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Process Controls Engineer

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…

The Process Controls Engineer will deliver and maintain controls systems that meet project, safety, and production requirements while maximizing system capability. S/he will act as the Manufacturing Representative for project deliverables in support of the effective and efficient implementation of a new DCS and SIS.

Process Controls Engineer (1801399) – Wyandotte, MI

Formula for Success: You Will…

· Develop, implement, and maintain control systems for a Performance Materials plant.

· Serve as the manufacturing representative for implementation of a new controls systems as part of a large capital investment.

· Provide expertise as a resource in process controls.

· Perform advanced control and graphic configuration on systems.

· Understand plant-specific requirements for control systems and provide technical expertise in the implementation of new control systems.

· Troubleshoot control system issues, and lead, coordinate, and implement root cause failure analysis on significant failures.

· Develop, implement, document, and maintain control system manuals.

· Act as a subject matter expert in development and delivery of training for production personnel.

· Continually improve and optimize control systems.

· Drive compliance to regulatory and BASF requirements for control systems.

· Develop and maintain Process Safety Information for control systems.

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.


Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

· Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science.

· At least 4 years of chemical process experience, and 4 years of controls system experience required.

· The ability to adapt and work effectively in an environment characterized by recurring change, uncertainty, or ambiguity.

· Proven record of developing creative solutions to new problems.

· Strong entrepreneurial action.

· Solid teamworking skills and collaborate for achievement.

· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

· Knowledge and experience with OSHA PSM requirements desired.