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 process safety, as well as safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team?especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. Where the Chemistry Happens? Shipping/Warehouse Specialist (1805634) -Union, NJ The incumbent receives, weighs, allocates and prepares shipments of precious metals while maintaining proper procedures, preliminary records and control. Takes samples, packages and makes ready for Assay Lab, the tasks include?s, but are not limited to, the following: -Embrace a safe and secured work environment through adherence to all safety and security rules and procedures. -Process shipments through full cycle warehousing and distribution operations which encompasses: unloading, receiving, inbounding, sampling, labeling, warehousing, picking, out bounding, packing and loading operations. -Complete data and weight verifications of inbound and outbound material. -Perform required sampling operations in accordance with operating procedures.-Responsible for properly picking, weighing, labeling and preparation of material for shipping.-Work closely and co-operates with inventory control personnel adhering to all policies and procedures. -Responsible for the proper handling of precious metal and the proper segregation for scrap.-Responsible for timely and accurate computer data input for all shipping activities.-Operate industrial material handling equipment including forklift and pallet jacks to unload, load and/or move materials.-Responsible for the proper equipment handling and maintenance. -Promote Safety and security through good housekeeping and embrace a clean and neat personal work space.-Self-starter with ability to work with minimal supervision.-Embrace and follow operating procedures precisely and provide feedback to teammates and management team regarding improvement opportunities.-Work an early morning schedule and overtime when required.-Highly-developed teamwork competency and ability to work with others effectively under time constraints.Physical Requirements for the Job:-Physical strength to safely lift, move and handle weights up to 75 pounds on a daily basis. -Ability to stand, walk, climb up to 90% of working time.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 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 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.Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You Basic qualifications:?High School Diploma or GED?1 years of experience in precious metal industry, warehouse operations, and/or secure logisticsPreferred Qualifications:?2+ year?s experience in precious metal industry, warehouse operations, and/or secure logistics?Experience operating a forklift?DOT certification?Experience with SAP for material transactionsWe 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.Apply for this job.