BASF Process Technician in Appleton, Wisconsin
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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 while being good stewards of the environment and the communities where we operate. BASF endeavors to form the best team, especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
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Process Technician - 2000878– Appleton, WI
Where the Chemistry Happens
The role of the Process Technician is to provide the labor and expertise to safely manufacture quality chemical products while embracing a zero loss of containment mindset. This includes receiving and handling raw materials, producing chemical products with the aid of manufacturing systems, performing quality assurance tests, and shipping and receiving tasks. The position also involves providing support to the senior maintenance lead and assisting in area preventative maintenance.
Formula for Success
Performs daily / weekly / monthly safety walkthrough and housekeeping inspections.
Displays active ownership of a portion of the site safety program & facilitates safety improvements.
Supports Safe Work Permitting practices to ensure the safety of all working in production areas.
Maintains order and cleanliness of production work areas.
The use of computer-based systems to generate production instructions, to report production and receive and ship materials.
Supports QC function by performing in process testing on products
The receipt and shipment of bulk raw materials and finished products including loading and unloading operations.
Packages finished products into totes and drums
Performs batch reconciliation for raw materials used to create a batch of finished product.
Uses forklifts to bring materials to and take materials away from the production area.
High School Diploma or GED
Previous experience in a manufacturing and/or production environment
Chemical manufacturing or handling experience
Batch production experience
SAP or other enterprise management system experience
MS Office proficiency
Experience with the use of automated process systems i.e. DCS / PLC
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.
BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.
Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Organization: N-EDN/OA-Production Appleton-60000521
Title: Process Technician
Requisition ID: 2001784