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.
The Production Operator#1 responsible for all aspects of personal safety, product quality, packaging, as well as mixing. The Production Operator will manufacture quality finished goods and manage raw materials in a safe and efficient manner.
In addition, the following activities will be performed by the Production Operator:
Conduct visual inspection of operating equipment to determine current operating status;
Work from both verbal and written instructions of Shift Supervisor, standard procedures
Ability to read schedules of the day to day operations;
Work 12-hr Continuous Shift as designated by management, and perform fair share of overtime duties, if required;
Maintain good housekeeping in work areas and assist in general cleanup as assigned;
Contribute to the success of plant goals & objectives through participation in activities to further advance safety, quality, costs, productivity and morale throughout the plant;
Participate in all required safety training and wear proper personal protective equipment when working in the plant;
Work well with others in a team environment;
Ability to wear a respirator mask as per need
Perform the procedures in the Big 5 (Safe Work Permit, Lock Out Tag Out, Line Break, PPE, and Hot Work) after appropriate instruction;
Other tasks as assigned by Supervisor;
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
High School diploma/GED
Demonstrated Experience in:
Willingness and ability to create and adapt to change
Competencies of accountability and ownership
Meet or exceed standards for attendance
Ability to learn and perform a variety of tasks in support of plant operations
Flexibility in changing work priorities on short notice
Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Assists in helping others complete tasks while effectively completing own tasks
Good troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Mature dependable judgment when dealing with others. Exhibits good judgment in asking for help.
Good understanding of general routines and procedures; skilled in the operation of relevant equipment.
Applicants must be able to lift weights of up to 60 pounds.
BASF recognizes Institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.
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.