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 achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals. We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the 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. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise. 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 2017. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future Laboratory Technician (1900152) ? Tucson, AZ Where the Chemistry Happens We are seeking a professional like you to provide sales support through routine testing, analysis, and general technical service. This is an excellent opportunity for you to learn all standard hydrometallurgical and solid liquid separation techniques and procedures and take responsibility for ensuring that ISO requirements are met for each instrument and procedure.Formula for SuccessLeveraging your education in Chemistry/Metallurgy/Mining Engineering or other related discipline, you will carry out lab administration duties such as: tracking hydrometallurgical and solid liquid separation analyses, performing testing for customer related projects, preparing samples per customer requests, preparing laboratory QC solutions, diluents, and standards, and ensuring that samples meet specifications. Additionally, you will be responsible for maintaining/repairing lab equipment and logging and reporting results of all testing.Demonstrating your knowledge of standard laboratory techniques, you will perform analysis on plant profile samples and log and report results to the Technical Sales group. Additionally, you will be responsible for performing unique plant specific analyses.Your proficient computer skills, specifically MS Excel and SAP, will be useful as you update the database, track samples and results, and write/revise standard operating procedures (SOPs) in support of the Comprehensive Technical Service Program.Your effective verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills will be essential as you work directly with the Sales team and perform any analyses requested.Your commitment to customer service will be evident as you fulfill sample requests from customers. Requests range from unique blends to neat reagent.Providing regulatory support, you will act as the functional lead on regulatory related activities for the site, under the management of the laboratory management.As a self-directed and motived employee, you will operate as a competent RCRA hazardous waste employee. 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 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. BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.Apply for this job.