BASF Quality Assurance Supervisor, St. Louis, MO in St. Louis, Missouri

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Quality Assurance Supervisor - 1803151 – St Louis, MO

Where the Chemistry Happens

Interacts daily with all plant personnel (supervisor, maintenance, operators, and distribution) as it relates to ensuring products are produced within specifications. Supervise QA/QC Technical Specialists. Coordinate activities to ensure adherence to the site’s quality management system. Contribute to quality investigations to obtain root cause and effective corrective actions. Track and report site quality KPIs. Collaborate on product launch activities.

Formula for Success

  • Leverage your BS/BA in Chemistry, Microbiology or a related field to perform as a Quality Assurance Supervisor.

  • Experienced with Instrumental Analysis in HPLC, GC, FTIR.

  • Maintains compliance with all safety regulations and procedures.

  • Supervise QA/QC Technical Specialists; monitoring and auditing production process for manufactured goods. Lead and develop direct reports in meeting performance, developmental and organizational objectives.

  • Coordinate non-conformance management system for the site. Lead/Contribute to quality investigations with site personnel teams to obtain root cause and effective corrective actions.

  • Review data prior to release or rejection of raw materials, packaging components and finished goods.

  • Coordinate quality management system activities.

  • Track and report site quality KPIs.

  • Maintain records and reports associated with the function including SAP transactions.

  • Analyze raw material, in-process and finished good samples.

  • Recommend process adjustments / conditions to ensure product quality.

  • Act as deputy to the QA manager in their absence.

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.

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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-APN/P-Specialty Products Group-63020812

Title: Quality Assurance Supervisor, St. Louis, MO

Location: MO-St. Louis

Requisition ID: 1803151