Perth | Permanent
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BASF is the world’s leading chemical company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and agricultural products to oil and gas. As a reliable partner BASF creates chemistry to help its customers in virtually all industries to be more successful. With its high-value products and intelligent solutions, BASF plays an important role in finding answers to global challenges such as climate protection, energy efficiency, nutrition and mobility. BASF posted sales of about €73.5 billion in 2011 and had approximately 111,000 employees as of the end of the year. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zürich (AN). Further information on BASF is available on the Internet at www.basf.com or in its Social Media Newsroom at newsroom.basf.com.
This newly created position will help to strengthen and set up the global research and development capabilities of BASF Mining Solutions in Perth. This BASF business unit was created in 2009 following strategic business acquisitions.
Working specifically within the Mining Solutions sector you will be charged with pioneering innovative solutions in the development of solid liquid separation technology, amongst other technologies within the mining industry. You will work closely with some of the most talented minds in the industry to help establish a global Research and Development and Technology centre to service the mining industry.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate will have tertiary qualifications in Chemical Engineering / Metallurgy / Mineral Processing. Prior industrial experience in a mineral processing environment is highly regarded however highly qualified graduates might be considered. You will possess a high level of autonomy with strong management skills. As this role requires you to liaise with clients in the mining industry strong communication and presentation skills are essential.
What's On Offer
Work for the largest chemical company in the world;
Innovate new technology related to the mining chemistry field;
Opportunity to grow and develop into various areas of the company;
Be provided the training and guidance from a global pool of experienced individuals;