Technical Service Representative (Pest Control) (Southeast US) Remote-1803512 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.
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Technical Service Representative - Pest Control (Southeast US) Remote - 1803512
Where the Chemistry Happens
This Technical Service position is part of the US Technical Service Team of the BASF Professional and Specialty Solutions (PSS), reporting to the Manager, US Technical Service. The Technical Service team leads the technical support of the PSS business by providing innovative solutions and industry leading customer interaction that maximizes the success of customers.
The successful candidate will be a critical member that provides technical expertise and support of BASF products in professional pest control markets, including general pest, rural hygiene, and termite, and rodent. Technical activities will align with business strategies to capture sales growth for BASF products through technical representation and product demonstration. You will need to reside in Georgia or Florida (near a major airport) to be considered for this role.
Formula for Success: You Will...
You will leverage your Masters Degree/PhD in Entomology, Plant Science or Biology to provide technical support of BASF products in the pest control market.
Launch a highly innovative product portfolio that aligns with customer needs and business goals
Implement technical support research and demonstration activities that help our customers be successful
Develop and provide effective technical product bulletins, communication, training, and stewardship to BASF customers
Establish productive technical collaboration programs with university and private researchers, consultants, and industry influencers
Develop, update, and steward accurate and informative label language aligned with EPA guidelines and end-user standard practices
Lead the technical direction of the PSS business strategy and exchange with customers
Provide technical input on product launch plans and market development opportunities
Properly summarize technical information into highly effective and organized presentations and reports according to company guidelines and approvals
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.
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.