Warehouse Material Handler

BASF Corporation - Kankakee, IL
Job Field: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service
Location: Kankakee, IL, US
Company: BASF Corporation
Job Type: Standard
Job ID: EN_US_1900258

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.


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 and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. 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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens… Warehouse Material Handler - 1900258 - Kankakee, IL The Warehouse Material Handler is responsible for all receipts and shipments of packaged raw materials and finished goods at the Kankakee Facility. This includes labeling, securing freight, and driving a forklift. In addition, the following activities will be performed: Primary Responsibilities: Transportation of packaged materials from the receiving warehouse to production units Removal of full trash bins in general areas Removal of empty drums and totes from production to the appropriate locations, ensuing proper paperwork and RCRA requirements are met. Work from both verbal & written instructions of the Logistics Supervisor. Data entry for documentation/record purposes into SAP, excel, batch records, etc. Utilize SAP and Scanner guns for processing shipments and proper inventory controls. Follow all required shipping guidelines set forth on pick tickets to ensure all legal and customer requirements are met. Complete cleaning requirements
to meet GMP schedules. Inventory accuracy at all warehouse locations Perform assigned duties as outlined by supervisor, management or designee. Participate in all required safety training Familiarity with safety practices and techniques relating to the chemical industry (e.g. Safe Work Permits, LOTO, Confined Space Entry, Hot Work). This includes writing permits & SEC’s. Support and participate in the site ISO 9000, PSM, RMP and RCMS programs. Support & participate in the BASF Process Safety Program (i.e. Zero Incident Mindset, complete training, report all incidents, participate in investigations etc.). A basic understanding and awareness of chemicals and their nature, hazards, safety and health issues etc. (MSDS’s, use of PPE etc.) Ability to meet the physical demands of the job which include: working up to a 12 hour rotating shifts and overtime as required, working indoors and outdoors with the use of stairways/ladders to perform tasks. 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.

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

Basic qualifications: High school education or GED Preferred Qualifications: SAP experience Proficiency in a variety of Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, Power Point)Previous experience operating a forklift truck

Nearest Major Market: Kankakee Nearest Secondary Market: Bradley Job Segment: Data Entry, Administrative

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