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Electrical & Instrument Engineer Job

Date: Jun 7, 2018

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Company: BASF

Electrical & Instrument Engineer-1802709

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.

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 achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals.

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. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.

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 2017. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Electrical & Instrument Engineer (1802709) McIntosh, AL

Where the Chemistry Happens

This position is responsible for providing Instrument expertise for the Engineering Department at the McIntosh Site. The function will assure the proper design, purchase and installation of instrumentation according to regulatory and BASF standards. Areas of responsibility include executing Capital projects for the Instrument discipline as well as providing technical expertise to operations and maintenance as required.

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

Formula for Success
- Provide capital project Instrumentation design for small to medium sized projects
- Provide direction for Instrument Designers
- Provide direction to third party Instrument engineers when additional resources are required
- Specifies instrumentation
- Coordinates this activity with area maintenance personnel
- Obtains Vendor Quotes and provides technical support for procurement process for Instrumentation
- Interfaces with purchasing for Alliance contract
- Coordinates this activity with area Maintenance and Operations personnel
- Provides quality checks of all design packages
- Cross-checks between design disciplines
- Performs inspections at offsite fabrication when required including factory acceptance tests
- Produces issued for construction (IFC) design packages
- Evaluate Contractor Bid Proposals
- Supervise/support Instrumentation construction activities
- Participates on CoE team or reviews processes, procedures, and standards and submits requests for updates.
- For Instrument design, the following items apply
- Field Verify / Review DCS, PLC, SIS Capacity / Availability
- Develops SIS specification and reviews documents
- Supports development of interlock and control write-ups
- Owner of Instrument Database. Other workstreams may enter/update information
- Responsible for check-out, Commissioning and start-up support for capital projects
- Lead site Standards Teams
- Ensure compliance with codes and regulations
- Provide support to the Central Gulf Regional Service Center as required

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.

Primary Location: US-AL-McIntosh
Function: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-EVP Performance Chemicals NA 60000020


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