Job Field: GEMA - General Management Location:
Newark, CA, US Company: BASF Corporation Job Type: Standard Job ID:
EN_US_1804523 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. Description 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 worlds leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation. We achieve this through our commitment to continuous improvement and operational excellence, which gives us the opportunity to set and deliver on ambitious, long-term goals. 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 teamespecially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.
This allows for our employees to innovate and generate new ideas, put them into action, and gain insights from them to further advance our collective expertise. And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of Americas Best Employers in 2017.
We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future! Site Manager (1804523) Newark, CA Where the Chemistry Happens The CS Plant Manager is the top site management position responsible for managing all plant operations and is also the Site EHS Manager.
This position is accountable for the safe and cost-effective management of the entire facility, which includes manufacturing, production scheduling, quality control, employment issues, capital investment, maintenance and distribution of high quality product. Overall responsibility for site security including compliance with all Federal, State, local and BASF programs and policies. The Site Manager is also the Incident Commander in case of site emergencies.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent Formula for Success Plans and directs activities related to the production of products to ensure timely shipment of all products to meet sales requirements within quality and cost standards. Develops and implements operating methods and procedures designed to improve operating efficiencies and productquality, within established operating guidelines. Responsible for maintaining an effective maintenance program for equipment and plant facilities to minimize downtime.
Oversees the administration of all safetyand environmental regulations according to policy, state,local and federalrequirements for the safety of all employees. Responsible for the selectionand placement of qualified personnel, under the direction of the Operations Manager. Creates plant operating budgetsand monitors monthlyspending to remain within set budgets.
Possesses a wide rangeof experience in employee/labor relations; work with labor unions to resolve union issues in unionized plants. Responsible for Quality Controlat the plant level to ensure productsmeet the quality standards. Coordinates the purchasing of materials and supplies through Corporate Purchasing and ensure the proper receiving transactions are completed in the computer systems.
Responsible for timely and accurate transactions to report productand shipping activities into the system. Ensure that his/her area/function is clearly and verifiably organized, and that it performs in accordance with specifications outlined by Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Policy Requirements and applicable laws and regulations. Systematically determine and evaluate the risks to humans and the environment.
Take necessary actions to eliminate identified non-conformances or deviations. Ensure that individual responsibility within the unit/function are clearly documented and communicated. Ensure that his/her employeesare appropriately qualifiedand have sufficient resources, skills and training to fulfill their responsibilities.
Report EHS issues and activities to his/her supervisor on a regularbasis defined reporting lines Keep his/her EHS knowledge updated through continuing professional development, including Corporate EHS trainingprograms and outsideseminars. Establish and implement a site incident management system, including the organization of drills in coordination with the CrisisManagement system (CMS). Maintain effectiveselection and controlof contractors by establishing criteriato knowledge, skill, and behavior. Must understand and follow all quality initiatives and processes for ISO 9001:2008, RC 14001:2013 and other ISO regulations, procedures and processes as they pertain to job responsibilities.
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 youthe whole youin 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, youll 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.