BASF Process Support Manager Care Chemicals, Wyandotte, MI in Wyandotte, Michigan

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Process Support Manager Care Chemicals (1803269) Wyandotte, MI

Where the Chemistry Happens…

The Process Support Manager is responsible for participation in and providing resources for process and product development support for Care Chemicals in North America. The process support team engages directly with Care Chemical production sites, R&D teams, Quality/Regulatory, Product Management to drive product development, OpEx/continuous improvement, and business unit technical capabilities. The incumbent monitors, and communicates to the business, activities involving scale-up of new products, product transfers between sites in North America and from Germany, plant troubleshooting, continuous improvement, quality and regulatory support and coordinates information exchange with regions outside North America.

He or she will represent Care Chemicals on the Wyandotte site in site committees, safety programs and in the BASF Research Community.

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Lead a team of scientists to trouble-shoot plant technical issues, product quality NCMs technical solutions, product transfers within care chemicals and provide analytical support

  • Support product management and OpEx coordinators in business case development for product development and process improvements at the sites

  • Coordinate site interfaces, capex and building management for Care Chemical teams in Wyandotte

  • Liaise with global product management, global technology, and technical COEs on topics supporting Care Chemical process support and development

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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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.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-EMN/O-Care Chemicals / Operations Management-60000295

Title: Process Support Manager Care Chemicals, Wyandotte, MI

Location: MI-Wyandotte

Requisition ID: 1803269