Description de l'offre
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 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 in 2020 as one of America’s Best Employers. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Where the Chemistry Happens
Quality Assurance Technician (2100146)- Wyandotte, MI
This position is responsible for quality assurance testing of in-process samples, raw materials, intermediates, and finished goods within the scope of the Company Quality Policy. This position will work rotating, 12-hour shifts.
This is a high paced work environment where there is daily interaction with team members within the department and operations. Direct oversight by the Quality Manager will assist in prioritization, training needs, and development.
It is expected that the person will analyze data, document results accurately, and understand the chemistries and tools utilized within the laboratory.
There is limited external customer contact. They will need to build internal relationships and supplier relationships for trouble shooting, supplies, continuous improvement, safety initiatives, etc.
Use of appropriate software to evaluate data based on internal and external specifications.
Support the continuous improvement of lab and plant processes through QA/QC activities and meet and/or exceed customer expectations.
Analyze samples, provide quality data and become an active team member, along with the Lab Manager and Production personnel to provide innovative ideas to improve lab and plant processes and demonstrate continuous improvement-
Perform analysis of raw materials, intermediates, and finished goods, in a timely manner, to verify conformance to or prescribe appropriate adjustment to product so they meet specifications that have been agreed upon by Company and their customers or suppliers.
Ensure the suitability of laboratory equipment through proper operation, maintenance, calibration, verification and good quality control and assessment activities.
Generate quality data and significant statistical data to support plant personnel in their efforts to enhance process control, meet customer requirements and continuously improve our product quality characteristics.
Create, modify, and validate work procedures and ensure documentation of lab activities; inclusive of logbooks, databases, check sheets, worksheets, etc.
Perform all tests on applicable products Analyze and record the test results.
Effectively communicate results to the appropriate personnel.
Participate in safe work practices.
Interpret and follow documented procedures and STI’s.
Perform equipment control plan to verify conformance.
Work effectively in a team-based environment.
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.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look For In You…
High School Diploma or GED required
2 years of laboratory experience in quality control or quality assurance required
BS degree in chemistry preferred
Polyurethane Lab experience preferred
SAP experience is preferred
Analytical testing method experience preferred
Basic understanding of theory, operation, calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory instrumentation such as gas chromatographs, viscometers, spectrophotometers, pH meters, titrators.
BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.
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.