Expression Of Interest: Casual Production Operator











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.


We are now opening an Expression Of Interest for Production Operators at our Somersby Site.

About BASF

We are the world’s leading chemical company, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. Our broad portfolio ranges from Agriculture, Performance Materials, Health & Nutrition, Chemicals, Coatings to Energy & Resources.  

We are proud of our strong history of innovation. Every day, our global team of over 117,000 individuals work together to turn visions for sustainable solutions into reality by connecting with one another and sharing our knowledge.

Formula for Success

As a Production Operator, you’ll work as part of a close-knit team at our Somersby site to safely ensure the production and repacking of goods in accordance with production scheduling requirements. The plant specializes in the manufacturing of inoculants for the agricultural space. 


•    Replenish bulk storage, prepare and process work in progress products
•    Set up and break down of production equipment
•    Operate the equipment and plant in accordance to structured procedures
•    General production and warehouse duties, including; loading of transport vehicles
•    Ensure quality and issue management, and report any issues to management.

This is a casual role with potential view to permanency for the right person. We provide our casual staff with the same training, respect and support as our permanent staff, which we know is all the more important during this challenging COVID period. Please note that this is an Expression Of Interest, and we will be in touch as and when there are positions available. 

Ingredients for Success

This is an ideal role for someone that isn't looking for full-time work, but is willing and able to help out this fantastic team when required. A flexible position with a great close-knit team.

To be successful in this role you’ll be a team player, with the ability to manage multiple priorities whilst keeping a keen focus on quality and safety. You’ll have experience in a production environment, manufacturing plant and/or warehouse-based position, and be able to demonstrate examples of taking the initiative to problem solve and improve process.

What we can offer you

At BASF you get more than just compensation. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements to suit each one of our global team. By creating chemistry with us, you can look forward to: 

•    A diverse and inclusive environment, with an open and fair internal promotion process
•    A competitive parental leave policy, and a supportive return to work plan
•    Give back to your community with our corporate volunteering scheme
•    4 weeks annual leave, with the offer to purchase additional leave throughout the year

Connect to Create Chemistry

If you’d like to join a diverse global business and create chemistry for a sustainable future, we want to hear from you!

Click ‘apply’ below.



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Working at BASF: We connect to create chemistry

We are proud of strong history of innovation, which has helped make us who we are today – the world's leading chemical company. Every day, our global team of over 120,000  individuals work together to turn visions for sustainable solutions into reality by connecting with one another and sharing our knowledge.

The right people are crucial for our sustainable success. We aim to form the best team by bringing together people with unique backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Our differences make us stronger and more vibrant. And an open, creative and supportive work environment inspires us to achieve exceptional results.

About BASF

Find out what BASF has to offer as an employer and why you should join our team.

Your application

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Contact us

You have questions about your application or on how to apply in Europe? The BASF Talent Acquisition Europe team is glad to assist you.

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

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 117,000 other minds.

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