BASF Material Handler (Located in Kirkwood, MO) in Kirkwood, Missouri

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 on process safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities we operate in. BASF is always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Material Handler – St Louis, MO

BASF Pest Control Solutions, providing the professional pest management industry with better solutions for more effective and efficient pest control, is seeking an experienced, full-time, Material Handler at our St. Louis plant, located in Kirkwood, MO in South West St. Louis County!

This is a great opportunity to join our team working in a challenging and dynamic manufacturing environment. The successful candidate will have experience operating a forklift in a manufacturing and warehouse environment along with excellent communication, planning, and teamwork skills. Daily responsibilities will include: moving freight, stock, and other components to supply the production line with the materials required to process production needs. All qualified, responsible applicants are encouraged to apply.


  • Move freight, stock, and other materials to and from storage and production areas using fork lift and pallet jack.

  • Move palletized finished goods from work stations to pallet wrappers then onto final storage.

  • Package and label cases

  • Count Inventory

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor


  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of inventory, including proper labeling, storage, and usage of these items.

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment always.

  • Assist in stacking product on pallets

Work Orders:

  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments for material and equipment needs

  • Fulfill material requests for all departments in a timely manner

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:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 2 years of forklift experience

  • 2 years of experience in warehousing, shipping/receiving or material handling

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Intermediate Computer skills

  • 5S Experience

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.

BASF recognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-APN/P-Manufacturing-63018325

Title: Material Handler (Located in Kirkwood, MO)

Location: MO-Kirkwood

Requisition ID: 1803474