BASF Blender I in St. Louis, Missouri
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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 a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the 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.
And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2021. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Blender I (2101310) – St. Louis, MO
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are looking for a Blender I to join our manufacturing team. In this role, you will mix raw ingredients to create finished products according to recipes. You will be responsible for weighing the correct ingredients and will use pumps, mixers, filters, and scales throughout the blending process to transfer ingredients to the appropriate vessels. This role also involves sampling raw material, sampling finished product, and cleaning vessels, blending equipment, and fillers. Additionally, you will be responsible for handling hazardous & non-hazardous waste. Teamwork and communication are essential for this role.
Safety checks on equipment throughout blend process
Sets up and operates blending equipment
Assists blenders and production operators as needed
Actively engage in safety, quality, and continuous improvement programs
Report problems or concerns with safety, quality, processes, equipment, and materials to Production Supervisor.
Work closely with support staff such as Maintenance Technicians, Engineering, Production Supervisor, and Quality to resolve issues.
Accurately produce batch paperwork
Identify and support continuous improvement efforts with Production Supervisor.
Participate as an active member of the production team and assist production as required
Maintain a clean and organized work area
Work overtime as required
Other duties as assigned by supervisor
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 in You…
High School Diploma or GED required
5 years of manufacturing experience required
3 year of forklift experience required
Must have mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply, and divide as well as making the necessary conversions
Must be able to read and comprehend written and oral instructions including safety rules, SOP’s, batch recipes and material identification.
Computer operation skills preferred
Ability to set up, operate, and troubleshoot equipment
Experience in compounding and mixing
Ability to analyze and solve problems
Must have good attendance history
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
Title: Blender I
Location: MO-St. Louis
Requisition ID: 2101310