BASF Corporation

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 an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

BASF Corporation Limburgerhof, Germany
Jan 10, 2018
Full time
We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities. As a reliable partner of the rural economy, Crop Protection offers innovative, sustainable solutions for plant protection and health. With the agricultural center in Limburgerhof, close to the BASF Group headquarters in Ludwigshafen, you can expect an attractive place for both work and play in the Rhine-Neckar region. Learn more about BASF SE at on.basf.com/Headquarters What you can expect   In our unit Global Ecotoxicology, you will work in a multidisciplinary team and supervise ecological and ecotoxicological studies on terrestrial organisms such as soil organisms. In this context, you will develop new experimental approaches for laboratory or field studies and ensure that they meet the highest scientific and regulatory standards. You will also participate in the data analysis as well as in the evaluation and interpretation of the study results, which in turn will be the source for conducting risk assessments for crop protection products. You will closely cooperate with colleagues and scientists, represent the interests of BASF to authorities as well as in expert committees and lead individual projects. What we expect   You have completed your studies in biology, environmental or agricultural sciences, preferably with a Ph.D. Ideally, you have already gained practical experience with soil organisms. You possess a thorough understanding of ecological and ecotoxicological processes and you have actively been involved in project management before. You are also well acquainted with the common standard IT applications and are versed in using your excellent English language skills on a daily basis at work. In addition to working highly goal oriented, you drive innovations, communicate effectively and collaborate for achievement. We offer   Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team. Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life. Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company. Join the best team with more than 110,000 other minds to connect with globally. Explore your BASF career options at on.basf.com/mycareer. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
BASF Corporation Wyandotte, MI, United States
Jan 10, 2018
Full time
Description 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…   We are seeking an EHS Specialist position in the Wyandotte, MI Hub.   EHS Specialist (1705270) – Wyandotte, MI   Formula for Success: You Will… Collaborate with manufacturing and laboratory partners and provide technical and regulatory support to ensure environmental compliance, continuous improvement, and leadership of environmental programs. Support the interface with regulatory agencies and third parties, as needed, on compliance and enforcement issues. Use compliance management system tools to ensure environmental tasks are completed at the sites. Ensure compliance with site air permits, EPCRA 311, 312 and 313 reporting, and preparation of hazardous waste Biennial Reports. Obtain all relevant permit, inventory, and consumption data from SAP database transactions and other sources. Responsible Care (RC) report coordination for assigned sites. Assist in the investigation of air, water, waste water, storm water, and hazardous waste management deviations. Participate in the root cause analysis (RCA) process and assist in the development and implementation of corrective actions to prevent/reduce deviations for the sustainable operations of the units/site. Coordinate with the Centers of Expertise (CoEs) on development of processes and initiatives to ensure continuous improvement with environmental programs. 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… Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, or Environmental Engineering/Sciences. A minimum of 1 year of experience in Engineering and/or working in a chemical manufacturing environment and/or an Environmental role General working knowledge of environmental regulations/programs. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision. Strong problem-solving skills; data-driven with an affinity for data management. Strong skills related to teamwork, interpersonal relationships, communications, customer-focus, work management, and results-orientation. Background in environment or health and safety in manufacturing is a plus. Experience in process safety preferred. SAP experience in creating purchase requisitions and purchase orders and/or additional SAP experience desired. Approximately 15% travel to EHS Hubs required. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com