We are seeking a professional like you to drive and establish a continuous improvement culture, as well as discovery and implementation of new technology into the APN Biological Site in Ames, IA. You will be the site’s point person for, but not limited to, Operational Excellence (Opex), new product launches, Lean Manufacturing, 6-Sigma projects, and Root Cause Analysis. You will also be the site representation with R&D and Regulatory to support site needs. Keys to success in this role will require that you are entrepreneurial, results-oriented, and able to build strong working relationships from the production floor to the Site Leadership Team (SLT). You will be able to provide operational knowledge and lead site activities, such as 6-Sigma projects, Root cause analysis, and management of change while ensuring safety, environmental soundness, and cost efficacy.
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 strong emphasis process safety, as well as 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.