BASF Professional Development Program (PDP) -  Supply Chain Internship Summer 2019 in Florham Park, New Jersey

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

We are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Diversity Inc as #17 on the Top 50 Companies for Diversity. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

BASF's Professional Development Programs (PDPs) were created to provide highly motivated, mobile-minded current university students an opportunity to enhance their professional skills through a variety of diverse learning experiences. Participants will contribute to real-world rotational assignments within different domestic locations. They will explore career options and develop technical and professional decision-making skills, while fulfilling specific business needs. Participants also have the opportunity to assess their capabilities, skills, and interests and gain valuable exposure to BASF's culture, values, and decision-makers.

Program Summary:

  • As a highly motivated undergraduate student, you will participate in a summer internship program at one of BASF’s North American sites

  • Utilizing your experience in your area of study, you will help complete various Supply Chain projects which will provide the opportunity to further develop both technical and professional skills

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

We offer students the opportunity to spend a summer working at a North American BASF site within the U.S. This program also offers undergraduate students the ability to apply their education and background to challenging assignments to build both technical and professional skills.

  • Enhanced career and leadership development, and the opportunity to explore possible career tracks within the company

  • Development of your expertise and the ability to network at senior levels throughout BASF and establish mentoring relationships that could span across your whole career

  • The opportunity to join our Talent Pipeline for consideration of future opportunities within the organization including the Full-time Commercial Professional Development Program

Formula for Success:

  • Undergraduate students majoring in Supply Chain or Logistics

  • College Sophomores and Juniors (December 2019-August 2021 grads)

  • Demonstrated academic achievement (Minimum GPA 3.2)

  • Commitment to relocate anywhere in the U.S.

  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Outstanding work ethic and leadership potential

  • Active participation in extracurricular activities and on-campus organizations

  • Bilingual skills are a plus

Interview Process:

•Second Round interviews for all selected candidates will take place on 10/23/18

*Note: Dates and locations are subject to change

Join us on campus! We’ll be recruiting at the following schools:

  • Michigan State University

  • 9/27/18 – Career Fair

  • 9/28/18 – Interviews

  • Pennsylvania State University

  • 8/28/18 – Supply Chain Career Fair

  • 8/29/18 – Interviews

  • Rutgers University

  • 10/10/2018 – Supply Chain Career Expo

  • 10/12/18 – Interviews

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Job: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service

Organization: NTH/T-PDP-PDP - UR Professional Development Progra-63010201

Title: Professional Development Program (PDP) - Supply Chain Internship Summer 2019

Location: NJ-Florham Park

Requisition ID: 1803940