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Environmental Technician Job

Date: Feb 13, 2018

Location: Gordon, GA, US

Company: BASF

Environmental Technician-1800856

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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 strong emphasis process safety, as well as 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.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Environmental Technician – 1800856 – Gordon, GA

• Travel to multiple water discharge points across BASF Middle Georgia properties and check discharge locations for:
• Collect routine and non-routine water samples as appropriate and store in proper containment for shipping to testing facilities or for in-house testing requirements
• Samples must be collected according to applicable environmental regulatory permit requirements
• Test samples as required and submit other remaining samples to testing laboratories
• Enter testing results in appropriate databases and complete state mandated reporting requirements
• Interpret analytical laboratory results and take actions as appropriate
• Maintain and operate all required laboratory equipment
• Some overtime and weekend may be required
• Ability to work outside and at times alone collecting water samples from various discharge points across Middle Georgia

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 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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

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

Basic Qualifications:

• High School Diploma or GED

• 1 year experience with MS Office

• 1 year experience with operation and maintenance of sampling and testing equipment

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, environmental sciences or related fields.

• Experience in water sampling and testing techniques desired. Specifically, related to pH, turbidity, flow, metals, etc. sampling and testing

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Primary Location: US-GA-Gordon
Function: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-EVP-Performance Chemicals

Nearest Major Market: Macon

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