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 future!
Where the Chemistry Happens...
This role is responsible for working within a team environment to ensure customer satisfaction while meeting business objectives.
The Supply Chain Planner may not report directly into the manufacturing business unit, but will serve in a key capacity to ensure sustainable production.
This position has a high degree of autonomy in making decisions regarding all aspects of the production process to the goal of high reliability and lowest cost, and wisely includes others in their decision-making processes.
Supply Chain Planner (1800008) – Monaca, PA
The incumbent is co-leader of the Daily Operations Team meetings with the other scheduler. This will include daily interaction with a cross-section of the Operations team, including Process Engineers, the Operations Manager, Shift Group Leaders, Operators, Plant Logistics Team, 3PL, Warehouse team, Maintenance team, and the Quality & Continuous Improvement team. The incumbent distributes the daily plan to all parties, communicating changes or critical actions required to keep on plan.
Formula for Success: You Will...
Utilize SAP tools to plan daily production, purchase raw materials, and manage Truck and Rail Fleet logistics.
Collaborate with operations to ensure the Supply Plan is communicated efficiently.
Work with Customer Care Representatives to ensure customer satisfaction.
Cross-train and perform functions related to Site Logistics, production demand planning, and raw material purchasing.
Embrace safety as a core value for all, encouraging teammates to excel in Operational Discipline and Excellence.
Maximize operational efficiency, quality, and reliability through use of Lean Tools.
Engage in daily contact with transportation planning and carriers regarding business needs for bulk shipments.
Frequently interact with Shift Group Leaders and the Operations Manager regarding production goals, performance, and priorities.
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 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.
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the... current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.