Production Analyst (Erie, PA)
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 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 team?especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America?s Best Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable futureProduction Analyst (1900933) ? Erie, PAWhere the Chemistry HappensWe are seeking a professional like you to be responsible for supporting the production department at the Erie, PA site. You will ensure that process data, documentation systems, procurement systems, and production paperwork are optimized to enable timely troubleshooting and provide general support for the Production organization. Your role will be critical in supporting the Production team with projects, administrative, organizing, and reporting needs.Formula for SuccessLeveraging your education in Technology, Computer Science, Science or Business combined with your work experience in a production environment, you will support the Operations Managers, Contact Supervisors, and Production Engineers with timely feedback on production status, data gathering and data analysis and will lead improvement projects within the production area (5S, housekeeping, and Lean Six Sigma initiatives).Utilizing your computer skills, including experience working with Microsoft Office programs, SAP, SharePoint and data visualization tools (such as Power Pivot, Power BI, or Tableau), you will generate and monitor reports, improve the site?s data visualization tools to optimize the use of current data systems, and provide the framework for an all-encompassing Production Support System at the site.Your excellent organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced production environment will be key as you develop Manufacturing Order Documentation packages, place purchase requisitions, settle invoices, complete expense reports, schedule services, and liaise with Procurement for order status updates.Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer YouAdding 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 investing 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. BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.Apply for this job.