager, APN Digital Farming_ **Location:** _NC-Research Triangle Park_ **Requisition ID:** _1705310_
BSAF Research Triangle Park, NC
Apr 23, 2018
**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 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.** **And 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 Coatings Process Leader to function out of our Fremont, CA location.** **Lead Service Representative (1705430)** **_Formula for Success: You Will…_** **You will direct and lead the efforts of a BASF field service team at a customer assembly plant. In addition, you will support the sales of BASF products and services by monitoring the use of products in the customer’s applications, responding to customer requirements, and enforcing product quality/performance specifications. You also will support new product/application development and launches.** **In addition, you will demonstrate the technical and professional expertise to enhance the reputation of BASF with the customer. You will monitor and control key performance indicators within product service environments to drive problem resolution and product improvement initiatives that are critical to customer performance expectations.** **·** **Lead, develop, and train the field service team on site.** **·** **Manage daily customer communications and conflict.** **·** **Select, hire, and develop talent in the field service team.** **·** **Drive the performance of BASF´s products and services.** **·** **Manage material forecasting and inventory management.** **·** **Support BASF product launches and optimizations.** **_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…** + **Bachelor’s degree and at least 5 years of experience working with automotive OEMs on a technical level or relevant experience; OR Associate’s degree and at least 7 years of experience working with automotive OEMs on a technical level or relevant experience; OR a High School Diploma/Equivalent and at least 10 years of manufacturing plant experience.** + **A minimum of 4 years of coatings experience and 6 years of leadership experience (including management of diverse teams).** + **Computer skills including Microsoft Office (e.g., Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and SAP.** + **Coatings knowledge including paint application, understanding of customer’s quality and performance requirements, defect identification, and launching of products and paint shops.** + **Problem identification, troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and resolution skills.** + **Leading, developing, and training of people and teams and strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.** + **Must be willing to work off-shift and weekends as necessary.** **BASFRSR** **Job:** **_ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service_** **Organization:** **_N-ECN-Coatings Solutions North America_** **Title:** **_Coatings Process Leader - Fremont, CA (on-site at Tesla)_** **Location:** **_CA-Fremont_** **Requisition ID:** **_1705430_** **Other Locations:** **_US-CA-Fremont_**
BSAF Fremont, CA
Apr 23, 2018
**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 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. And 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…_ This is a reliability-focused Instrument and Electrical Engineering job. The role is long-term and strategic-focused and has responsibility to drive reliability performance using the most appropriate and effective tools and techniques. This position also provides technical support to Production and Maintenance personnel, leads or participates in Root Cause Failure Analyses (RFCAs), and monitors Key Performance Indicator (KPI) data for early identification and resolution of reliability issues. Instrument and Electrical Reliability Engineer (1703979) – Geismar, LA _Formula for Success: You Will…_ + Apply appropriate reliability tools to drive improvements, optimize costs, and improve AE (e.g., Bad Actor Program, FMEA, RBI, RBM, RCM, Reliability Roadmap). + Ensure development of Critical Equipment list and Critical Spares Inventory. This includes monitoring and optimizing the stores system by considering site-wide needs. + Monitor Maintenance and Reliability KPIs and metrics for proactive identification and resolution of reliability issues. + Lead RCFAs and corrective actions for complex and/or repetitive problems in coordination with Asset Management. + Participate in the Bad Actor Program and create action plans for improving reliability in coordination with Asset Management. + Research and communicate new technologies and maintenance practices to improve asset availability and optimize costs. + Provide technical leadership and oversight to non-control