Production Execution Manager
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 Execution Manager (1805852) ? Freeport, TXWhere the Chemistry HappensWe are seeking a professional like you to lead the development of the Plant Operations team to ensure the execution of the production plan in a safe, reliable and cost-effective manner. In this role, you will be responsible for leadership and development of employees in an organization with fewer than 40 direct and indirect reports.Formula for Success Your commitment to safety and continuous improvement will be a valued asset as you will be responsible for driving EHS and LEAN continuous improvement activities.Striving for achievement, you will establish plant goals, objectives, and operational budgets to assure continuous improvement.Your strong business acumen combined with your technical aptitude will be essential as you optimize fixed and variable manufacturing unit costs and provide technical support for cost effective operations. Providing operations coordination for asset optimization, you will interface with Maintenance, Asset Management, strategic team and other site teams. Leveraging your education in Engineering and work experience in a manufacturing environment, you will provide technical and administrative guidance to operations, maintenance, and the business in support of the production plan. As a leader and mentor, you will be responsible for the direction, development, succession planning/knowledge transfer, and performance management of the Production Team.Leadership Expectations: As a leader at BASF, you will play a key role in creating value for the company through people. Our top candidate will be expected to enable greater personal success among our employees through quality people development, coaching, and performance management. Leaders at BASF are role models to help employees develop the competencies needed to implement BASF's strategy. Our expectation is that leaders will coach and develop team members to reach their full potential, and support relevant development assignments, opportunities and moves while motivating and challenging employees to drive high performance. Our leaders must be committed to “hiring the best” internally and externally at the same time they are creating an inclusive environment which embraces and derives value from diversity. Finally, a leader at BASF must establish and support our safety culture in which all accidents are preventable. 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.This position requires all candidates to either currently possess or obtain and maintain a TWIC (Transportation Worker Identification Credential) Card from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security.Apply for this job.