Job Field: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Location: Freeport, TX, US
Company: BASF Corporation
Job Type: Standard
Job ID: EN_US_1900883
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 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 teamespecially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
Where the Chemistry Happens
QA Analyst (1900883) Freeport, TX
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 youthe whole youin 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.
Principal responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Participate in all required site safety activities
Follow site and business procedures as well as BASF Corporate policies
Analyze controls, in-process and finished product samples as required, recording data in appropriate databases
Conduct raw material testing in support of manufacturing operations
Review LIMS data for correctness to ensure product quality and conformance to customer specifications
Monitor data for deviations and trends, reporting excursions to appropriate personnel
Identify opportunities for improvements to lab work practices and communicate them to supervision
Perform proficiency testing as dictated by Global Quality and customer requirements
Provide trial support and perform special projects as required
Help to maintain ISO and QAKE 19 certifications and procedures
Work with co-workers as a team to facilitate optimal operation of the laboratory
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Minimum of one (1) year standard laboratory analytical techniques and instrumentation experience.
Good attendance, performance and safety record.
Team player with good communication skills and attention to details
Experience in QA and in working with other departments, i.e. production, logistics
Ability to work unsupervised in an efficient manner.
Minimum of one (1) year computer experience, Lotus Notes, Excel, Word, etc.
Ability to work 12 hour rotating shift
Good mechanical aptitude
Experience with ISO standard
Experience with solids handling testing
Knowledge of LIMS, GC's, HPLC's and auto-titrators
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.
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.
BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.