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BASF Operator in Livonia, Michigan

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As an operator for our Performance Materials business unit you will build a meaningful career while supporting BASF’s Livonia manufacturing operations. The successful candidate will perform the tasks required to manufacture and package polyurethane specialties products in a safe, efficient, and environmentally sound manner.

During your afternoon or midnight shift as an Operator you will…

• Follow all safe work and operations policies and procedures while on duty at the site.

• Drive fork trucks and moving pallets and totes of product throughout the plant.

• Maintain housekeeping and 5S practices at an excellent level.

• Perform equipment, safety and other required checks or inspections in an accurate, neat and timely manner (e.g. plant safety check lists, area inspections, respirator and mobile equipment inspections).

• Properly handle all waste (hazardous and non-hazardous) and associated paperwork according to regulations and BASF policies.

Plant operations are Sunday – Friday. Fixed non-rotating shifts. 40-hour work week plus overtime opportunities (this position will work 2nd shift or 3rd shift): Afternoons 1:30 PM – 10:00PM, Midnights 9:30 PM – 6:00 AM

If you have...

• High School Diploma or GED required.

• Minimum of 1 years of manufacturing experience required.

• Ability to lift 50 lbs AND push 150 lbs (including chemical materials).

• 1 year of fork truck driving experience required.


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• Competitive health and insurance plans including long term care

• Retirement benefits with company-matching contributions

• Learning & Development opportunities like our Mentorship and PDP programs

• Maternity & Paternity Leave and family care solutions

• Flex spending accounts

• Employee Assistance Programs

• Tuition Reimbursement

• Wellness Program & Fitness Reimbursement

• Pet Insurance

• Employee Discounts

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