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BASF Quality Control Supervisor in Peekskill, New York

In 2016BASF formed a global business unit to combine all of its pigmentsactivities. With sales of about €1 billion and 2,600 employees globally, BASFColors & Effects holds a leading position in the pigments market, offeringthe broadest portfolio of products and technology. This global businessunit fully concentrates on the pigments business and its customers to achieveits goals of growth and cash generation. Based on their chemical expertise inthe coatings, plastics, printing, cosmetics and agriculture markets, Colors& Effects experts offer consultative solutions. Fueled by entrepreneurialspirit, they enable innovation and growth. For ourcustomers and our company: We live colors. We boost effects. For moreinformation about Colors & Effects, visit at .

What You'll Be Doing - Weare seeking a professional like you to provide expertise to the QualityOrganization by utilizing your 5 years of experience in manufacturing and laboratories.You will have accountability for managing the day-to-day manpower assignments,training, time sheet/payroll submittal, ISO documentation maintenance,oversight and approval of raw materials, in-process quality assessments, andapproval of products to be moved into packaging.

  • Youwill use SAP transactions and other tools to effectively control productquality through the manufacturing process.

  • Youwill lead the safe, effective, and efficient operation of the laboratoriesassociated with raw material, in-process, and finished product qualityspecifications, testing, and evaluation. You will prioritize technician assignments, payroll / overtime, andtactical decisions related to production quality in conjunction with othersupervisory staff as needed. Youwill utilize your technical knowledge regarding process controls to ensureproducts can achieve customer expectations.

  • Youwill act as primary person accountable for the decision to move or holdproduction materials from advancing to the next stage of operation.The ability to visually evaluate finished goods to determine if theyshould be packaged, reworked, or discarded is critical. You will beresponsible for escalating and initiating product quality investigations.

  • Youwill maintain department ISO/ GPM/ and RCMS documents and standards, aswell as support site initiatives through internal audit programs, qualityinvestigations, and product performance reviews.

  • Utilizingyour leadership skills, you will focus on coaching and developing teammembers, driving teamwork and accountability, and promoting housekeepingand safety standards within the Quality Control Laboratory.

Coloring Your World: What We Offer You …

Wenot only provide value to our customers, but to you as well. Through you@BASF,our total offer, you can discover and take advantage of the benefits, perks andother opportunities that best suit you and your family’s needs, no matter whereyou are in your career.

The“Total Rewards” that you receive as an employee of Colors &Effects goes way beyond a paycheck. In addition to your base salary andincentive program, you receive a competitive array of health and insurancebenefit choices that typically represent a significant portion of your overallcompensation. You also have retirement benefits that include competitivecompany-matching contributions to help you save for the retirement you’ve beendreaming of, and much more.

Finally,we know that life is about more than work, which is why we offer flexible workoptions that can be designed in partnership with your manager to meet the needsof the business and your personal needs.

Come join us on our journey to create solutions fora sustainable future!

Shine with Colors & Effects! Do You Have WhatIt Takes?


  • Highschool diploma, experience working within a manufacturing environment andprevious supervisory experience

  • Leadershipskills that focus on coaching and developing team members, drivingteamwork and accountability, and promoting housekeeping and safetystandards

  • Technicalknowledge regarding process controls to ensure products can achievecustomer expectations

  • Generalknowledge of ISO/RCMS/GMP standards


  • Bachelor’sdegree is preferred

  • Experienceworking in a lab environment; familiarity with lab instrumentation andunderstanding of laboratory standard operating and safety procedures

  • Experiencein a unionized manufacturing environment

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: G-EDP/PNP-Operations Pigments Peekskill-60001906

Title: Quality Control Supervisor

Location: NY-Peekskill

Requisition ID: 1901892