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Operator- May 2017 Class Job

Date: Mar 8, 2017

Location: Geismar, LA, US

Company: BASF

Operator- May 2017 Class-1700409

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.

Chemical Production Operators are responsible for conducting the daily activities related to the manufacturing operations of the chemical facility.

Operator responsibility and accountability includes, but is not limited to:

• Working within the scope of procedures and instructions to manufacture chemical products by operating processes and equipment, primarily via DCS and PLC systems.

• Facilitate the transfer of raw materials and finished products to and from vessels including, railway cars, tank trucks, totes and drums.

• Ensures data collection / documentation of the process, interprets results and responds with appropriate adjustments.

• Assists with the process and equipment troubleshooting process.

• Ensures the proper handling of waste streams to comply with corporate, local, state and federal regulations.

• Participates in and complies with all training and development activities. • Performs emergency response activities, as required.

• Acts in a manner that ensures that all BASF standards are maintained in the areas of safety, environmental, quality manufacturing and individual and team performance.

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent


• Minimum 18 years of age

• High school diploma or equivalent

• Possess a valid driver's license

• Ability to perform mathematical calculations and score a minimum of 80% proficiency on a mechanical aptitude test

• PTEC or other post-secondary technical program preferred

• Previous chemical operation experience preferred

This position requires all candidates to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

BASF recognizes Institutions of Higher Education that are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Primary Location: US-LA-Geismar
Function: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Rotating
Organization: NCG-Geismar Site

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