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 team?especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. Where the Chemistry Happens? Maintenance Gatekeeper (1901175) ? Freeport, TXWe are searching for a professional like you that can lead the execution of maintenance strategies for an assigned area. In addition, you will serve as an important liaison between Maintenance and Production teams to facilitate execution of maintenance work for routine, emergency, break-in, and shutdown work, including priority setting, scheduling, and backlog management. In addition, you will be relied on to validate quality and execution efficiency and analyze maintenance spending against plan and forecasts spending.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 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: ? Successfully engaging across the plant site, you will serve as the primary liaison between Maintenance and the Operations team and support function (quality warehousing, etc.) teams to coordinate, plan, and execute maintenance and capital projects including, but not limited to, outages and turnarounds.? Your educational background in a technical discipline, combined with your prior work experience in a chemical/petrochemical or similar manufacturing environment, will prove valuable as you prioritize maintenance activities and allocate resources across the value chain.? You will apply your strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills as well as extensive SAP Plant Maintenance experience (SAP PM) as you communicate maintenance activities, work order status, and backlog updates to Maintenance and other key stakeholders.Basic qualifications: ? High School Diploma or GEDPreferred qualifications: ? A minimum of 3 years? SAP experience.? A minimum of 5 years? operations experience. 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.Apply for this job.