Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
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Bachelor degree in a science, engineering, or management discipline required; advanced degree (e.g, MBA, Ph.D.) is a plus.
At least five years of leadership in Quality Assurance or Quality Systems managing a staff of 10 or more technicians in a manufacturing environment; automotive manufacturing environment preferred.
A minimum of five years of experience in automotive quality systems standards such as TS16949 and automotive OEM customer-specific requirements.
Five or more years of experience leading continuous improvement projects in manufacturing, supply chain, and/or commercial operations.
Black Belt certification through a Six Sigma-accredited organization preferred.
Experience through project assignment or job function with automotive discrete part production including: chemical or mechanical processes, material flow, inventory management, supply chain processes, component assembly, and quality control.
Developed competency in the following areas: project management, customer specifications, production facilities & capability requirements, team leadership and collaboration, and supplier selection.
Strong EHS orientation and emphasis in both personnel and process safety.
Working knowledge of MS Office products, specifically Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Experience using SAP or other ERP system(s) preferred.
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the... current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.