BASF 2021 Graduate Program

We are a leading chemical company, with the best teams developing intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. Our success as a company relies on the engagement of our employees. We encourage our employees to develop their strengths, and we recognize their achievements. For you, this means a wide variety of job roles, and exciting opportunities for learning and career development.


Join a growing business focused on creating a sustainable future

Work on meaningful business projects

Join a business that is passionate about developing Graduates

Up to 3 positions available

Diverse role supporting a wide range of industries

If you are passionate about science and innovation, the BASF Grow Graduate Program is for you. The program provides training, development and opportunities across a diverse range of fields and roles in the world’s most innovative chemical company.

We offer our employees a commitment to diversity and inclusion, corporate volunteering programs including volunteering leave and a dedication to safety, health, environment and sustainability.

You will be encouraged to foster positive change, drive innovation and become a leader of tomorrow.

Our 2021 Grow Graduate Program

The BASF Grow Graduate Program will provide up to three graduates with the opportunity to join our team on an 18-month rotational program. You will complete important business projects across a range of business operations and functions to gain a broad understanding of our business in Australia and New Zealand.

Our Graduate program will offer you the opportunity to develop leadership and interpersonal skills, gain exposure to senior leaders, and apply your skills in meaningful projects that will enhance our business. As our business looks for innovative ways to tackle future problems, our Graduate program is designed to give you exposure to areas including manufacturing, supply chain, customer service, sales, marketing and technical support. Your role will be initially based at our Head Office in Melbourne, with potential to visit or work from our various satellite offices and production sites as necessary.

Applicant Criteria

Recently completed or expecting to finish tertiary qualification by December 2020

Innovative thinking and willingness to challenge the status-quo

Available for virtual assessment activities in late November / early December

Unrestricted Australian work rights (permanent resident or citizen)

Business, Commerce, Logistics or similar degree

Driver’s license

Application Process

The application process will comprise an online application form and CV submission. Selected candidates will be also asked to submit a video application, complete an interview and assessment.

Applications open 10th November 2020 and close 20th November 2020. Further information about our Grad program is available here:

For BASF, diversity is one of the essential keys to business success and the well-being of our employees. We promote an inclusive culture that accepts the diversity of people, experiences and capabilities. By embracing talents and abilities of all kinds, we aim to boost creativity and motivation and enhance our teams' performance.

Join the team and connect with more than 110,000 other minds. Further information about BASF can be found at

Please note that all applicants require the legal right to work permanently (citizenship or permanent residency) in Australia at the time of applying.