Associate Chemist — Application Technology, RTP
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 as one of America s Best Employers in 2015. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable futureWhere the Chemistry HappensWe are seeking an Associate Chemist, Application Technology, whose main focus will be to conduct lab activities on application technologies for the development, registration and manufacture of new products and formulations for Crop Protection. Associate Chemist, Application Technology (1603715) Research Triangle Park, NC You will assist in designing and executing application test procedures, as well as interpreting laboratory results from such procedures. Experience with sample preparation techniques, quantitative analysis, and data acquisition, interpretation and reporting is needed. You will work under moderate supervision as a member of a multi-disciplinary research team in Formulation Development & Analytics. For further information on the BASF RTP site, see: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSGe-AJKycc Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer YouAdding 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 investing 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 YouB.S. or B.A. in a scientific discipline such as chemistry, biology, or engineeringFundamental knowledge of formulation science and physical chemistryDemonstrated hands-on laboratory skills, either in an academic or industrial environmentAbility to adapt existing laboratory techniques and equipment, and contribute original ideasMulti-task oriented and able to manage tight deadline demandsTeam player with ability to build working relationships across functions and locationsSolid written and verbal communication and presentation skillsExcellent computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPointSerious safety focus, attention to detail, problem solving and critical thinking skillsDesiredExperience with Laser DiffractionExperience with MicroscopyExperience with CalorimetryExperience utilizing a TensiometerKnowledge of spray nozzles and application techniques for agricultural productsApply for this job.