BASF EH&S Specialist - Environmental (Battle Creek, MI) in Battle Creek, Michigan

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 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

EH&S Specialist - Environmental (1805159) – Battle Creek, MI

Where the Chemistry Happens

BASF is seeking an Environmental, Health & Safety Specialist like you to promote and drive environmental (air, water, and waste) program management by ensuring that environmental activities comply in accordance to corporate and regulatory requirements for our manufacturing and technical communities.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your educational and/or professional background, you will provide environmental (air, water, and waste) technical and regulatory support to our site location (manufacturing and laboratory), interface with regulatory agencies and third parties, as needed, on compliance and enforcement issues, participate in incident or accident investigations, ensure compliance with site air permits, EPCRA 311, 312 and 313 reporting, and the preparation of hazardous waste Biennial Reports.

  • Successfully engaging across the organization, you will proactively identify and prioritize opportunities, develop sustainable solutions, execute operational plans, and effectively manage business relationships designed to champion continuous improvement and overall environmental performance.

  • 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 environmental 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) in environmental or environmental practices is highly desirable.

  • Ability to obtain clearance for working in powered air purifying respirators and Tyvek suits required.

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.

Job: OCSE - Occupational Safety & Environmental

Organization: NCU/S-Environmental & Safety Services-60001543

Title: EH&S Specialist - Environmental (Battle Creek, MI)

Location: MI-Battle Creek-Michigan

Requisition ID: 1805159