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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...
We are seeking a Senior Maintenance Turnaround (TAR) Engineer to provide execution leadership in all assigned phases of the Small/Medium Turnaround (TAR) management processes across multiple facility areas. You will identify, champion, implement and sustain global and site processes and best practices to ensure TAR planning and execution are achieved at the highest safety standards, with maximum efficiency and at minimal cost.
Develop and implement all phases of TAR execution planning across various business units and maintenance areas to ensure business objectives are fully achieved, to include budgets, schedules, and work implementation strategies.
Develop and implement communication strategies to ensure that all EHS procedures are fully integrated into daily TAR execution work.
Provide technical expertise and leadership on area project teams and field work; to include, participation in RCFAs, identification of reliability near misses and capital projects.
Identify, design and implement continuous improvement strategies for TAR execution, such as lessons learned and best practices, and represents Geismar to the Global and North American Regional TAR teams.
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.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You...
BS/MS in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil or other Engineering discipline or Construction Management with a minimum 7 plus years' work experience in maintenance or construction in the chemical, petrochemical or a similar manufacturing industries; or AS in an Maintenance or Construction related discipline, with 9 plus years' work experience in maintenance, construction or petrochemical or similar manufacturing industries; or a High School Diploma or equivalent with 11 plus year's of work experience in maintenance, construction or petrochemical or similar manufacturing industries.
BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education that are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.
Strong technical knowledge and experience in maintenance and/or construction work execution of all types of crafts.
Previous project leadership in turnaround or capital project management.
Proven ability to operate as the primary technical resource to others for all phases of TAR execution.
Experience with SAP or similar enterprise software system as well as scheduling tools such as Primavera.
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.