BASF Production Operator - N Charleston (Continuous Recruitment Requisition) in North Charleston, South Carolina

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.

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 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…

BASF Colors & Effects USA LLC, a 100% wholly owned subsidiary of BASF Corporation, produces a broad portfolio of colorants and effect pigments in 13 sites globally. Based on their chemical expertise in the coatings, plastics, printing, cosmetics and agriculture markets, BASF’s experts offer consultative solutions. Fueled by entrepreneurial spirit, they enable innovation and growth. For our customers and our company: We live colors. We boost effects.

For more information about Colors & Effects, visit www.colors-effects.basf.com at http://www.colors-effects.basf.com/ .

Formula for Success, You Will:

  • Operate the packaging Mateer Burt in a safe and an efficient manner. Effectively communicate process variables to co-workers and coordinators.

  • Operate pneumatic transfer systems, forklifts, front-end loaders, and associated equipment. Gather quality tests according to procedures, performs routine maintenance on equipment, records quality data legibly, and routine data entry.

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.

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

Required:

  • Two year technical degree in a manufacturing discipline with 1 year of manufacturing work experience or a High School Degree or equivalent with 2 years manufacturing work experience

  • Be able to work a 12 hour shift

  • Manual dexterity, ascend, descend steps, stairs and/or ladders

  • Oral and written skills to communicate and maintain accurate records

  • Basic computer skills

  • Must be able to hear to decode communication and detect potential problems with the machine

  • Must be able to lift 60 lbs., walk, sit, squat, bend, push/pull with arms/legs, body, reach overhead and stoop

  • Must be able to work in variable climate temperatures

BASF is always growing our talent within the Production Operator community, and therefore, we have a need for continuous recruitment. We have posted this position in anticipation of future openings to pro-actively identify potential talent for our team.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: G-EDP-Pigments

Title: Production Operator - N Charleston (Continuous Recruitment Requisition)

Location: SC-North Charleston

Requisition ID: 1603450