Electrical & Instrumentation Technician
AtBASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancingeconomic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, weare building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world?sleading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meetthe current and future needs of society through science and innovation. Weprovide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working toform the best team?especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelonglearning and development. We are constantly striving to become an even betterplace to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America?s Best Employers, winner ofthe EHS excellence award in 2018 Come join us on our journey tocreate solutions for a sustainable future Where the Chemistry Happens? Electrical & Instrumentation Technician — 1901242 — Savannah, GA Electrical& BASF's Crop Protection Site in Savannah, Georgia is seeking an Electrical & Instrumentation Technicianwho has the skills necessary to install, maintain, and troubleshoot siteinstrumentation, control systems, and electrical equipment in order to provide safeoperation with maximum production availability. The candidate will report toand receive work assignments, priorities, etc from the Maintenance Supervisor. Responsibilitiesinclude but are not limited to the following: Completerequired repairs and tasks to instruments, controls, and electrical systems inan efficient, timely manner to restore or maintain safe operating capability.Installand verify new instrument, control, and electrical systems according to vendorspecifications and maintenance procedures using drawings, manuals, orblueprints.Recommendchanges to existing instruments, controls, electrical systems or equipment inorder to improve reliability, accuracy, or further optimize processes.Recommendtools, equipment, or methods to improve the safety and timeliness of systemrepairs.Communicateany alterations to existing instrument, control, or electrical systems toensure all site records are current and proper documentation is completed.Maintainacceptable housekeeping standards in the work areaCompleteRoot Cause Failure Analysis investigationsAbilityto safely operate forklifts and manliftsKnowledgeand Skills demonstrated but not limited to the following:Detailedknowledge of operations, maintenance, repair, and calibration of chemicalprocess instrumentation and controls (for level, flow, pressure, temperatureand analysis.)Knowledgeof electronic process control systems, including programmable logic control(PLC) systems and the ability to troubleshoot and maintain these systems. Knowledgeof electrical supply and distribution systems (motors, motor control center(MCC), transformers, lighting, wiring, etc.).Abilityto read and troubleshoot electrical control schematics.Knowledgeof safety regulations associated with a chemical operationKnowledgeof safety practices and techniques relating to industrial manufacturing (LOTO,Confined Space Entry, Hot Work, Line Break)Knowledgeof the NEC code with an understanding of working in electrically classifiedareasAbilityto write and revise written job instructions.Experiencewith calibrating and configuring Instrumentation using HART basedcommunicators.CreateYour Own Chemistry: What We Offer You?Addingvalue 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 allstages of your life and career. Withyou@BASF, you create your own chemistry. The total rewardsthat you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitivehealth and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that includecompany-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, webelieve in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, globalorganization, you will have a chance to grow professionally and personally,expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.Ingredients for Success: What We Look Forin You? Basic qualifications:High School Diploma High School DiplomaThree years of I/EMaintenance experienceAbilityto work a flexible schedule and respond to call-ins and impromptu overtime onnights and weekends Preferred qualifications: Two-year technicaldegree in an I/E Maintenance fieldI/E Technical CertificationsWorking Knowledge ofcomputers, MS Windows operating system and applications such as Microsoft Word,Excel, Outlook, Internet Explorer, and Lotus NotesWe arean equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disabilitystatus, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any othercharacteristic protected by law. BASF recognizes institutions of highereducation accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation orequivalent.Apply for this job.