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Contact Supervisor - Erie, PA

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Job Title: Contact Supervisor - Erie, PA
Location: Erie, PA, Mid-Atlantic United States, USA
Company: BASF - We Create Chemistry
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Marketing/Branding
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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At BASF,we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economicsuccess with environmental protection and social responsibility, we arebuilding a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world's leadingchemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet thecurrent and future needs of society through science and innovation.

 Weprovide a challenging and rewarding work environment with strong emphasisprocess safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities weoperate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially fromwithin, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

 Where the Chemistry Happens...  ContactSupervisor - Erie, PA (1900793)

 The contact supervisor is: Responsiblefor the development and achievement of department standards regarding thesafety, quality and productivity requirements of the manufacturing departmentsaligned with the departmental, divisional and corporate objectives.

 Responsiblefor the compliance and enforcement of all safety, environmental, ISO, and plantpolicies and procedures.  Assuring thedevelopment and direction of employees through activelycoaching/instructing/training individuals to utilize resources to their fullestpotential.

 Responsiblefor supporting ZIM & ZLoC (Zero Incident & Loss of ContainmentMindsets), JTE (Journey to Excellence) Program, and RCMS (Responsible CareManagement System)

This is 24-houroperation 7 days a week.  The hours forthis position may change in the future

 Responsiblefor identifying and issuing timely disciplinary action for attendance, jobperformance and/or non-compliance with plant/government regulations

 Supervisorsare directly accountable for the departmental production of quality products ontime and in specification through the efficient utilization of labor, equipmentand material.

 Responsiblefor assuring employees maintain equipment in proper condition to minimizedowntime or major maintenance repairs. Responsible for input to the development of cost center budgets.

 Safety - Responsible for promoting a safe workculture through educating, training, establishing standards and following allapplicable company procedures along with consistent follow up ondepartment/employee practices. Recognizes and accepts that the safety performance of their area isfully their responsibility and accountability. Will be responsible forenvironmental awareness and performance (waste reduction, Title V compliance,effluent, etc. and accept the principle that all injuries and releases arepreventable (ZIM & ZLoC- Zero Incident & Loss of Containment Mindsets)

 Training - Assure employees, (including new hires ortransferees) are trained/oriented in the safety, quality, customer andproductivity standards of their jobs utilizing resources such as Job SafetyPractices (JSP) and Manufacturing Operating Documents (MOD)

 Manufacturing - Responsible for maintaining theproduction requirements of the department through the planning of order runsincluding verification of material inventories, labor scheduling, specificationtolerances, shipping requirements and shipping date.  Basic troubleshooting of mechanical and electricalsystems

 Productivity - Responsible for the identificationand implementation of on-going reduction of costs associated with productivityprojects.  Assure the utilization of aneeds analysis of cost opportunities based on waste, labor, delays, etc., aroot cause analysis of contributing factors, a cost benefit analysis to justifyproject, validated by financial department for cost saving/avoidanceopportunities

 Costing - Responsible for cost awareness, monitoringand identification of opportunities and control of financial accounts withemphasis on the budget to actual expense variance on direct/indirect labor,materials, equipment preventative maintenance/repair

 Employee Development - Responsible for thetraining and development of employees in accordance with safety, quality,environmental policies and procedures of the company.  Ability to influence others through personalexample, communication and coaching/mentoring

 Leadership Core Responsibilities:  
  • Coachand develop team members to reach their full potential

  • Supportdevelopment assignments and movement of talent across units

  • Motivateand challenge to drive high performance; live the site's cultural themes

  • Committo "hiring the best" internally and externally

  • Createan inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity.

  • Executeperformance and career development discussions

  • Rolemodel and enable development of competencies in others needed to implementBASF's strategy

  • Establishand support a safety culture in which all accidents are preventable 

  • CreateYour Own Chemistry: What We Offer You...

     Addingvalue 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 allstages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

     The total rewardsthat you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitivehealth and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that includecompany-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, webelieve in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, globalorganization, 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 InYou...

     Basic Qualifications:  
  • HighSchool Diploma required

  • 5years of manufacturing experience is required

  • 1year of industrial machine operation is required

  • 1year of working experience with Microsoft Office software required 

  • Preferred Qualifications: 
  • SAPexperience preferred

  • Supervisoryexperience in manufacturing is preferred

  • Chemicalmanufacturing experience preferred 

  • We are anequal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disabilitystatus, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any othercharacteristic protected by law.

     BASFrecognizes institutions of higher education accredited by the Council forHigher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

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    Job Post Date: 05/22/19
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