BASF Machine Operator in Ames, Iowa
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
We are BASF, the world's largest chemical company and the leader in sustainable agricultural chemical solutions.
BASF is focused on global challenges of today and the future. Our people change the world each and every day and we're working hard to build the best Agricultural Solutions team in the business.
This is where you come in.
We’re looking for a Machine Operator responsible for producing products, including mixing, blending, and packaging finished product.
Your responsibilities would also include
Operate various filling and packaging equipment including liquid fillers, form-fill and seal machines, and tablet presses.
Observe machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products
Inspect and remove defective products and packaging material
Record and maintain production data such as meter readings, and quantities, types, and dimensions of materials produced.
Comply with all Safety Regulations; maintain a safe work environment at all times.
Continually maintain plant and grounds for cleanliness and organization.
Maintain a clean working environment.
Other duties assigned.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
High school diploma or GED required
At least 1-2 years of machine operating experience or equivalent in a manufacturing environment
Basic computer skills.
Strong Written and Oral Communication Skills
Must be able to meet essential skills of the job per a skills-based assessment
Reading for Information
Must be able meet essential functions of the job per a physical examination:
Two hand lift of 50 lbs 36” to floor x 8 reps
Scooping 30lbs x 15 reps
Two hand lift/carry 50lbs at waist and carry 10 ft x 6 reps
Up/down 40 stairs
Step Up/Down 16 “ step x 20 reps
- ISO 9001 Training (must be repeated every 3 years)
Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Organization: N-APN-Crop Protection North America
Title: Machine Operator
Requisition ID: 1700503