Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
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Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering required.
A minimum of 5 years of experience in maintenance and/or reliability in a chemical/petrochemical or related manufacturing environment required.
Solid understanding of maintenance and reliability work processes.
Strong background in equipment troubleshooting, including root cause failure analysis and implementation of improvement efforts.
Thorough background in utilization of PdM tools (e.g., vibration analysis, lube oil analysis, thermography) for equipment condition evaluation and improvement.
Prior experience in optimization of equipment PM activities and strategies.
Ability to communicate effectively with facts and figures, along with the ability to influence, persuade, and negotiate. Strong interpersonal skills are required for this position.
Knowledge and experience to provide technical guidance.
Thorough understanding of mechanical equipment design and maintenance and reliability activities associated with process equipment such as centrifugal pumps, piping systems, pressure vessels (including heat exchangers), atmospheric storage tanks, positive displacement pumps, relief devices, and compressors of various design.
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.