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.
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Where the Chemistry Happens...
BASF's Catalysts division, headquartered in Iselin, New Jersey, is the world's leading supplier of environmental and process catalysts. The group employs more than 5,000, with over 30 manufacturing sites worldwide.
As a global division of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany, Catalysts offers exceptional expertise in the development of technologies that protect the air we breathe, produce the fuels that power our world and ensure efficient production of a wide variety of chemicals, plastics and other products including advanced battery materials.
The Seneca, SC Plant is a specialty chemical catalysts manufacturing and precious metals refining facility. The Pyromet Operations Engineer is responsible for supporting the daily operations of the Pyromet (Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) and Top Blown Rotary Converter (TBRC)) Areas.
You will support the day to day operation of the Pyromet Area, providing technical assistance in executing the required production plan. This role will own Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's), Equipment Procedures (EP's) and Batch Instructions, lead troubleshooting efforts, and interact with Operations , Maintenance, and other operational support personnel. You will g enerate and complete MOCs and revalidate temporary MOCs to confirm they are still valid and will provide operational forecasts to other business units to enable transparency and commercial decision making.
Additionally, you will s upport Capital Plan and Project Execution of existing and future Capital projects as Manufacturing Representative Manage the material backlog and provide production plans to Operations. Using Lean / Six Sigma tools, you will deliver process improvements in quality, productivity, cost and environmental compliance while also demonstrating strong leadership in safe plant operation and adherence to BASF Occupational and Process Safety rules and policies. You will be instrumental in leading troubleshooting efforts when problems arise and are a solution provider. This position requires strong leadership in safety and Behavioral Based Safety processes which support the BASF Journey to EHS Excellence. On-call responsibility is required for response to any after hour event that impacts production or EHS.
Internal Number: 508458
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.