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Manufacturing Engineer Job

Date: Jun 16, 2017

Location: Saskatoon, SASKATCHEWAN, CA

Company: BASF

Manufacturing Engineer-1702316

You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.


This position will be responsible for the effective planning, implementation and control of assigned capital projects focusing on the effective utilization of contractor and engineering resources to bring assigned projects in on schedule and on budget. Also, gives support on engineering issues and checks all MOCs, providing the consistent review of changes. Further assist in the coordination of production, maintenance, technical, capital investment, health and safety, ecology, quality assurance, will require working collaboratively with the site employees within a “High Performance Team” environment.

- Assist in the development and implementation of site capital plans in accord with Corporate Engineering policy and subject to the operational requirements of the site.
- Participates in the basic and detailed scoping of the new and/or existing facilities. Performs detail calculations, bid tabulation, project status and man-hour analysis and preparation of technical specifications.
- Work with the Site Leadership Team to minimize production downtime with construction activity interferences.
- Performs engineering project management work to include preparing budgets for maintenance projects, overseeing project execution, recommending contract change orders, preparing progress reports, and reviewing invoices and engaging TES Manager when authorizing payments.
- Liaise with operations for major production disruptions and process upset troubleshooting
- Review all MOCs and provide the consistent review of changes.
- Implement, design, and provide engineering support reviews regarding the sites environmental issues.
- Provide Engineering support for site’s Responsible Care initiatives.
- Provide supervision and direction for engineering interns working on site.

Work Environment

Incumbent must be able to manage with minimal supervision and must be able to work well with people, influencing positive results in a multi-functional matrix organization.

Incumbent must exercise infinite flexibility to maintain solid personnel relations in a very dynamic automotive business.

Business Environment

The incumbent must stay abreast of changing technologies, customer requirements, and manufacturing processes. Change is a regular part of this function requiring flexibility, initiative and leadership. Interaction with other business units and departments is critical.

Internal and External Relationships

Contact with Departmental Managers, staff resources and immediate supervision is daily and necessary. Frequent contact with project vendors and contract resources off site. Contact with corporate and divisional leadership is required as needed.


- BS Degree in Engineering from accredited institution, preferably in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering.
- P. Eng. or eligible for license.
- Demonstrated experience with Project Management and Contracting.
- At least 3-5 years’ experience with manufacturing processes – Chemical process an Asset.
- Expert in the use of Microsoft Office and computer literate – knowledge of SAP an Asset.
- Knowledge of applicable Codes and Regulations e.g. – TSSA, API, ASME
- Interpersonal skills supportive of safety, team concepts, development and change.
- Effective communication abilities, both verbal and written.
- Demonstrated ability to organize and plan.
- Demonstrated ability to respond to change and work within stressful situations.
- Previous supervisory experience.
- Knowledge of current Corporate and government safety and ecology regulations.
- Familiarity with and adherence to company policies and government regulations.
- Ability to influence and manage without authority in a way that positively motivates colleagues in a collaborative way.

Primary Location: CA-Saskatchewan-Saskatoon
Function: ENGI - Engineering & Technical Service
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: N-APN-Crop Protection North America

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