11 Nov, 2021

Senior Expert Waste Management

  • BASF
  • Schwarzheide, Germany
Process Engineer Chemicals Water & Waste

Job Description


Our unit Supply Chain Management ensures all processes for storing, handling and scheduling incoming and outgoing transports of battery materials, including monitoring and cost optimisation to guarantee a high service level for our customers.

  • You are the expert for waste management within the Battery Recycling department. You will be the central point of contact for waste law issues and coordinate all matters relevant to waste law.
  • You will implement existing regulations and upcoming innovations for the transport, operation and storage of waste as well as battery materials.
  • You will work with authorities, suppliers and customers as well as network with political stakeholders and associations at local, national and European level.
  • You will conduct service provider audits and supplier audits to ensure our high quality and safety standards.
  • You will make a significant contribution to the strategic development of our business unit and accompany innovations and further developments in the field of battery recycling.
  • Last but not least, you will evaluate disposal technologies, support the distribution of waste and the preparation of functional specifications.




  • Master's degree in process engineering, environmental engineering or a comparable field of study
  • Minimum five years of professional experience in several positions
  • Experience in procurement and sales of disposal services would be desirable
  • Expertise in national and international waste law as well as in the field of dangerous goods handling and battery specific regulations
  • Experience in purchasing and selling disposal services preferable
  • Business fluent communication skills in German and English as well as willingness to travel
  • Independent way of working with pleasure in driving innovative solutions




  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.
  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.
  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.
  • Health and wellbeing programs to help you achieve better health and work-life balance.



Do you have any questions about the process or the position? Jens Nguyen Hai (Talent Acquisition), Phone: +49 30 2005-58826

BASF Schwarzheide GmbH, located between the capital Berlin and the metropolis of Dresden, produces functional materials and develops intelligent system solutions for global customers. We stand for innovation, digital transformation and sustainability. With our new technologies and working methods, we are assuming a pioneering role within the BASF Group. Take the opportunity and design future-oriented solutions with us. You can find out more about BASF Schwarzheide GmbH at: on.basf.com/Schwarzheide

At BASF, the chemistry is right. Because we are counting on innovative solutions, on sustainable actions, and on connected thinking. And on you. Become a part of our formula for success and develop the future with us - in a global team that embraces diversity and equal opportunities irrespective of gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief.
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