BASF Operator - Entry Level - McIntosh, AL in McIntosh, Alabama

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 and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. 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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Operator Technician- McIntosh, AL

As an Operator Technician in McIntosh, AL, you will work from written and verbal instructions to safely manufacture products. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Operating equipment, monitoring performance, and taking appropriate corrective action to ensure safe and reliable operation

  • Operating both automated and manual equipment

  • Unloading and receiving bulk raw materials into system

  • Recording operating data/plant status, catching samples, interpreting results and responding with the appropriate adjustments to troubleshoot the process

  • Assuring proper handling of waste materials to meet all local, state and federal regulations

  • Performing designated SAP transactions

  • Performing Emergency Response functions as an active member of the site's ERT

  • Performing and be responsible for all unit functions that are necessary to maintain safe and efficient operations, for which he/she is properly trained and capable of performing, including but not limited to maintenance work and the loading and unloading of tank farm materials

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:

  • Associate's Degree or higher required/Candidates with a Process Technology Degree or other Industrial Degree will be given first consideration

  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to determine measurements, make calculations and read various instruments, gauges and meters

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidates with associate's degree or higher required/Candidates with a Process Technology Degree or other Industrial Degree will be given first consideration

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-EVP-Performance Chemicals

Title: Operator - Entry Level - McIntosh, AL

Location: AL-McIntosh

Requisition ID: 1703002