BASF Operations Manager – White Stone Site- Spartanburg, SC in Spartanburg, South Carolina

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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 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

We are seeking an Operations Manager to function out of our Spartanburg, SC site.

Operations Manager – White Stone Site (1800790) – Spartanburg, SC

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Plan and direct a broad range of manufacturing and operational activities at the White Stone surfactants plant.

  • Manage operation of batch reactors, shipping, receiving, purchasing, and other business functions.

  • Coordinate site operations with Marketing and Supply Chain to assure the delivery of quality surfactants that meet customer needs.

  • Assure the site meets a broad range of BASF standards, third-party accreditations, federal, state, and local regulatory requirements in the areas of safety, environmental, and quality management.

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 Chemical Engineering or a related Engineering or Scientific discipline.

  • Detailed knowledge of chemical manufacturing protocols, specifically safety, quality and environmental; preferably in dealing with Risk Management Plans, ISO 9001, and distributed control systems.

  • Awareness of chemical processing procedures and equipment utilized to manufacture and ship chemical products.

  • Background in manufacturing, site infrastructure operation, including cooling water towers, boilers and other utility services and supply needs.

  • At least 5 years of experience in the supervision of others.

  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills to work with a wide range of employees at all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to supervise and motivate people to accomplish a significant level of continuous improvement.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-EMN-Care Chemicals NA

Title: Operations Manager – White Stone Site- Spartanburg, SC

Location: SC-Spartanburg

Requisition ID: 1800790