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Where the Chemistry Happens
The Intermediates group (CI) has an opportunity for a Production Engineer for the Acetylenics area in our Geismar, LA location.
The BASF Group develops, produces and markets about 700 intermediates around the world. The most important of the division's product groups include amines, diols, polyalcohols, acids and specialties. Intermediates, for example, are used as starting materials for coatings, plastics, pharmaceuticals, textile fibers, detergents and crop protectants. Innovative intermediates from BASF help to improve the properties of final products and the efficiency of production processes.
Production Engineer, Acetylenics (1700888)
You will support the day-to-day operation of the Acetylenics plants providing the technical support needed to execute the required production plan. You will provide guidance and input to achieve and develop plant goals, objectives, and operational budgets You will be instrumental in leading troubleshooting efforts when problems arise and is a solution provider. This position requires strong leadership in safe plant operation and adherence to BASF Process Safety rules and policies.
Formula for Success: You Will
- Generate and Complete MOCs, revalidate temporary MOCs to confirm they are still valid
- Provide technical support and troubleshooting expertise to Daily Operational Team for plant problems that occur
- Provide technical and leadership support in root cause failure analysis for production, EHS, and Quality Incidents
- Participate in micro/finite production planning and scheduling
- Provide on-call and response to any after hour event that impacts production or EHS
- Interface with suppliers, customers, and vendors as needed to maintain plant operation
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