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Technology Team Leader - Geismar, LA

Company Name:
BASF
## We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Are you a high achiever looking for an opportunity to directly impact the success of your team and the organization?
Are you passionate about collaborating with world-class colleagues to solve complex challenges?
Do you have a global mindset and a passion for innovation and sustainability?
If this sounds like you, then we want to get to know you...
We are BASF, the world''s largest chemical company and the leader in sustainable chemical solutions.
BASF is "The Chemical Company" focused on global challenges today and in the future. Our people change the world each and every day. We have big goals for our Utilities, Wastewater Treatment and Site Infrastructure group and we''re working hard to build our Technology team.
This is where you come in.
To provide leadership that enhances technology in Utilities, Wastewater Treatment and Site Infrastructure at the Geismar site, while pursuing continuous improvement and developing the best team in the industry.
Develop high performance teams that deliver positive results related to the enhancement of ideas generated by the technology team.
Ensure the development and implementation of new innovations in production, cost, quality, safety and people.
Mentor the development of the culture of innovation and growth within design technology.
Accountable for identifying and implementing best in class process technology.
Develop and share knowledge base of internal technology and external (competitor) technology. Use this base to seek out opportunities for improvement.
Perform the traditional management roles associated with leading a group.
Responsible for maintaining unit process safety documentation, automation strategy and capital manufacturing representative responsibilities.
KEY COMPETENCIES
Entrepreneurial Action
Innovativeness
Strategic Thinking
Communication & Interpersonal Understanding
Customer Focus
Coaching
Innovativeness
Work Management
Organizational Awareness
Leading Employees to Success
Business & Financial Acumen
## Description
BS Degree in Engineering or another technical discipline required. Preferably in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry. Masters or MBA desirable. Minimum 10+ years of experience in a chemical/petrochemical or other similar manufacturing environment. Experience with Utilities (steam boilers, air compressors, demineralized water units, cooling towers) and Wastewater Treatment Plant operations required.
Demonstrated ability to lead a team (i.e. lead process engineer, manufacturing representative, lead process optimization, etc. is required.
This position requires all candidates to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security.
BASF recognizes Institutions of Higher Education that are 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, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.: 0 %
Primary Location: United States-Louisiana-Geismar
Function: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Organization: NCG-Geismar Site
Req ID: 1401015

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