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Production Supervisor (Second Shift, 2:00 PM - 10:30 PM) Job

Date: Aug 11, 2017

Location: St. Louis, MO, US

Company: BASF

Production Supervisor (Second Shift, 2:00 PM - 10:30 PM)-1702161

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 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…

The St. Louis, MO, BASF manufacturing site is looking for a second shift Production Supervisor to provide leadership and oversight to a crew of 10 - 20 production operators within the second shift manufacturing environment. The production hours will be 2:00 p.m. until 10:30 a.m., Monday thru Thursday.

Production Supervisor (Second Shift, 2:00 PM - 10:30 PM) (1702161)

As a Production Supervisor, you will be responsible for scheduling resources (equipment, material and human 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.

Formula for Success: You Will…
- 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
- Ensure alignment of the employee's work and behaviors with the Vision, Values & Goals of the organization
- 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
- Support development assignments and movement of talent across units
- 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
- Role model and enable development of competencies in others needed to implement BASF's strategy
- Establish and support a safety culture in which all accidents are preventable

This position is part of a job family. If selected, you will be hired at a level that matches your knowledge, skills, abilities and experience.

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.


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

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…
- BS/BA Degree in Engineering or Related Discipline with 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing setting -OR- AA Degree in a Manufacturing Related Discipline with 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing setting -OR- HS Diploma with 10+ years of experience in a manufacturing setting
- Supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment
- 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
- Must be willing and able to work overtime as required AND Must be willing and able to work 2:00 PM - 10:30 AM Shift

We Also Look For…
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