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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. This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise.
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. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Production Supervisor (St Joseph, MO) – 1802145
Where the Chemistry Happens
Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Supervisor will primarily be responsible to lead the operations team, machine operators, filling operations and fermentation technicians in a coordinated way to achieve all operational activities to produce high quality product in a safe and cost-effective manner. Facilitating optimal conditions for Rhizobium growth and packaging, troubleshooting and all operational aspects of the employees and equipment. A strong leader with potential for growth to lead and develop a cohesive team. Administer HR functions, training and development.
Formula for Success
Leverage your Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Microbiology, Chemistry or other Sciences or Non-Science degree & solid experience in fermentation or production management.
Work closely with the Site Manager, Production Manager, Technology Manager, Supply Chain, TES Manager, and QA and all hourly site employees.
Will manage filling and packaging operations as well as fermentation operations.
Will be instrumental in support of a safe and impressive operations facility
Development of the team in operational excellence, to include administrative duties, safety, quality and production activities.
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.
Internal Number: 495998
About BASF Corporation
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.