Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
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. Finally, a leader at BASF must establish and support our safety culture in which all accidents are preventable.
Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You...
BS Degree in Engineering, Chemistry, or other Science discipline
10+ years of experience in chemical manufacturing operations
Direct experience supervising personnel
Demonstrated experience implementing LEAN concepts in manufacturing and/or support function environments
Willing and able to travel up to 25% of the time
Demonstrated strong Critical thinking, Communication (written and verbal) and Interpersonal and Facilitation skills
We Also Look For...
Six Sigma Black Belt or equivalent
Asset management / capacity planning, debottlenecking and expansion
Experience with crop protection formulations, including blending, milling, extrusion, filling & packaging operations
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.