Staff Engineer, Process











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  • Optimization of technical process and operations to fulfill the Q-EHS requirement of BASF
  • Main contact person of process safety of resin plant and responsible for activities related to process safety

Main Tasks:

  • Define record and control the technical and process-relevant KPIs (e.g. quality of process control, alarm-management…)
  • Realize detailed root-cause-analysis (process focused)
  • Drive and ensure the realization of EHS reviews for all processes
  • Responsible for the sustainable use and application of optimization tools (e.g. Lean-Tools)
  • Realize the briefing of employees regarding equipment- and process-changes (MOC) including training courses.
  • Share process optimization ideas and concept within the BU and in others BASF divisions
  • Contact person for the further development of the processes
  • Contact person for the process safety topics and responsible to realized process safety measures
  • Initiate plant- and equipment-changes/modifications (process focused)
  • Responsible for the documentation of process-changes (MOC)
  • Responsible for the optimization of the processes (unit operations and work-processes)
  • Participate in the development of the EC safety concept by proposing process improvements in EHS domain. Collaborate with the BU experts.
  • Optimize the handling and operating concept of the plant


  • Education: Mater Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Working Experience: ≥5 years
  • Technical & Professional Knowledge: fluent English skill and computer skill, good communication ability and interpersonal understanding

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