Production Operator, BASF Ireland Ltd., Cork

  • Full Time
  • Cork
  • Posted 2 months ago

BASF Ireland Ltd., Cork

Production Operator, BASF Ireland Ltd., Cork
ABOUT US: The BASF Ireland site based in Cork manufacturers specialty chemicals used in the mining industry for the solvent extraction of minerals from their ore bodies.
At BASF, the chemistry is right. Because we are counting on innovative solutions, on sustainable actions, and on connected thinking and on you. Become a part of our formula for success and develop the future with us – in a global team that embraces diversity and equal opportunities irrespective of gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief.


  • You will operate, monitor and clean our equipment to ensure that production runs smoothly. Therefore you will work within a team which is responsible for the execution of tasks associated with the production of LIX® Reagents, from the handling of incoming raw materials, operating the production process, handling of process waste streams and the dispatch of finished product
  • You always take into account the safety and environmental protection regulations at all times and potential dangers.
  • You recognise faults and you report and rectify them.
  • For maintenance work, you will prepare the equipment with the shift management.
  • You value an open, diverse, creative, responsible and entrepreneurial working environment.


  • A level 6 qualification in a scientific related discipline or a minimum of 5 years work experience in a manufacturing environment
  • You are aware of EHS requirements to ensure safe working systems and practices are followed, being able to take responsibility for personal actions and the actions of others
  • You are available for shift work as required. The shift pattern may be varied according to business and staffing requirements
  • You are an effective communicator and have decision making skills, with a ‘can-do’ attitude who can work independently or as part of a team to ensure that targets are achieved
  • Good analytical skills to identify & implement process improvements
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Experience with Delta V, PIMS, SAP, and “lean tools” is an advantage

Closing date: 14th October 2022

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