Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You...
Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering or a technical engineering discipline.
10 or more years of degreed experience in a manufacturing, engineering, quality, or supply chain environment, preferably in chemical operations.
5 or more years of demonstrated Lean/Six Sigma continuous improvement experience in a chemical / petrochemical of similar manufacturing environment to drive business results.
Broad knowledge of chemical unit and manufacturing process operations.
Strong and demonstrated competencies regarding improvement techniques and/or LEAN and Six Sigma methodologies.
Sound project management and organizational skills.
Coordination and negotiations skills and ability to react and lead in a changing environment.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification.
Solid customer relationship skills, strategic and tactical thinking, project management, conflict management, innovative thinking, entrepreneurship, financial acumen, coaching, and development expertise.
Must possess a high level of learning agility to deal with complexity, change management, delivery of results, and management of sensitive political and people-related topics.
Strong presentation and communication and able to develop and articulate a vision as well as tactics within the organization.
Solid team collaboration skills to work with indirect personnel with ability to work in a "virtual" team environment. Capable of influencing without authority at all levels of the organization to achieve operational excellence related goals.
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the... current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.