Sr. EHS Specialist-2000589 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.
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Senior EH&S Specialist - Monaca, PA - 2000589
Where the Chemistry Happens
BASF is seeking professional like you to drive and promote our EH&S program management and initiatives by ensuring that regulations and workplace safety standards comply in accordance to corporate and regulatory requirements for our manufacturing sites and communities. This role will primarily support the Monaca PA Site and will occasionally assist with EHS related projects and initiatives that affect the business.
Qualifications - NOTE: Not all positions are eligible for cross-regional relocation/work authorization. Cross regional is defined as movement between countries (e.g. Canada to U.S.).
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Formula for Success
Leveraging your educational and/or professional background in EHS, you will provide technical and regulatory expertise to the Monaca PA site, oversee the Occupational Safety & Industrial Hygiene programs, provide assistance to the site's Emergency Response, Process Safety & Contractor Safety programs, lead responsible management of corporate, local, state and federal programs and initiatives to improve workplace operations and control hazards.
Successfully engaging within the organization, you will work with staff and the Site Leadership team on goal planning and alignment.
Demonstrating your EHS experience and strategic thinking, you will support BASF Responsible Care(c) Management Systems, including effective implementation of BASF standardized EHS processes, and participation in management system reviews.
Your ability to identify and prioritize issues and opportunities and drive change will be a valued asset as you coordinate with the BASF's EHS Centers of Expertise and others on development of processes and initiatives to ensure continuous improvement in EHS.
Working with a results-oriented mindset, you will ensure effective communication of new / modified internal and external EHS requirements and help with implementation.
Your strong written and verbal communication skills will serve you well as you facilitate the sharing of programs, procedures, tools, and successfully demonstrated practices at the Monaca site and other ED sites.
Your analytical and problem-solving abilities will be essential as you navigate complex audit, compliance, and regulatory processes while managing competing priorities.
Demonstrating your exceptional safety orientation will be vital as you collaborate and interface with business partners and functional teams where the ability to gain cooperation is critical.
Professional certification(s) as a Safety Professional or other relevant EH&S subject area is desirable.
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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.
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.