Plant Trainee - Thermoplastic Polyurethane Manufacturing-1803734 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.
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Plant Trainee – Wyandotte, Michigan
The Wyandotte Thermoplastic Polyurethane Technician is responsible for the following:
Perform all shipping and receiving tasks associated with packaging of finished goods.
Perform fork truck duties.
Operate extruders, feeders, and other equipment associated with the production of TPU.
Demonstrate safe and efficient performance of daily tasks ensuring adherence to all site and plant standards.
Operate plant equipment in a manner and condition to safely produce quality product.
Maintain housekeeping at an excellent level.
Perform equipment, safety, and other required checks in an accurate, neat, and timely manner.
Effectively participate in creation of JSA's, 6S and all lean initiatives.
Contribute to the success of plant goals and objectives through participation on EHS and/or team activities to further advance the qualities of a High-Performance Organization.
Contribute to the success of plant goals & objectives through participation in activities to further advance safety, quality, costs, productivity and morale throughout the plant.
The expectations of our TPU Plant Trainee's are as follows:
Internal Number: 516418
About BASF Corporation
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.