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 a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, 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 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Where the Chemistry Happens...
Description – External
Timely analysis of raw materials, in-process streams and manufactured products to verify conformity to specifications
Operates laboratory equipment and instruments such as analytical balances, gas chromatographs, high pressure liquid chromatographs, inductively coupled plasma, particle size analysis by laser diffraction.
Generates data from a variety of laboratory techniques and analytic instrumentation, documenting the data in compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practice requirements; and analyzing the data to ensure integrity of the results.
Maintain laboratory equipment in compliance with written calibration procedures ensuring proper documentation and testing against appropriate standards
Prepare and maintain the inventory of standard chemical solutions and necessary reagents as required
Perform housekeeping as required and keep individual work areas in a safe and organized condition
Perform basic instrument / equipment troubleshooting and maintenance activities
Perform other laboratory tasks as directed by supervisor or quality manager
Provide vacation coverage as part of the pool of laboratory technicians
Work as part of the QC team to meet department goals and deliverables.
Accesses data acquisition software and inputs test records and report results using a variety of computer software systems
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.