Rotherstr. 11
10245 Berlin


Industry sector: Chemical industry
Products/services: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies
Location(s): Headquarters: BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany    
BASF Group: worldwide
Date of foundation: 1865
Number of employees: 111047
About the company/organisation

At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. More than 111,000 employees in the BASF Group contribute to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €78,6 billion in 2021 and is one of the most top-selling companies in the Chemical Industry. The most profitable segment is Surface Technologies as it is responsible for about 29 % of the sales. Further information at

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Technical assistance

Desired additional skills (soft skills): BASF relies on committed people with different experiences and perspectives. In addition to specialist knowledge and practical skills, the company values personal skills: A high degree of team spirit, good communication skills and intercultural skills are just as important as a sense of responsibility, entrepreneurial and innovative spirit.
Career opportunities:

Direct entry: With a direct entry you will be assigned challenging tasks from day one. We will ensure that you are placed straight into your working environment and are given responsibilities from the start. 

Trainee programs: Our TOP START, START IN and Inside trainee programs as well as our communications traineeship (Volontariat) offer ambitious university graduates an exciting career start in various fields. Whether in the fields of economics, engineering, natural sciences or IT: we are looking for young talents who are able to convince with their personality and their specialist knowledge and would like to face new professional challenges. Our trainee programs offer the perfect start into the world of BASF. Right from the start, you will take on exciting tasks, varied positions and your own project responsibility, taking into account your future target position. 

Internship and thesis: Dedicated students who would like to gain practical experience during their studies can apply for an internship at BASF in Germany or abroad or for a thesis.

Trainee program: Yes
Contact: BASF Services Europe GmbH
Phone: 00800-33 0000 33
E-Mail: jobs [at]
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