BASF Production Coordinator in Kent, Washington

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with strong emphasis process safety, as well as 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.

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Production Coordinator – Kent, WA (1900503)

Coordinates and distributes the work activities and/or production efforts of the admixture production group. The Production Coordinator will conduct daily production and shipping scheduling, administer raw material procurement, be a primary vendor contact and perform clerical/administrative duties within designated areas of responsibility. In addition, the Production Coordinator will fill in as a Plant Operator when requested and/or the business necessitates. As a Plant Operator the incumbent will work with raw materials in the manufacture of products, while utilizing various manufacturing equipment. This individual also has shipping and receiving responsibilities.

Your responsibilities would also include:

  • Coordinateswork flow and production efforts of designated group.

  • Responsiblefor raw material procurement.

  • Maintainsproduction/shipping documentation.

  • Administrativeresponsibilities include but are not limited to cycle counting, inventory control,raw material receipt and finished product shipping, customer returns, processorders and accounts payable.

  • Willbe a primary vendor contact for admixture production.

  • Responsiblefor scheduling of bulk truck loading.

  • CoordinatesEH&S activities as designated by the Plant Manager.

  • Responsiblefor wash water recycle and equipment calibration programs.

  • Responsiblefor training and record keeping within area of responsibility.

  • Asa Plant Operator the incumbent will work with raw materials in the manufactureof products, while utilizing various manufacturing equipment.

  • Theposition requires the ability to operate a forklift to load and/or unload rawmaterials and finished products.

  • Responsiblefor unloading raw materials, loading bulk trucks and packaged goods withfinished products when appropriate.

  • Conductsprogram/SOP development.

  • Conductsbasic and/or routine mechanical repairs and troubleshooting.

  • Actsas a backup for QC Technician and Plant Manager.

  • Performsother tasks and duties as assigned.

  • Followall appropriate Environmental Protection, Safety, Health and Quality (ESHQ)policies.

  • Wearsprescribed Personal Protective equipment and ensures that prescribed safeguardsare properly used.

  • Notifieshis/her supervisor before undertaking a work activity in which he/she is notadequately trained.

  • Immediatelyreports unsafe acts or conditions to his/her supervisor and takes immediateinterim steps to protect himself/herself and others from serious risk.

  • Understandsthat Safety and Environmental responsibility is a major part of BASF’s Visionand Guiding Principles. Must report allunsafe conditions and accidents immediately to appropriate managers ordirectors. Responsible for the safety of themselves and others.

  • Mustunderstand and follow all quality initiatives and processes for ISO 9000, RC14000 and other ISO regulations, procedures and processes as they pertain tojob responsibilities.

  • Additionally,this individual will also support the shipping and receiving function.

  • Theindividual must be able to lift to 50 pounds throughout the shift.

  • Youwill interface with PLC control screens, read and complete process orders,complete safety tests.

  • Youwill solve simple math problems, , -, x, /, to accurately record chemicaladditions, lot numbers, record scale readings.

  • Handson experience of the shipping/receiving function

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 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 InYou…

Basic Qualifications:

  • HighSchool Diploma required.

  • 5years of experience working in a manufacturing environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • AssociatesDegree preferred.

  • Manufacturingsoftware experience preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-EBN/O-Operations-60001181

Title: Production Coordinator

Location: WA-Kent

Requisition ID: 1900503