Technician, Product Development











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  • Operate pilot extruders to support product development trial activities and business needs.
  • Set up optimum processing parameters for compounding new products.
  • Support manager to manage raw materials, equipment maintenance in pilot plant.

Main Tasks:

  • Operate extruder & maintenance of related equipment by taking proper action
  • Responsible for producing high quality compounds and shall make all necessary machine adjustments to consistently produce products within quality specifications and target lead time.
  • Responsible in setting and maintaining optimum processing parameter, trouble shooting of processing and equipment to achieve production volume goals at the highest quality level with the lowest cost.
  • If needs should accept shift work based on shift work procedure in CAMPUS.
  • Assists internal or external service provider in repairing and updating production equipment and making recommendations for improvement of processes.
  • Ensure the occupational, health and environment safety practices during the day-to-day operation in compliance with BASF and local country regulations.
  • Manage raw material & documents for experiments; Ensure good housekeeping and proper waste disposal according to Campus EHS requirements and governmental regulations
  • Manage internal warehouse and inventory.
  • Involved in ISO related activities, safety & health audits activities, etc. Maintain, train and handle daily activities related to 5S program, my machine & my area activities, etc.
  • Assist and support manager to manage pilot plant & injection molding shop to comply with international standards of ISO 9001, ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and EHS compliance.


  • Education: Colleague degree on Polymer Engineering /Science /Chemistry / Materials Science/ Materials Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related fields
  • Working Experience: Minimum 2 years work experience in polymer or material processing industry.
  • Technical & Professional Knowledge:  Understanding of polymer materials and safety for operations; basic knowledge of plastics processing. Able to communicate in English.

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