Apprentice Production Technician - Seneca, SC

Seneca, SC, US, 29678

Now Hiring Apprentice Production Technicians!


Starting Pay: $22.50/hr.  progressing to $23.50/hr. at completion


Earn a paycheck while you learn a new career as a Manufacturing Production Technician Apprentice




At BASF ECMS you get more than just compensation, Medical & Dental. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements you need to be your best in every stage of your life.

  • Retirement Benefits with company contributions
  • Competitive Medical and Dental Plan Options
  • Disability and Life Insurance Programs
  • Wellness Programs
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave, Infertility & Adoption reimbursement
  • Mentoring & Development Programs
  • Employee Discounts
  • Pet insurance

As an Apprentice Production Technician in our Seneca, SC Site, you will…

Make an impact on the world with a fundamental focus on sustainability. Be a part of a team which recycles materials from specialty chemical catalysts and precious metal chemicals. These recycled materials are then used to produce a wide variety of new products including pharmaceuticals, fragrances, herbicides, fertilizers, plastics, automotive emission catalysts and more!

You will work hands-on in our Seneca, SC plant learning to:

  • Operate process equipment to maintain product within customer specifications.
  • Operate a forklift.
  • Maintain lot integrity by keeping accurate batch/run sheets.
  • Attend plant safety meetings and participate in incident investigations.


Starting on or about July 2024: 

Begin an academic certificate program while working and learning on site in our Seneca, SC site from some of the best in the business. During your time here we don’t want you to sweat the small stuff so BASF will cover the entire cost of your educational program, including books!



  • Have a HS Diploma or GED (required)
  • Ability to work 12hr fixed shifts (day OR night/weekends and holidays) 
  • Willingness to enroll in a certificate program to launch a career in Manufacturing.

About BASF Environmental Catalysts and Metal Solutions


Leveraging its deep expertise as the global leader in catalysis and precious metals, BASF Environmental Catalysts and Metal Solutions (ECMS) serves customers in many industries including automotive, aerospace, indoor air quality, semiconductors, and hydrogen economy, and provides full loop services with its precious metals trading and recycling offering. With a focus on circular solutions and sustainability, ECMS is committed to helping our customers create a cleaner, more sustainable world.  Protecting our elements of life is our purpose and this inspires us to ever-new solutions. 

ECMS operates globally in 15 countries with approximately 20 production sites and over 4,000 employees.


What are you waiting for? Click Apply now to BELONG@BASF!!


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The competitive Starting Pay Rate for this role is $22.50/hr.  Actual pay will be determined based on education, certifications, experience, and other job-related factors permitted by law.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina