BASF Operator I in Sparks, Georgia

BASF's Sparks, Georgia Site is a leading producer of agricultural chemicals including fungicides and insecticides. We are looking for an Operator I to provide technical resources throughout the plant. This is a "hands-on" position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Operation of processing equipment. Batching, blending, or mixing into finished product. Operations of packaging equipment to fill dry powders, granules, or liquids containers constituting a finished package.

  • Ensure batches are properly charged. Record batching information, code, add, and total production quantities.

  • Ensure quality control of finished product weights, labeling, placarding, coding, and marking. Generally inspect finished appearance of products for transfer to warehouse.

  • Assign Material Handlers to work station on production line and make sure all tasks are being completed satisfactorily.

  • Record and compute finished quantities produced. Record information on tally tickets, properly code finished goods and all packaging used.

  • Ensure processing equipment and personnel are operating in compliance with company training and all federal, state, and local regulations.

  • Instruct and train production workers in job assignments.

  • Provide assistance with special projects as assigned.

Required:

  • HS Graduate or accredited GED required.

  • 2 years experience or equivalent required in production/maintenance operations, or completion of in-house Operator training program.

  • Must have demonstrated ability to successfully lead teams in a production/manufacturing environment.

  • Intermediate PC skills.

  • Must manage time effectively.

  • Must be willing to work on a rotating shift.

Preferred:

  • WorkReady skill assessment certification.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.

This position is not eligible for relocation benefits.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-APN-Crop Protection North America

Title: Operator I

Location: GA-Sparks

Requisition ID: 1702212