Technical Service Representative











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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 with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.


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


Technical Service Representative (2102071) – Wyandotte, MI


Where the Chemistry Happens


The Performance Materials for Construction business at BASF prides itself in offering a comprehensive range of solutions to commercial, infrastructure, and residential construction markets.  We are seeking a professional like you to join our team and represent formulation development and technical service activities of rigid foams for panel applications (discontinuous and continuous panels, reefer, and doors) for North America.


As a technical service representative, you will:

  • Lead development projects using your polyurethane background.
  • Perform lab projects to address new opportunities and product needs in the market
  • Provide technical expertise on foam application to key accounts in coordination with the organization
There is an expectation of up to 25% travel associated with this role. 

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

Formula for Success


  • Leveraging your contributions to commercial polyurethane product success, you will provide customers with process and formulation support for new and existing products in order to achieve business targets. 
  • Applying your proven problem-solving skills and your flexibility in thinking and interacting with people, you will work alongside a team to develop of new rigid foam products and product improvement; improved processing, next generation chemistry, raw material cost improvement and alternate raw material approval, etc.
  • Your robust analytical skills and strong ability to organize and prioritize projects and activity will aid you as you develop Technical Data Sheets and Technical Reports. Utilizing your hands-on experience and solid knowledge of high pressure processing equipment, as well as your knowledge of testing methods and procedures, you will manage product formulations to meet customer requirements. Successfully engaging across the organization, you will work closely with R&D, Manufacturing, Sales and Marketing to address customer needs in a timely manner and take new product developments to commercialization. Your commitment to workplace health and safety, exposure reduction programs and other safety measures will be evident as you work to ensure the health and safety of all. 

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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Wyandotte, MI, US, 48192

BASF Corporation
ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service

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