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Current Employment Opportunites

"career and family audit" - The Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht has been certified since 2008.

"career and family audit" - The Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht has been certified since 2008.

Our “science creates benefits” motto combines the scientific expertise at our research centre with the knowledge utilised in developing concrete applications for present and future use. Qualified and motivated employees ensure our success!

We are also an apprenticeship establishment for commercial and technical professions. The quality of training is very important to us here. We are proud to have been awarded various recognitions, including from the Lübeck Chamber of Commerce for outstanding service in professional development.

In addition to standard employment, we offer positions to doctoral candidates and other students enrolled in higher education. We also offer internships to students at the university level as well as to those still in secondary school so that they can become acquainted with our work and with our research centre.

Apply now and become a member of the Helmholtz community. Whether you’re interested in research, technology or administration, we offer interesting positions in a range of fields. Please refer to the specific position offered for further information and requirements.


2 PhD student positions (m/f/d) in multiscale modeling of hydrogen storage materials

Date 23.01.2019
Institute Institute of Materials Research
Location Geesthacht

The Institute of Materials Research of Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht is offering 2 PhD student positions (m/f/d) in multiscale modeling of hydrogen storage materials. The position is initially limited for three years (starting as soon as possible). The place of employment is Geesthacht. more


Online-Redakteur (m/w/d) im Bereich Wissenschaftsmanagement

Date 23.01.2019
Administration Administration
Location Geesthacht

Zur Verstärkung des Wissenschaftsmanagements am Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (HZG) suchen wir - befristet für zwei Jahre - einen Online-Redakteur (m/w/d). Sie arbeiten an der Schnittstelle zwischen Wissenschaftlicher Geschäftsführung und der Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit. Der Arbeitsort ist Geesthacht. more


Strategischer Finanzcontroller (m/w/d)

Date 22.01.2019
Administration Administration
Location Geesthacht

Wir suchen für den Bereich Finanzmanagement und Controlling zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt - zunächst befristet für zwei Jahre - einen strategischen Finanzcontroller (m/w/d). Dem Bereich Finanzmanagement und Controlling sind der Einkauf, die Logistik, die Drittmitteladministration, die Finanzbuchhaltung sowie das betriebswirtschaftliche Controlling des HZG zugeordnet. more


PhD Position (m/f/d) in Computational Materials Mechanics

Date 18.01.2019
Administration Institute of Materials Research
Location Geesthacht

The Department for Solid State Joining Processes of the Institute of Materials Research at Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht is offering a 3-years PhD position (m/f/d) in the area of computational mechanics with special focus on microstructure modeling based on the phase field method. A primary objective of the position will be the development of micromechanical-based models to describe the process-microstructure-property relationships, including microstructure evolution in new and innovative solid state processing technologies. We offer an interdisciplinary environment where computational methods can be developed and tested in close collaboration with experimentalists in the department. The place of employment is Geesthacht. more


PhD Position (m/f/d) in Polymer Physics

Date 18.01.2019
Administration Institute of Polymer Research
Location Geesthacht

The Institute of Polymer Research at Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht is offering a 3-years PhD student position (m/f/d) in the field of polymer physics. The objective of the research project is modelling the process of preparation of polymer membranes for gas separation applications. Methods of non-equilibrium thermodynamics and polymer physics as well as numerical approaches will be applied. A primary objective of the research project will be the prediction of the free volume in dense polymer membranes and a comparison of the modeling results with experimental data. The place of employment is Geesthacht. more