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Contact Supervisor - Huntsville, AL Job

Date: May 3, 2018

Location: Huntsville, AL, US

Company: BASF

Contact Supervisor - Huntsville, AL-1801950

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 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!

Contact Supervisor (1801950) – Huntsville, AL

BASF's Catalysts division, headquartered in Iselin, New Jersey, is the world’s leading supplier of environmental and process catalysts. The group employs more than 5,000, with over 30 manufacturing sites worldwide. As a global division of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany, Catalysts offers exceptional expertise in the development of technologies that protect the air we breathe, produce the fuels that power our world and ensure efficient production of a wide variety of chemicals, plastics and other products including advanced battery materials.

As a Contact Supervisor at our Huntsville, AL location, the successful candidate will supervise a team of approximately 20 individuals responsible for producing various technologies, including equipment which cleans the air within a confined space, such as within airplanes. This position typically is assigned a 10 hour shift and may be assigned nights and/or days and may rotate after periods of time.

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

Formula for Success
- Leveraging your educational and professional experience in a manufacturing discipline, you will collaborate with the Area Manager to plan material, resources, staffing, and flow of materials and work through the department and ensure new technologies, processes, and/or procedures are smoothly transferred into daily activities.
- As a team leader, you will supervise employees to ensure all department goals (e.g., productivity, first time through, rework) are met, and verify all housekeeping and safety policies and procedures are understood and followed, and take immediate steps to correct any unsafe working conditions.
- Your strong attention to detail will be a valued asset as you will be accountable for control of all company products and resources to prevent loss and keep cost at a minimum.
- Your dedication to continuous improvement will be essential as you analyze and resolve work problems to maintain productivity and efficiency.
- As a role model, you will enable the team to become more self-sufficient through training and leadership, and coaching them to assume more responsibilities.
- Experience in aviation industry manufacturing & knowledge of FAA regulations is a strong plus.
- Experience in GTAW welding & NADCAP welding standards is a strong plus.

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.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Leadership Expectations: As a leader at BASF, you will play a key role in creating value for the company through people. Our top candidate will be expected to enable greater personal success among our employees through quality people development, coaching, and performance management. Leaders at BASF are role models to help employees develop the competencies needed to implement BASF's strategy. Our expectation is that leaders will coach and develop team members to reach their full potential, and support relevant development assignments, opportunities and moves while motivating and challenging employees to drive high performance. Our leaders must be committed to "hiring the best" internally and externally at the same time they are creating an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity.

Primary Location: US-AL-Huntsville
Function: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Rotating
Organization: (CC)-Catalysts

Nearest Major Market: Huntsville

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