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 with strong emphasis on process safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities we operate in. BASF is always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
The Urethane Applications Machine Technician will support the Urethanes Technical Service and R&D Communities by performing new product development trials and customer troubleshooting efforts in the machine area for the Construction, Consumer, Industrial, and Transportation business segments.
Working under the supervision of the Operations Manager, the Technician performs tasks such as:
Support technical service community by setting up and operating machines for trials and/or customer troubleshooting
Perform housekeeping tasks around operating equipment and assigned area
Prepare product blends for customer trials
Perform maintenance tasks for equipment, including PMs, repairs, troubleshooting, etc.
Operate hand tools and power tools, such as band saws, drill presses
Ensure that the proper testing equipment/instrument and method are used as specified (Karl Fisher Titrators and Viscometers)
Work independently follopwing all safety policies and standard operating procedures
Assist team members with tasks as needed
Other tasks as assigned
Approximately 10% travel to customer locations for project assistance
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 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.
Internal Number: 481438
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.