system I & E services, such as Grounding and Bonding and Thermography, PDMA testing (motor diagnostic testing), and CMMS. + Conduct periodic review and writing of instrument/electrical standards, procedures, and guidelines. + Initiate and/or modify predictive and preventive maintenance programs as necessary in their area (may include the following): + Instrument diagnostic analysis using smart instrumentation + Valve diagnostics using smart positioners + Loop performance monitoring for critical loops + IR surveys + Partial stroke valve usage + Non-destructive testing of electrical circuits (e.g., PDMA, partial discharge, etc.) + Review electrical studies for weaknesses in the plant configuration + CMMS (vision--On-line asset management system for instrumentation systems) + Implementing and Utilizing FRACAS + Review Priority 1&2 notifications/work orders for reliability improvement opportunities. _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…_ + Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Chemical Engineering required. + At least 7 years of related engineering experience in either a chemical/petrochemical or refinery operation required. + Sound technical knowledge of instrumentation, electrical, and mechanical equipment. + Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills. + Thorough understanding of reliability methods and procedures, combined with electrical systems experience up to 480 volts is a plus. + An understanding of best practices for maintenance processes including, but not limited to Risk-Based assessment, Total Productive Maintenance, and Reliability-Based Inspections is also an important asset for this position. + Knowledge of SAP and how it is used to track costs and maintenance history will be needed, but can be a developmental skill. This position requires the incumbent to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security. BASF recognizes Institutions of Higher Education that are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent. **Job:** _ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service_ **Organization:** _N-FTN-Engineering/Maintenance North America_ **Title:** _Instrument and Electrical Reliability Engineer_ **Location:** _LA-Geismar_ **Requisition ID:** _1703979_
BSAF Geismar, LA
Apr 23, 2018
Coatings Young Professional (m/f) - Japan Job Field:Engineering Location:Münster, DE Company:BASF Coatings GmbH Job Type:Permanent Job ID:EN56310323_ONLE_6 We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. BASF has been a committed partner to Greater China since 1885. With major investments in Nanjing, Shanghai and Chongqing, BASF is one of the largest foreign investors in the Chinese chemical industry, and maintains the BASF Asia Pacific Innovation Campus in Shanghai as a research and development hub for the Asia Pacific region. What you can expect Starting in April 2019, this tailor-made program will prepare you for assignments at BASF's Coatings division in Japan with challenging tasks, exciting projects, international exposure and responsibility from day one. + During the first 12 months of on-the-job training in Japan, you will become a part of our BASF family and get an overview of our products, processes and your future working environment. + Another 12 months overseas training will provide precious insights into the variety of our worldwide company operations and connect you globally in our organization. + As Coatings Young Professional you will participate in a well-conceived training network and receive constant support from your personal guide and mentor. What we expect + You have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in an Engineering or Science discipline. + You possess excellent communication skills with good command of written and spoken English. + First intercultural experience as well as work experience from internships complete your profile. + You are a self-starting and motivated person who enjoys working independently in a challenging environment. We offer From the very first day, we will support your further professional development as a specialist or manager with excellent career opportunities in an international company. You will have the opportunity to learn about your own skills and to grow personally as well as gain international working experience through a rotation abroad. Expect on-going support from your personal mentor from management as well as regular feedback meetings throughout the program. For your professional and personal development we offer comprehensive training modules to prepare you for every challenge ahead. Your employment will be based on a local working contract with BASF in Japan. Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.
