Offers “Basf France”

30 days agoBasf France

Laboratory Technician

  • Charlotte (Mecklenburg)
  • Teaching

Job description

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description

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 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.

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 2019. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Lab Technician - Architectural & Decorative Coatings (63055442) - Charlotte, NC

Job Expectations:

Work on projects in the Colorants application lab to evaluate dispersions, additives, and/or pigments in colorant formulations to support internal and external customers as well as support product volume growth. Work with Chemists, Technical Specialists and other lab members to complete application testing and generate accurate data in a timely manner. The individual will need to be able to:  Perform experiments following instructions set by the project requestor Make keen observations and be cognizant of opportunities Adjust experimentation and problem solve as needed Must be able to record and organize data Manage multiple projects at once Report results in a coherent and understandable manner Acquire a working knowledge of formulation practices and of application test methods typical for the architectural coatings industries. Perform lab activities required to maintain ISO, 5S, and safety compliance. Follow all BASF policies and procedures in the performance of job activities.  

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Formula for Success
Qualifications:   

·  Bachelors degree in a chemistry related field and 1+ years practical laboratory experience OR Associates Degree in a chemistry related field and 3+ years practical laboratory experience in a chemical related field OR High School Diploma and 5+ years practical laboratory experience in a chemical related field Intermediate computer skills and proficiency with MS Outlook, MS Word and MS Excel. This position requires color acuity for color matching in projects. Preferred Qualifications:   

Experience in the testing of coatings for various applications Experience in working with waterborne polymers and formulations Working with color matching software and/or spectrophotometers Experience and knowledge of architectural coatings or colorant relevant application tests  

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.

Make every future a success.
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