BASF Logistics Coordinator - McIntosh, AL in McIntosh, Alabama

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

We are seeking a Logistics Coordinator to join our team. You will schedule and prepare the loading and unloading activities for domestic and export shipments for packaged, bulk, rail, and waste shipments, as well as on-site material movements as required. You will communicate daily with other personnel both on- and off-site.

Logistics Coordinator (1702458) – McIntosh, AL

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Manage shipping and transportation at the McIntosh site including bulk, export, packaged, miscellaneous, rail, and waste. These shipments include direct customer shipments, shipments to warehouses, air and ocean export shipments, off-line miscellaneous shipments, rail shipments for both loaded and empty railcars, bulk and non-bulk waste shipments, and bulk/non-bulk hazardous waste shipments. In addition, duties include scheduling carriers for loading and unloading based on time requirements, service factors, and equipment availability.

  • Monitor and manage open orders, deliveries, and shipments for customers and other warehouses. Interact with internal and external partners to ensure timely execution of shipments. Coordinate with warehouse manager for utilization of warehouse personnel and equipment. Ensure customer specific requirements are met.

  • Handle receipt verification for all inbound materials for site into SAP. Assist security as needed for gate entry. Process any inbound Advanced Shipping Notifications, as well as perform COA verifications for inbound raw materials. Perform some tolling functions (producing and shipping) prior to receiving to McIntosh.

  • Maintain all required shipping files.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain/Logistics Management required.

  • Supply chain experience in shipping and transportation.

  • At least 1 year of experience in SAP shipping and transportation.

  • Strong computer skills (Email, Microsoft Office applications).

  • Knowledge of Lotus Notes applications knowledge preferred (e.g., AIMS, Action Tracker, Quality Manager, Change Management).

  • DOT/IATA/IMDG/RCRA/OSHA Hazmat Certification and/or APICS Certification preferred

  • Process Optimizations, organizational, and collaborative skills are required.

  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic self-starter, who can work cross-functionally and independently under general supervision.

  • Ability to travel 5% of the time.

Job: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service

Organization: N-EVP-Performance Chemicals

Title: Logistics Coordinator - McIntosh, AL

Location: AL-McIntosh

Requisition ID: 1702458