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BASF in Converse hosts job fair June 23 with pay starting at $19.50/hour

Spartanburg, SC, June 22, 2023 – BASF’s site in Converse, South Carolina, near Spartanburg, is inviting anyone looking for a new role to stop by its career fair on Friday, June 23. The event will be at BASF’s site in Converse (230 Old Converse Road) from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The site is hiring up to 10 full-time production technicians with a starting pay of $19.50/hour. Candidates will speak with hiring managers during the job fair and receive immediate feedback on the roles.

No experience in manufacturing is necessary for these roles, although higher pay may be offered to those with experience.

WHO: Anyone looking for a better job or new career is invited

WHAT: BASF Converse Career Fair

Offers will be extended quickly, in as few as three days

WHEN: Friday, June 23, 2023

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

WHERE: BASF in Converse

230 Old Converse Road Spartanburg, SC 29307

“If you’re looking for a job that pays well and offers incredible benefits, you’ve found it at BASF’s site in Converse. We also emphasize being welcoming and inclusive at the site, and we provide on-the-job training and development. Whether you want to deepen your technical expertise or eventually move into management, we can help you build a career you love,” said BASF Converse Site Director Jerome Kirkland.

In addition to paying a competitive wage to production technicians, BASF offers full medical, dental and vision benefits, generous paid vacation, 401k matching, backup care plans for children and elders, fitness and weight management programs, pet insurance, tuition reimbursement for higher education, free counseling, numerous Employee Assistance Programs and more.

Anyone interested in a role at BASF’s site in Converse can learn more and see all open positions at

About BASF in Converse

BASF in Converse is currently hiring. Hourly compensation starts at $19.50/hour and increases with experience. For more on open roles, visit BASF’s site in Converse is one of five BASF sites in South Carolina. The Converse site employs more than 80 people and serves as a precious metal catalyst 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 Converse is dedicated to community engagement and contributed more than $20,000 in 2022 to charitable organizations that serve local residents.

About BASF

BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has approximately 16,000 employees in North America and had sales of $25.7 billion in 2022. For more information about BASF’s North American operations, visit

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 comprises six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions. BASF generated sales of €87.3 billion in 2022. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchange in Frankfurt (BAS) and as American Depositary Receipts (BASFY) in the United States. Further information at


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