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Maintenance Technician II (Facilities Maintenance)

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 process safety, as well as 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.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Maintenance Technician – 1800833 – Charlotte, NC

Reporting to the Facilities Group Leader the technician will:

• Manage incoming deliveries including samples, mail, equipment and supplies.
• Manage packing and shipping of all domestic samples and equipment.
• Maintain a log book for all incoming and outgoing samples, equipment and mail items.
• Complete Preventive Maintenance for Administration and Lab buildings.
• Inspect, troubleshoot and repair auxiliary, lab and building equipment.
• Install and validate new instruments and equipment.
• Procure maintenance and general shop parts and supplies.
• Operate forklift and assist with their PMs and maintenance.
• Assist with the coordination of outside contractor support, including scheduling, onsite support and safety orientation.
• Perform minor electrical maintenance to include but not be limited to replacement or repair of fixtures (e.g. wall switches and outlets, incandescent and fluorescent bulbs and tubes, etc.) using appropriate hand, power and specialty tools.
• Perform minor plumbing maintenance (e.g. repair of leaks in drains and faucets, unclogging of drains and toilets, replacing drain hoses on washers and similar devices, etc.).
• Perform minor painting, carpentry and masonry work (e.g. preparing surfaces and using brush, sprayer, or roller to apply paints, stains, and varnishes, hanging doors, fitting locks and handles, etc.).
• Inspect buildings and other structures to determine functional systems and detect malfunctions and needed repairs, making notes and recommendations using a pre‐established check sheet.
• Rearrange, setup and clean rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators, stairways, parking lots, and other work areas as needed.
• Reconfigure and install workstations and work area necessities (e.g. furniture, wall panels, pictures, posters, work surfaces, storage bins, lighting, file cabinets, etc.) to accommodate user needs and optimize office space using various hand, power and specialty tools, dollies, and hand trucks.
• Complete Facilities Work Requests submitted from the sites.
• Maintain a professional appearance in an office environment.
• Maintain housekeeping standards in the work area.
• Perform other work-related duties as assigned.
• Follow BASF’s safety rules and promote their observance in performance of job duties.
• Have strong leadership and team skills
• Have excellent critical thinking, problem solving and communication skills
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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

Basic Qualifications:

• High School Diploma or GED

• 5 years of facilities or industrial maintenance experience

• 3 years of experience with safe work practices, LOTO, Confined Space Entry, Hot Work and Line Break

• 3 years of experience reading, writing and revising work task instructions.

• 3 years of experience interpreting blueprints, technical manuals, schematics and diagrams.

• 3 years of experience with MS Office (Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook)

Preferred Qualifications:

• Technical school training in industrial maintenance

• Equipment troubleshooting experience

• Experience with rotating equipment repairs

• Carpentry and machining experience

• Working knowledge of Management of Change (MOC) Process

• Hazmat Shipping Certified

• HVAC Universal Certified

• Strong leadership and team skills

• Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills

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

BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.