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...
Lab Tech III - 1800568 – Whitehouse, OH
This position will assist the Technical Service/OEM (Refinish) Qualifications laboratory in support of sales, marketing and technical staff. Aspects of the job include:
Spraying, testing and qualification of BASF's automotive refinish paints.
Responsible for the preparation of test panels, the application of various automotive refinish systems, and the subsequent testing of prepared panels.
Development of the knowledge base and skills needed for understanding and performance of sometimes complex pre-structured test methods.
Good organization skills will be required in the tracking of panels in testing as well as the record keeping of testing performed or still needed.
Will be required to prepare test results and paint panels for presentation and formal review by customers to meet their growing demands for "proof" of quality.
Strong work ethic and be self-motivated.
Ability to operate projects with a high sense of urgency.
Work comfortably in a team environment and also effectively on individual efforts.
Possess highest standards of integrity, accuracy and attention to detail.
Flexible and capable of adapting to priority changes on a daily basis.
Must possess good oral and written communication skills
Some travel may be required but should be seldom and limited to same-day local travel with the Toledo/Detroit area.
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...
Internal Number: 478418
About BASF Corporation
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.