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We are the world’s leading chemical company, with the best teams developing intelligent solutions for our customers and creating chemistry for a sustainable future.

BASF’s success as a company relies on the personal engagement of our employees. We encourage our staff to develop their strengths, and we recognize their achievements. With an incredibly wide range of positions on offer, we are better placed than the competition to recruit the finest technical specialists and managers.

As an experienced professional at BASF, you’ll be among like-minded people. We aim to build the best team in the industry, and so we only employ open-minded team-players who treat each other with respect. Career development at BASF involves more than just climbing the hierarchical ladder, focus is more on your life-long learning. We discuss the best way for each employee to progress personally at annual reviews, and through the offers we make, ensure their professional and private lives can be best combined, whatever the stage of their career.

Technical questions

The global job search shows open position for all BASF Group companies worldwide. If you have found an interesting position, you are asked to register to BASF’s global talent community. After the registration, you will be directed to the right online application system. BASF is using different application systems depending on the location of the job position. You find an overview on our regional systems here.

You can register for a newsletter via BASF’s global talent community to get information and news on the latest jobs at BASF. Membership in the talent community is not equivalent with membership in the European Talent Pool (ETP), which is invitation-only. The registration in the talent community does not constitute an application.

We recommend to upload documents with the following formats: PDF, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point (PPT) or text. The maximum file size must be no larger than 10 MB each. If you still cannot upload your documents, please contact us by using the contact form on our website.

You can remove your application at any time on our online application system. Please log in with your credentials and go to “Job Management” and “Jobs Applied”. Here you select the application and click on “Withdraw Application”

You can delete your profile within the system. To do so, please login, enter your candidate profile and click on “Delete Profile”. After you deleted your profile, there is no way to login again. In case you would like to return, you have to register again to create a new profile in our system.

 You can interrupt your application at any time if you click on “Save”. Your drafted application will be saved in your profile under “Saved Application”. As long as you did not click on "Send Application", you can complete your application at a later date provided that the position is still vacant.

If you register in our online application system, you are asked to agree to our data privacy statement including data storage.  If you have registered in our system, you find the respective data privacy statement in your candidate profile.