Process Engineer Esters-Mauldin, SC-1804222 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.
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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. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.
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. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Process Engineer (1804222) – Mauldin, SC
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are seeking a professional like you to provide technical support to the Mauldin Production Department. You will work in conjunction with production management for the creation and implementation of process improvements in occupational safety, process safety, plant reliability, and efficiency. In addition, you will provide technical assistance in digital control system troubleshooting, procedure development and operator training.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Formula for Success
Leveraging your educational background in Chemical Engineering and professional experience in chemical unit operations, you will provide process support to the project-engineering department for new projects in the form of scope definition, data collection, procedural changes, trials, training, and startup assistance.
Your strong commitment to workplace safety will be critical as you will support site safety and housekeeping processes.
Your solid working knowledge of the chemical reactions in the processes used as the site will be a valued asset as you conduct process optimization studies to recommend procedural, product recipe, or equipment changes needed to improve the process.
Driving strategic decisions for the business, you will develop and track key metrics as needed for plant performance relating to Asset Effectiveness, PSM and RMP performance, cycle time, downtime, and utilizing this data to target the most effective improvement opportunities.
Your dedication to continuous improvement will be evident as you develop and implement process improvement plans that will enhance safety, quality, plant reliability, cost, and efficiency.
Your solid attention to detail will be critical as you will gather background data for root cause investigations for process incidents and equipment reliability issues, and for implementing corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence.
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.
Primary Location: US-SC-Mauldin
Function: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-EMN/OS-Care Production Mauldin-60003003
Internal Number: 522578
About BASF Corporation
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.