Pilot Plant Research Engineer

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Pilot Plant Research Engineer

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. Bybalancing economic success with environmental protection and socialresponsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. Asthe world?s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly everyindustry meet the current and future needs of society through science andinnovation. We providea challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on processsafety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operatein, and are always working to form the best team?especially from within,through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. And we areconstantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has beenrecognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America?s Best Employers in 2017. Comejoin us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future Pilot PlantResearch Engineer (1804318) ? Wyandotte, MIWhere theChemistry HappensResearchEngineering Services (RES) in Wyandotte MI is responsible for the premierpiloting facility of North America.  RESseeks a highly experienced Pilot Plant Research Engineer with expertise in process research & productdevelopment, as well as, scale-up to support our BASF business partners acrossNorth America.   Thisis an expert role within the Global Advanced Materials and Systems researchgroup that specializes in bench scale, piloting and small-scaleproduction.  We use new and existingtechnologiesto process a variety of hazardous materials in flexible equipment arrangementsto bring new and innovative solutions.  Thisposition will be involved in many challenging projects and is responsible forsupporting business unit technologies and activities, including consulting,experimental testing, pilot scale development, and repetitivemanufacturing.  Formula forSuccess Leveraging
your education in Chemical Engineering or relevant discipline, combined
with your professional chemical processing experience (preferably in pilot
plant or market development), you will plan and safely run pilot plant
projects (primarily with organic chemistry and polymerization) for
technology demonstration and data generation. Demonstrating
competencies in relevant technical subjects utilized in process
development, design and scale-up of chemical processes, sizing equipment,
you will develop operating disciplines and safe operating procedures for
pilot plant trials and repetitive manufacturing. Successfully
engaging across the business, you will partner with business groups,
colleagues, process research chemists and engineers to discover,
co-develop and scale-up manufacturing processes to meet our business needs
within specified project timeline. As
a trusted advisor, you will identify and evaluate improvement
opportunities and optimize pilot plant assets and equipment, as well as
develop and execute action plans, designed to reduce safety risks, improve
overall performance, and to ensure continuous improvement. Collaborating
with cross-functional professionals, you will demonstrate initiative by
suggesting and implementing lab improvement projects through application
of new practices, testing techniques or equipment. Ensure compliance with
Process Safety Management requirements for PSM covered units, assess
safety procedures/policies, and participate in the HAZOP process. Valuing
a high degree of safety consciousness such as MSDS, chemical storage,
waste disposal, proper handling of toxic or hazardous materials and
knowledge of safe laboratory operating principles and practices. Ability
to travel domestically and internationally up to 10%. Prior
experience with experimentation tools and DOE testing techniques, chemical
engineering unit operations and reactor design, reaction engineering or
reaction modeling experience, such as ASPEN, or small scale pilot plant
operations is highly desired. PrimaryResponsibilities:Partner with productdevelopment, commercial implementation, manufacturing, process research chemists and engineers todiscover, co-develop and scale-up manufacturing processes to meet businesswithin specified project timelineProvide broad based engineering support to colleagues, technicians, andcommunityLead and facilitatemeetings and reviews including driving the safety review of start-ups and newprocesses.Guide Coordinator andTechnicians, and work with building support staff to setup and troubleshoot andoperate processes and equipmentDevelop operatingdisciplines and safe operating procedures for pilot plant trials and repetitivemanufacturingSupply Marketintroductory quantities and R&D developmental quantities of newproductsPlan and safely runpilot plant projects for technology demonstration and data generation.  Properly document environmental emissions,waste disposal, and equipment cleaningUnderstand hazardevaluations and risk mitigation techniques for hazardous operationidentificationWork closely withproduction portion of the facility and communicate process intentions andhazards to the non-pilot plant personnel to ensure safe operationsReduce creative ideasinto new, practical, value-added projects. Candidate must be able toproblem-solve by generating novel ideas and by creatively applying existingtechnologyDemonstrate initiativeby suggesting and implementing lab improvement projects through application ofnew safe practices, testing techniques or equipmentEnsure compliance with Process Safety Management requirements for PSMcovered unitsAssess safety procedures and policies, participate in HAZOP processImplement operational policy and procedure, such as development andrevision of SOP'sIdentify and evaluate improvement opportunities and optimize pilot plantassets and equipmentContribute to operations training to improve technical knowledge oftechniciansCollaborate with team members to accomplish organizational goals;provide ideas to improve efficiency at group levelAct as the manufacturing representative to capital projectsCreate YourOwn Chemistry: What We Offer You Addingvalue to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suiteof benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to supportyou?the whole you?in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, youcreate your own chemistry. The totalrewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. Fromcompetitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits thatinclude 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 andpersonally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career. BASFprovides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities tohelp you make the most of your talents and your job. 

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