BSAF Münster, DEU
Apr 23, 2018
**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. And 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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future! _Where the Chemistry Happens…_ The Senior Team Leader - Bioinformatics will lead a team of experienced bioinformaticians focused on the analysis of raw data generated through sequencing of DNA, RNA, and proteins. This includes the processing, analysis, integration, and visualization of data, as well as functional annotations. The Bioinformatics team leader ensures workflow automation, pathway analysis including data visualization networks. Bioinformatics, Senior Team Leader (1701882) – San Diego, CA The Senior Team Leader will closely interact with other scientists. In addition, tasks will include active networking with internal and external research groups, strategic planning, and supporting a functional vision focused on continuously improving bioinformatics expertise, algorithms, and methods. The individual is expected to play an active role in the GB computational bioscience platform to develop and use competences synergistically and most efficiently. _Formula for Success: You Will…_ + Be responsible for a team of experts in BASF’s worldwide Digitalization in R&D Department providing support to our project partners in molecular biology, enzymology, and biochemistry. + Manage, coach, and develop the San Diego team and direct, hands-on, scientific support for projects by analyzing genome, proteome, transcriptome, and various other datasets for in-depth mining and interpretation. + Leverage your expertise to develop, apply, and evaluate new software solutions and web applications to manage workflow automation, pathway analyses, and data visualization. + Communicate clearly and openly, along with your skill at building relationships with our internal project partners is key for project success and continuous advancement of current and future needs. + Manage projects with diverse groups of participants will be necessary as part of local, regional, and global efforts in global bioinformatics team and with cross-functional teams. _Leadership Core Responsibilities:_ + Coach and develop team members to reach their full potential. + Support development assignments and movement of talent across units. + Motivate and challenge to drive high performance. + Commit to "hiring the best" internally and externally. + Create an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity. + Execute performance and career development discussions. + Role model and enable development of competencies in others needed to implement BASF's strategy. + Establish and support a safety culture in which all accidents are preventable. _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. BASFRS _Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…_ + A Ph.D. in Bioinformatics or related field with 4 years of research experience in Bioinformatics; a Master’s degree in Bioinformatics or related field with 10 years of research experience in Bioinformatics; or a Bachelor’s degree in Bioinformatics or related field with 13 years of research experience in Bioinformatics. + Experience with bioinformatics as related to industrial enzyme design or strain development preferred. + Familiarity working in/with industry. + Background in managing a team of direct reports. + Proven successful project management experience. + Demonstrated leadership or mentoring experience and success working and communicating with customers, other researchers, peers, and other departments. + Ability to work in a team environment encompassing multiple disciplines. _Leadership Expectations_ _: As a leader at BASF, you will play a key role in creating value for the company through people. Our top candidate will be expected to enable greater personal success among our employees through quality people development, coaching, and performance management. Leaders at BASF are role models to help employees develop the competencies needed to implement BASF's strategy. Our expectation is that leaders will coach and develop team members to reach their full potential, and support relevant development assignments, opportunities and moves while motivating and challenging employees to drive high performance. Our leaders must be committed to "hiring the best" internally and externally at the same time they are creating an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity. Finally, a leader at BASF must establish and support our safety culture in which all accidents are preventable._ **Job:** _REDE - Research & Development_ **Organization:** _GOM-Digitalization in R&D_ **Title:** _Bioinformatics, Senior Team Leader (San Diego, CA)_ **Location:** _CA-San Diego_ **Requisition ID:** _1705319_
BSAF San Diego, CA
Apr 23, 2018
**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 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. And 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 Regional Quality Manager, Americas, to function out of our Huntsville, AL location. In this role, you will lead and manage the Quality organization across the region and ensure BASF meets and exceeds all industry quality standards. In addition, you will display strong leadership and change management capabilities that can be viewed as exemplary for the continued development of the organization. BASF's Mobile Emissions Group views Quality and customer satisfaction as critical components of our ability to win business and grow in the Automotive marketplace. Our industry is known for the high standards it imposes throughout the value chain. Quality standards are driven by the Original Equipment Manufacturers, and are governed by the IATF 16949 Quality Management System. Regional Quality Manager, Americas (1705363) – Huntsville, AL _Formula for Success: You Will…_ + Drive a pro-active Quality culture to sustain a best-in-class Quality Management System (organization, processes, and systems) based on global guidelines including: + Management review + Nonconforming Products and Activities + Customer Complaint Management + Analytical Testing Services + Auditing + Control of documents and records + Achieve quality-related objectives within the region. + Lead the regional quality organization with responsibility for global quality across all manufacturing sites. Leadership includes coaching and development of employees, motivating and challenges employees in an inclusive environment, and effectively collaborating across functions and with customers and suppliers as required. + Recommend resolution measures to remediate most pressing quality issues identified (i.e., cost of poor quality projects). + Identify ongoing structure and process improvements to reduce cost of quality while improving quality effectiveness. Achieve excellence in execution with respect to analytical laboratory operations. + Ensure the promotion of awareness of customer requirements throughout the region, with focus on the voice of the customer. + Report