EHS Manager, Seeds %26 Traits North America - Work Virtually Anywhere
September 4, 2020
EHS Manager, Seeds & Traits North America - Work Virtually Anywhere-2001952 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.
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 achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals.
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. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.
And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine in 2020 as one of America's Best Employers. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
EHS Manager, Seeds & Traits North America (2001952) - Work Virtually Anywhere
Where the Chemistry Happens...
The North American EHS Manager for Seeds & Traits will create, drive, coordinate, and support EHS programs, management systems, and related EHS sustainability efforts.
The North American EHS Manager for Seeds & Traits will lead a team of EHS professionals located throughout North America to optimize the effectiveness and efficiency of BASF's EHS programs and initiatives at seed processing sites and agricultural research stations.
Minimum 5 years' supervisory experience; emphasis on skill development and service-delivery effectiveness.
Seeds experience a plus.
Experience developing people to manage change effectively and adopt new ways of working.
Must know how to develop practical plans to implement EHS corporate policies and procedures 'at scale' for 40+ seed processing and research sites.
Strong communication, change management and collaboration skills.
Strong influencing skills - must know how to present data-driven EHS solutions to site managers.
EHS capital project support (design considerations, management of change, safe and legal start-up etc.).
EHS data analysis skills with experience using databases and electronic tools.
Incident Investigation & Root Cause Analysis skills.
Must live within commutable distance of a major US airport.
Must be able to travel (US, Canada and Puerto Rico) 35% of the time when Covid restrictions are lifted.
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.
Organization: G-APU/PO-Seeds & Traits Global Seed Supply-63023535
Internal Number: 628919
About BASF Corporation
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.