BASF Warehouse Supervisor - Windsor Paint Plant in Windsor, Ontario

You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.

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 Canada has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2018, as well as one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for 2018.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

The Warehouse Supervisor is accountable for the work of the hourly employees in meeting the objective of a safe, efficient and timely production of quality products in an environment of changing customer demands. By leadership and example, train and educate employees regarding health and safety, job methods, waste minimization, commitment to excellence and job performance. The position is responsible for recording pertinent production and accident statistics.

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Rotate on shift basis in the shipping, receiving and warehouse department

  • Ensure effective, efficient delivery of inbound raw materials and outbound finished goods

  • Train, re-train and instruct employees in all aspects of their jobs

  • Maintain proper housekeeping at all time and continuously upgrade the standard as well as maintaining production statistics

  • Administer the collective agreement, and participate in revisions of S.O.P.s and T.J.A.s

  • Assume responsibility for security and control of the facility on the off-shifts

  • Assume prime responsibility for department: safety; inspections; audits; training and accident / incident reporting

  • Serve as Emergency Response Coordinator on off-shifts and alternative on day shift, but also serve as a Maintenance Supervisor on off-shifts

  • Requisition all necessary department supplies and material

  • Regulatory updates on time and attendance cards for subordinate payrolls

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…

  • Post secondary education required

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve excellent results through operational discipline

  • In-depth and broad experience in paint process and manufacturing methodology

  • Ability to direct and motivate subordinates within a unionized setting

  • Well-developed analytical and organizational skills

  • Familiarity with and adherence to legislative and corporate policies, particularly in areas of health and safety and the environment

  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting and computer related skills

  • Knowledge of Mechanical Aptitude

  • Ability to communicate with subordinates, peers and supervisors particularly in areas of job instruction, quality and performance

  • Technical disciplines preferred

We welcome and encourage applications from all persons. BASF has a robust policy of accommodating employees who are able to perform the essential duties of the job upon accommodation. In particular, applicants with disabilities are entitled to a recruitment process and accessible materials.

Job: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service

Organization: N-ECN-Coatings Solutions North America

Title: Warehouse Supervisor - Windsor Paint Plant

Location: CAN-ON-Windsor

Requisition ID: 1801036