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POSITION:       Process Engineer (Intern)

JOB FIELD:       Manufacturing and Engineering

COMPANY:     BASF Huizhou

LOCATION:     Daya Bay Petrol Chemical Industry Park, Huizhou, Guangdong



BASF has been a committed partner to Greater China since 1885. With large production sites in Shanghai, Nanjing and Chongqing, as well as a global and regional research and development hub in Shanghai, BASF is a major foreign investor in the country’s chemical industry. BASF posted sales of approximately €8.5 billion in 2020 to customers in Greater China and employed 8,948 people as of the end of the year. For further information, please visit



Dispersions & Resins Asia Pacific (A-EDA) is one of our regional business units. Our business plays an important role in our everyday lives. Our products are invisible high-performance components in many daily products. Dispersions Asia Pacific gives essential properties to paints, paper, adhesives, fibres and constructions materials.




  • Introduce new products efficiently
  • Continuously optimize process to improve product quality, production efficiency and reduce utility consumption
  • Contribute to plant EHS performance
  • Lead or participate in digitalization and big investment projects



  • Process Management
    • Initiate to launch new product by scaling-up from R&D lab or transferring from BASF plants of other regions
    • According to product technical information, establish operation manuals and keep the manuals up to date
    • Set up and maintain process database to find out optimization opportunities
    • Improve production efficiency and avoid unnecessary delay in order to increase plant capability
    • Investigate root cause for quality deviation and suggest corrective measures
    • Initiate and implement energy saving program to reduce operation cost
    • Maintain BOM and production version in SAP for each product
    • Initiate production process modification and small investment, working with mechanical and E&I engineer
    • Lead or participate in digitalization and big investment projects
  • EHS Responsibility
    • Assist in continuous improvement of Environment protection, Health and Safety performance of plant
    • Coordinate with EHS engineer to ensure all EHS protection facilities run well
    • Initiate and implement process safety solutions in plant
    • Involve in safety review for MOC and projects
    • Implement 5S requirement
  • Quality Management
    • Ensure objectives & operating procedure of QM system being implemented in whole process management
    • Cooperate with quality manager to make control plan
    • Work with production supervisor to ensure high production quality and react quality deviation ( i.e. out of specification, NCM etc.) to eliminate root causes
  • Documentation
    • Consolidate, compile and update operation manuals, DCS recipe, SOP, P&ID, etc.
    • Document key information and know-how during new product production in Trial Report
    • Update technical documents and databases in time
    • Be responsible for management of process related confidential documents



  • Graduate degrees in Chemistry & Chemical Engineering related majors
  • Fresh graduates with Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees and less than 1 year of working experience
  • Fluent oral and written Chinese and English
  • Solid professional background, exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, outstanding learning agility and team-oriented mindset
  • Proficient computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Office)



BASF “Grow” Graduate Program® identifies and develops talented, passionate and enthusiastic graduates. You will benefit from customized rotations, systematic learning opportunities and on-the-job training while working alongside experienced leaders and professionals on a variety of projects. This helps you to develop a solid foundation of knowledge and unleash your potential for future success. When you finish or during the intern period, you will have the opportunity to be recommended to “Grow” program.



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