the performance of the quality management system to the Director, Global Quality. Maintain IATF certifications. _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…_ + Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or scientific discipline required; advanced degree preferred. + A minimum of 4 years of experience in Quality Management, Product Stewardship, or Continuous Improvement disciplines. + At least 5 years of leadership experience within a complex organization. + Strong Lean Six Sigma methodologies knowledge; Belt certification is a plus. + Main competencies: + Effective Communication and Leadership Skills + Collaborate for Achievement + Drive Sustainable Solutions + Act with Entrepreneurial Drive + Expertise in Risk Management and Project Management. + Prior automotive quality experience strongly preferred. + Must be willing and able to travel approximately 20% of the time. **Job:** _QUMA - Quality Mgmt & Assurance_ **Organization:** _G-CCE-Mobile Emissions Catalysts_ **Title:** _Regional Quality Manager, Americas_ **Location:** _AL-Huntsville_ **Requisition ID:** _1705363_
BSAF Huntsville, AL
Apr 23, 2018
**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 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. And 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…_** This position supports BASF’s strategic plan by championing and managing the Planning and Scheduling team within the Corporate Project Management Office. This group is responsible for providing Planning and Scheduling for large capital projects for new chemical plants, major expansions, and debottlenecking of existing plants and infrastructure facilities. **Planning and Scheduling Manager (1705219) – Houston, Texas** **_Formula for Success: You Will…_** + Be responsible for planning and scheduling of large capital projects throughout North America. + Set resource requirements for the Planning and Scheduling department. + Establish goals for the department and individual team members. + Actively participate in the overall planning process, development of detailed schedules for FEL, Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Commissioning phases. + Identify, analyze, and offer mitigation strategies for project delays, and support transparent reporting to management. + Ensure BASF Planning and Scheduling procedures and guidelines are consistently and correctly applied on projects. + Perform schedule assessments for the Project Execution Comments at key stages in the phase gate process which is provided to Commission S and/or the BoD. + Initiate, lead, and support continuous regional improvement projects (e.g., methods, tools, processes) to continually improve Planning and Scheduling. Ensure BASF standards and work processes reflect industry best practices. + Work with and/or lead global teams to fulfil the goals of the relevant Global Engineering and Maintenance Work Groups and Global Collaboration Teams (Planning and Scheduling and Project Support Services). **_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…_** + Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or a related technical discipline and at least 12 years of professional experience, of which a minimum of 7 years of experience in planning and scheduling; OR Master’s degree with at least 10 years of professional experience and 5 years of experience in planning and scheduling; OR High School Diploma and at least 16 years of project/Construction experience, of which a minimum of 11 years of planning and scheduling experience. + Proven ability in supervising and leadership. Experience directly managing others preferred. + Experience with the execution of large capital projects (>$20 million) required + Industry experience preferred includes chemical/petrochemical, oil & gas, or related heavy industrial fields. Turnaround planning and scheduling experience a plus. + In-depth technical knowledge about overall project planning, workflow, schedule risk analysis, risk management, and detailed scheduling work processes for all phases of a project including FEL, detailed engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning. + Demonstrated strong collaboration, facilitation, and teamwork skills + Excellent Primavera and MS Project use and knowledge. + Schedule Risk Analysis Software experience (i.e. Acumen Fuse). + Excellent computer skills, primarily in Excel. + Strong communication and presentation skills + Ability to travel up to 40%. **Job:** _ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service_ **Organization:** _N-FTN-Engineering/Maintenance North America_ **Title:** _Planning and Scheduling Manager_ **Location:** _TX-Houston_ **Requisition ID:** _1705219_
BSAF Houston, TX
Apr 23, 2018
Commercial Account Manager Chemical Catalysts (m/f) Job Field:Sales Location:Ludwigshafen, DE Company:BASF SE Job Type:Permanent Job ID:EN56622764_ONLE_2 We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and leisure time. Learn more about BASF SE at http://on.basf.com/Headquarters What you can expect Within our unit Regional Sales Management EMEA you will coordinate customer interactions in the territory Germany, Austria and Switzerland, serve as the first line technical interface to the customer and build customer relationships. Further you will extend the portfolio beyond existing fields to grow with existing customers. + On a customer level you will provide sales forecasts as well as negotiate and Close contracts with price authority above marketing defined limit prices. + You will analyze the market, customer und competitor landscape and update market intelligence data. + Together with marketing you will develop and implement account plans. + You will identify and specify customer needs as well as new leads through customer interaction and coordinate lead qualification. + You will coordinate the process of turning leads in opportunities, put together the business case for alternative solution scenarios and present solutions to the customer. What we expect + You successfully completed your studies in economics or engineering or a comparable course of studies. + You have already acquired several years of experience in technical sales or marketing and working with customers in the area of Catalysts, the Petrochemical Industry or the Oil & Gas sector. + Strong communication skills as well as excellent negotiation and account management skills together with distinct networking competencies is what you combine. + Beyond that, you succeed in building and developing long lasting relationships internally and externally. + You prove your negotiating skills in presentations and conversations with colleagues and customers in German and English. + You convince with your innovational way of thinking as well as your strong customer focus. + You are willing to travel up to 60% of your time. + You are eager to learn the technology aspects of the catalyst Business. 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. Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer.
