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Are you a high achiever looking for an opportunity to directly impact the success of your team and the performance of an organization? Are you passionate about collaborating with world-class colleagues to solve complex challenges? Do you have an entrepreneurial drive and are always striving for continuous improvement and sustainable solutions? Are you looking for a position with high visibility at a company with numerous career development opportunities? If this sounds like you, then we want to get to hear from you . . . We are BASF, the world's largest chemical company and the leader in sustainable chemical solutions. At BASF, we create chemistry through what we do and how we do it. 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 and are always working to form the best team ‚ with emphasis on diverse talents and ongoing learning and development. 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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future! Where the Chemistry Happens‚¶ Environmental, Health & Safety Team Leader (1602509) ‚ Iselin, NJ The BASF Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Group is seeking a Team Leader within the Northeast Hub to drive, coordinate and support EHS programs, management systems and related sustainability efforts. This leadership position will oversee ~3-5 EHS Professionals at ~4-7 production and R&D sites. Formula for Success: You Will‚¶
Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You‚¶
Bachelor‚s or higher degree is required. A degree in Engineering, Science, or Business-related field preferred
Must have 8 years of experience in a manufacturing and/or R&D environment
Regulatory and technical expertise in Environmental, Occupational Safety, Industrial Hygiene, and/or Process Safety
Ability to identify / prioritize issues and opportunities, and drive change.
Ability to build solid working relationships with direct reports, team members, site leadership teams, and other internal / external stakeholders.
Strong skills related to written/verbal communication, team leadership, coaching, entrepreneurship, results orientation, strategic thinking, conflict management, and influencing/persuasiveness.
Ability to effectively interact with and influence corporate and site leadership and regulatory agencies, non-governmental organizations, and community leaders / representatives.