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BASF Shift Production Supervisor in St. Louis, Missouri

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 with strong emphasis process safety, as well as 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.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Shift Production Supervisor (1902518) – Fenton, MO (St. Louis)

As a Production Supervisor, you will be responsible for safely managing production lines and scheduling resources to accomplish work in a safe, timely, quality conscious, efficient & cost-effective manner to meet customer requirements. You will also deliver and track training in processes and procedures for all site production personnel.

  • Give technical support to all production staff and Production Manager and also act as deputy in Manager's absence

  • Handle emergency schedule breaks by effectively and efficiently assigning work within the available resources

  • Oversees, but is also capable to perform operation of process equipment in a safe manner according to written procedures, perform minor maintenance, and maintain excellent housekeeping

  • Prepare, communicate, and maintain written records of employee performance including coaching, performance counseling & discipline as well as recognition of exceptional performance

  • Provide proper documentation and administration of employee time & attendance, disability, worker's compensation, family medical leave, etc.

  • Facilitate BASF-sponsored safety awareness & training initiatives (confined space entry, lock-out tag-out, hot works, line break, as well as other structured safety programs)

  • Prepare and deliver annual performance appraisals to direct reports

  • Production reporting of daily activities

As a leader for BASF, you will…

Coach and develop team members to reach their full potential

  • Motivate and challenge to drive high performance

  • Commit to "hiring the best" internally and externally

  • Create an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity

  • Execute performance and career development discussions

  • Establish and support a safety culture in which all accidents are preventable.

2nd Shift: Monday – Friday 2pm – 10:30pm with Required Overtime

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 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…

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in a manufacturing setting.

  • Minimum 3 years supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with tablet compression

  • BS/BA Degree in Engineering or Related Discipline with 3 years of experience in a manufacturing setting

  • AA Degree in a Manufacturing Related Discipline with 5 years of experience in a manufacturing setting

  • Demonstrated competencies in strong leadership and interpersonal skills, communication, customer focus, entrepreneurial acting/change agent and coaching

  • Very strong process analytical/mechanical troubleshooting skills

  • Knowledge of inventory and production controls

  • Proficient computer skills

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-APN/P-Manufacturing-63018325

Title: Shift Production Supervisor

Location: MO-St. Louis

Requisition ID: 1902518