BSAF Ludwigshafen, DEU
Apr 23, 2018
**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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future! _Where the Chemistry Happens…_ Sales at BASF revolves around the customer experience and driving profitable growth. The foundation for this is a strong team that brings specific application, industry and market knowledge in order to understand the diverse markets where we build satisfying customer relationships. Sales Representative (AL, GA, & TN) – 1704798 – (Remote Position) Where you'll work… As a Sales Representative, you will be responsible for meeting and exceeding sales goals and objectives in the Turf and Ornamental market, while developing customer business relationships that create long term value for BASF and our customers. You will also be responsible for implementation and execution of field tactical activities that maintain and grow our product portfolio. In addition, you will function as BASF’s face to our customers, as well as many other market influencers and industry partners. _Formula for Success: You Will…_ + Grow our market and product portfolio through promoting innovations, creating solutions for customers and effectively executing field activities + Develop a professional and personal skill set that will impact business strategy and growth + Manage Sales Territory to achieve yearly sales goals within assigned budgets + Build and cultivate strong business relationships with key end users and maintain a working profile of opportunities with each end user + Support and utilize distribution network to increase sales throughout territory + Present and administer marketing programs to end users + Provide biology and product training to key end users and distribution network + Report top opportunities through a strategic monthly review + Participate in special sales and marketing projects _This position is part of a job family. If successful, you will be hired at a level that matches their knowledge, skills, abilities and experience._ _Where you'll work…_ You'll be living within, and managing a territory that consists of AL, GA, & TN, traveling up to 75% of the time. Our opportunities can take you all over the world... _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. BASFRS _Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…_ + Bachelor’s Degree + 3 years of agronomic industry experience _– OR -_ Successful completion of a BASF Agricultural Rotational Program (ex: Turf & Ornamentals and/or Pest Control and/or Agricultural Products and/or Lawn Care & Maintenance and/or Related Disciplines) + 1 year(s) of direct sales experience (Turf Superintendent, Lawncare and/or Ornamental experience will be considered in lieu of direct sales experience) + Strong customer focus and entrepreneurial skills with proven results _We Also Look For…_ + 7 years of agronomic industry experience (ex: Turf & Ornamentals and/or Pest Control and/or Agricultural Products and/or Lawn Care & Maintenance and/or Related Disciplines) + 5 year(s) of direct sales experience (Turf Superintendent, Lawncare and/or Ornamental experience will be considered in lieu of direct sales experience) + Sales/Marketing experience in Turf & Ornamentals and/or Pest Management markets + Formal sales training courses + Demonstrated influencing abilities with high levels of performance + Account/Territory Management/Planning Experience **Job:** _SALE - Sales_ **Organization:** _N-APN-Crop Protection North America_ **Title:** _Sales Representative (AL, GA, & TN) - Remote Position_ **Location:** _GA-Atlanta_ **Requisition ID:** _1704798_
BSAF Atlanta, GA