Shift Supervisor

Formula for Success: You Will

Execute daily operating plans in conjunction with, and under the supervision of, the Production Supervisor.

Direct Daily Operations Team personnel in observance of safe practices, labor relations, and good housekeeping, while taking necessary corrective steps and instructing personnel as required.

Direct equipment and process adjustments based on previous shift activities, review operator's and supervisor's logs, physical survey, and laboratory test results, and record all production and operational data in logs provided.

Supervise work activities of Daily Operations Team shift personnel (BASF direct and contractor), engage in operating equipment and processes (e. g., chemical reactors, compression, distillation, filtration, absorption) using materials which are flammable, corrosive, hazardous, and toxic in nature to produce products.

Work with Daily Support Team in priority setting and equipment repairs; and for timeliness of equipment preparation for maintenance.

Direct activities of Daily Operations Team personnel in event of fires, explosion, and any other emergency in the plant until relieved.

Instruct and train new operators and keep the shifts up-to-date on Management of Change issues, procedural revisions, and required regulatory training.

Follow BASF's EEO and Affirmative Action policies and promote their observance in performance of job duties.

Provide regular coaching/feedback to Daily Operations Team operators.

Direct/Supervise operations, shutdowns, and start-ups to prevent damage to equipment due to potentially flammable/toxic material.

Coordinate all repairs and equipment changeovers with Daily Support Team to minimize damage and costly repairs.

Ensure the safety of all Daily Operations Team members under area of supervision. All safety rules and regulations must be strictly enforced.

Lead and document Accident Investigations for injuries, near misses, and spills that occur on shift.

Perform related duties as assigned.

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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You

Basic Qualifications:

A high school diploma or equivalent

2 years experience in a chemical plant operation

Strong personal commitment to building and maintaining a safety culture.

Demonstrated coaching and leadership skills, tact, and the ability to communicate effectively and build strong relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization

Computer literacy and familiarity with the Microsoft Office suite of products are required for this position. Commitment to continuous improvement of computer skills when required.

Good problem solving and troubleshooting skills, with the ability to quickly address and resolve equipment, process, and people issues

Good written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

Technical training or college degree in a field of study relating to chemical manufacturing

Supervisory experience in chemical manufacturing, refining, or similar operations is highly desirable

Experience in a union shop and with labor contract administration is a strong plus

Strong personal commitment to Lifelong learning and continuous improvement.

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