Environmental Exposure Senior Scientist I - RTP, NC-1805067 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.
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!
Environmental Exposure Senior Scientist I (1805067) – Research Triangle Park, NC
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are searching for outstanding candidates who are interested to work for BASF Corporation. We have an immediate opportunity available for an Environmental Exposure Assessor - Environmental Fate in the Agricultural Solutions Division at our Research Triangle Park, NC location. The selected candidate will become part of an established, global interdisciplinary research team focused on the development and registration of new BASF plant protection products, as well as supporting life cycle management of our portfolios. In addition to conducting environmental fate exposure assessments, you will also serve as a global and/or regional Environmental Fate expert for various active substance projects.
For further information on Agricultural Products with BASF, please select:
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.
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 and professional background in the Natural Sciences (e.g. Chemistry, Agronomy, Soil Science) or Applied Sciences (e.g. Engineering), you will interpret and utilize environmental fate data and agronomic information to conduct exposure assessments using modeling tools (e.g. PWC, KinGUI, PEARL, TOXSWA) for use in global regulatory dossiers and development strategies.
Using effective project management skills, you will manage multiple, complex projects focused on meeting the environmental fate requirements for the registration of new active substances. Further, you will develop innovative approaches to address regulatory challenges and/or timeline constraints.
Serving as a responsible interdisciplinary team member, you will actively participate on regional and global project teams, supporting registration managers in the preparation of dossiers and responses to regulatory agencies.
Developing comprehensive knowledge for an assigned portfolio, you will provide input on the appropriate environmental fate studies needed for regulatory dossiers and development strategies, including new studies, as well as assessment of quality and completeness of existing studies.
Successfully engaging within and outside of the organization, you will interact with national and global regulatory authorities, industry associations, and task forces.
Actively communicating with external partners, you will work with external research organizations to contract regulatory science studies needed for registrations, and act as the study monitor for such studies.
Primary Location: US-NC-Research Triangle Park
Function: REDE - Research & Development
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: APD/EFR-Enviro-Fate Int-60001637
Internal Number: 533698
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.