Maintenance Systems Administrator

Seneca, SC, US, 29678

About BASF Environmental Catalyst and Metal Solutions

Leveraging its deep expertise as the global leader in catalysis and precious metals, BASF Environmental Catalyst and Metal Solutions (ECMS) serves customers in many industries including automotive, aerospace, indoor air quality, semiconductors, and hydrogen economy, and provides full loop services with its precious metals trading and recycling offering. With a focus on circular solutions and sustainability, ECMS is committed to helping our customers create a cleaner, more sustainable world.  Protecting our elements of life is our purpose and this inspires us to ever-new solutions. 

ECMS operates globally in 15 countries with approximately 20 production sites and over 4,000 employees.

As a Maintenance Systems Administrator you will LEAD by……….

  • Utilizing your knowledge of SAP as it relates to plant maintenance, you will direct efforts for system administration and help shared services by leading continuous improvement and problem resolution.
  • Acting as the Technical Expert role leading training efforts for ERP system administration, Data management and use.
  • Supporting the TES Organization as the subject matter expert for all SAP related transactions, activities and reporting for Plant Maintenance, Technical Purchasing and TAR support.
  • Actively participating in decision making regarding contract services with site support vendors.
  • Acting as a site expert on SAP S4/Hana which includes master data and systems optimization.
  • Bring the Site and ECMS P2P: Requisitioner Key User
  • Identifying and implementing opportunities for process simplification and improving data effectiveness.
  • Collaborating on cross functional teams to improve SAP based functions and performance.
  • Directing approval levels and escalations for site support requisitions and purchasing and invoice reconciliation
  • Leading and directing Technical Procurement in support of TES activities.
  • Supporting the finance team with changes and cost reporting errors.
  • Providing allocations for maintenance labor and equipment expenses.
  • Interacting with vendors, outside contractors and internal customers from production, maintenance, administration, and services areas.
  • Generating and analyzing Maintenance KPI’s.
  • Maintaining Equipment Files on Network and Equipment Library including Functional Location Data including calibration records.
  • Supporting Payroll Input for TES


Leadership Expectations: As a leader at BASF, you will play a key role in creating value for the company through people. Our top candidate will be expected to enable greater personal success among our employees through quality people development, coaching, and performance management. Leaders at BASF are role models to help employees develop the competencies needed to implement BASF's strategy. Our expectation is that leaders will coach and develop team members to reach their full potential, and support relevant development assignments, opportunities and moves while motivating and challenging employees to drive high performance. Our leaders must be committed to "hiring the best" internally and externally at the same time they are creating an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity. Finally, a leader at BASF must establish and support our safety culture in which all accidents are preventable.


Your elements for success……

  • High School Diploma/Equivalent required with at least 5 years of related experience within a Manufacturing Environment; OR Bachelor’s degree with 2 years of experience in a coordinator role within a manufacturing environment, Asset Management / Maintenance experience will be a strong plus.
  • Excellent skills collaborating with all levels within the site operations and support functions.
  • Solid experience in purchasing or finance.
  • Lean Six Sigma experience is a plus.
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills and excellent math skills.
  • Demonstrated SAP or equivalent ERP intermediate or advanced user experience.
  • Communication skills and a collaborative mindset.
  • Must be able to lift to forty pounds.



At BASF ECMS you get more than just compensation, Medical & Dental. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements you need to be your best in every stage of your life.

  • Flexible Work Arrangements whenever possible
  • Retirement Benefits with company contributions
  • Competitive Medical and Dental Plan Options
  • Disability and Life Insurance Programs
  • Wellness Programs
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave, Infertility & Adoption reimbursement
  • Mentoring & Development Programs
  • Employee Discounts
  • Pet insurance


What are you waiting for? Click Apply now to BELONG@BASF!!

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BASF is committed to pay transparency practices. The competitive Pay Range for this role is $65,000 - $85,000. Actual pay will be determined based on education, certifications, experience, and other job-related factors permitted by law.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina