Coating Engineer


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Description

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 and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

 

 

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 Large Employers in 2021. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

 

 

Coating Shift Engineer (2103369) – Huntsville, AL

 

 

 

Where the Chemistry Happens

 

 

We are seeking a professional like you to support the daily operation of Automotive Catalyst Coating at the Huntsville site.  As a Coating Engineer, you will be part of a team that provides 24/7 technical support to the Coating Production lines, as well as drive process and occupational safety by adhering to all BASF safety rules and policies.  You will be an integral part of optimizing slurry preparation and coating line processes by working with Operators and Technical support functions to identify and eliminate sources of scrap and quality issues, as well as finding ways to manufacture slurry and parts as efficiently as possible.  

 

 

In addition, you will work closely with other departments such as Process Engineering and Maintenance to communicate priorities and distribute information back to the shift teams.  Greater than 90% of time will be spent on the manufacturing floor, working with Operators and Technicians from Coating, Slurry Prep and other departments.  While the position does not have any direct reports, it is highly visible and will be viewed as leader and exemplary performer.  This role will work a rotational schedule including nights and weekends. Teamwork is critical to achieving consistently high performance on all shifts.

 

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Formula for Success

 

 

    Leveraging your Bachelor's degree or higher in an Engineering discipline and any previous professional experience you may have in a broad chemical or automotive plant environment; you will provide technical support to the Coating lines as a part of a 24/7 operation. 
 

 

    Utilizing your effective communication skills and your ability to engage across the organization, you will document issues and provide supporting units with enough information to solve the problem.  Reciprocally, supporting departments will depend on you as a technical point of contact within production and will rely on you to observe issues and implement changes as required.
 

 

    Your dedication to process safety will be a valued asset as you support EHS activities and processes, and lead or participate in investigations and corrective actions.
 

 

    Your proven organizational skills will be useful as you efficiently review production data to understand performance and make improvements.
 

 

    Displaying your commitment to LEAN methodologies, you will lead continuous improvement activities by fostering innovation and facilitating change that drives improvement.
 

 

    Your respect for the contributions of others will be relied upon as you train technical team members and support training processes with required technical subject matter as needed.
 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

 

A unique total offer: you@BASF


At BASF you get more than just compensation. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements you need to be your best in every stage of your life. That’s what we call you@BASF. Click here to learn more.


At BASF, we believe that people are the key to our long-term success and that talent is in everyone.
We thrive on giving you the support you need to be your best and fulfil personal ambitions…that’s how we create chemistry. #belongatBASF

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Huntsville, AL, US, 35824

BASF Corporation
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