China (Mainland)
China (Mainland)

BASF’s new Verbund project in China

Located in the coastal city of Zhanjiang, Guangdong province, the Verbund site is a system of integrated chemical production, including a smart manufacturing concept based on cutting-edge technologies that maximize efficiency and reduce environmental impact. The new Verbund site would be BASF’s largest investment and the third largest BASF site globally.

Customers will benefit from BASF’s deep industry and application expertise gained from projects around the world in areas such as automotive,construction,high-speed railway,electronic and electric,food packaging,home and personal care,aerospace, and pharmaceutical.


There are opportunities for talented people in many areas. We need the best people from all over the world, and we can offer an unprecedented opportunity to start a project from scratch!"

Haryono Lim
Senior Vice President, Senior Project New Verbund Site China, BASF

Sound like an exciting opportunity? It is! Join BASF and create for the future.

Young Site Engineer Program

BASF’s Young Site Engineer Program provides you with many opportunities to address challenging real-world problems as you undergo training at different BASF sites. The two-year development program gives you a chance to rotate among different areas of engineering and manufacturing and to receive professional guidance from experienced experts, tailor-made development plans and systematic learning.

Secure tomorrow’s skills and fast-track your career in our smart-manufacturing environment where you will witness the new Verbund investment projects from the start.

2021 hiring will start soon!

Experienced Professionals

BASF will implement an integrated smart manufacturing concept at this site based on advanced digital technologies. Comprehensive training will be provided and a detailed development plan will be created for you. Once join us, you will receive close to six months of training at our headquarters in Ludwigshafen, Germany, 12 months on-the-job training in Shanghai and Chengdu, and then finally in Zhanjiang, Guangdong, China.

Our collaborative teams are global and work together toward the same goal, helping each other to be successful.

Join us and work with the industry's best. 

BASF Talent Community

BASF’s megaprojects are a unique opportunity to co-create the future with us. We are looking for talent with diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise. 

Based in the tropical coast city of Zhanjiang, China, you also have the surrounding area to explore.  

Opportunities of a lifetime start here. More exciting positions are coming. Don't miss the chance! Register as a Talent Community Member to receive updates on upcoming job openings that match your career interests.

Discover your career

BASF offers a number of ways to join the company and employs professionals in a wide range of areas. Learn more about your path to BASF. 

Who we are and what you`ll get

We are a world’s leading chemical company, with the best teams developing intelligent solutions.

Career Opportunities

At BASF, we co-create a sustainable future by connecting and engaging talent from across the world with diverse backgrounds. Explore the inspiring and exciting career opportunities that are available to you.