Packaging Technician Plant Trainee-1804946 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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.
We are seeking a Packaging Technician to join our Performance Material (PM) team, located in Wyandotte, MI.
The Wyandotte Engineering Plastics Compounding Technician position is responsible for personal and team safety, product quality, and execution of Packaging and Shipping responsibilities to meet production orders and shipments on their assigned shift.
Formula for Success: You Will...
Perform Packaging and Shipping department standard operating procedures as outlined
Effectively communicate with plant personnel on equipment status and readiness
Operate bagging, box filling, and bulk loading operations
Participate in team activities in support of plant improvements
Back-up the Packaging Area Coordinator as necessary
Provide accurate labeling and record keeping of the pack out area and follow the process procedures to ensure contamination free product to customers
Read production schedules, package finished goods with highly accurate labeling that meets customer requirements
Operate packaging equipment safely and efficiently to maintain positive workflow through the production process
Understand and follow all quality initiatives and processes for ISO/TS 16949 and other ISO regulations, procedures and processes as they pertain to job responsibilities
Maintain a high level of housekeeping in assigned area of operation and work closely with other business functions to improve communications
Participate in problem-solving to make improvements to safety, quality, productivity, and people processes
The Chemical Plant Operator will work a 12 hour rotating shift with overtime as required
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You...
High School Diploma or GED
6 months experience in a manufacturing or production environment
Hilo / Forklift experience
Experience with ISO 9001 and TS 16949
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.
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.