SENECA, SC, February 7, 2023 – BASF’s site in Seneca is hosting a job fair on Feb. 8 to immediately fill more than 30 open roles: both production technicians and production technician apprentices. The job fair will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Shaver Recreation Complex (698 West Fourth Street) in Seneca.
Compensation increased recently for both of these roles. Pay for production technicians now starts at $22.50 an hour, with more for the experience. Production technician apprentices earn $21.50 an hour, and no prior experience is required.
“These are great opportunities to come to BASF and create a rewarding career for yourself,” said Todd Massenburg, BASF Seneca Human Resources Manager, who will be at the job fair. “Our supporting environment and attention to training will ensure incoming employees are successful in their roles. If you’re looking for a great job with stability and incredible pay, come see us at the job fair.”
BASF offers full medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits, along with 401k matching, paid vacation, tuition reimbursement for those looking to further their education, backup childcare, backup elder care, adoption assistance, maternity and paternity leave, infertility benefits, counseling, employee discounts on items such as appliances and travel, learning and development opportunities, foreign language education, legal assistance, health and wellness resources such as weight loss and physical therapy programs, employee resource groups and much more. See a full list of benefits that BASF offers here.
About BASF in Seneca
BASF is currently hiring. Hourly compensation starts at $22.50/hour and increases with experience. For more information on open roles, visit www.basf.us/seneca. BASF’s site in Seneca is one of five BASF sites in South Carolina. The Seneca site employs 425 employees and additional contractors. This site is a specialty chemical catalysts manufacturing and precious metal refining facility. BASF customers use those products to produce a wide variety of products including pharmaceuticals, water treatment media for the removal of lead, arsenic and other impurities from drinking water, for fertilizers, herbicides, auto-emission catalysts, plastics, fragrances and more. BASF’s site in Seneca is dedicated to community engagement and contributed more than $50,000 in 2022 to charitable organizations that serve local residents.
BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has more than 16,700 employees in North America and had sales of $25.9 billion in 2021. For more information about BASF’s North American operations, visit www.basf.com/us.
At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Around 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 comprises six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €78.6 billion in 2021. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the U.S. Further information at www.basf.com.