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.

Application process

As we have introduced a two-stage e-recruiting system, you will initially find two application procedures on our careers page: the application process by e-mail as well as an online application process.

Online application process

If you are interested in the job offer and the application process is carried out via the Online application process, you will find the link "Apply Now" below the job description. Please keep your letter of application, your CV and any other documents in digital form. You then only need a few minutes to complete the application wizard.

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Application process by e-mail

For the remaining job offers, please apply by stating the corresponding code by e-mail. Further details you can be found in the individual job offers. Application by e-mail

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VacancyApplication deadlineInstituteLocation
Research Scientist / Postdoc (m/f/d) Silicone Based Polymers12.04.2020Institute of Biomaterial ScienceTeltow
Research Scientist (Postdoc) (m/f/d) Materials Chemistry12.04.2020Institute of Biomaterial ScienceTeltow
Gruppenleiter Einkauf (m/w/d) Dienst- und Bauleistungen13.04.2020AdministrationGeesthacht
Bereichsleiter (m/w/d) für unser Liegenschaftsmanagement13.04.2020AdministrationGeesthacht
Bereichsleiter (m/w/d) Einkauf und Logistik13.04.2020AdministrationGeesthacht
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (m/w/d) für den Technologietransfer21.04.2020Institute of Biomaterial ScienceTeltow
PhD Position (m/f/d) In the area of Air-Sea Interaction22.04.2020Institute of Coastal ResearchGeesthacht
2 PhD positions (m/f/d) In Model-Driven Machine Learning for Climate and Earth Science28.04.2020Institute of Coastal ResearchGeesthacht
Postdoc (m/f/d) in Physics/Physical Chemistry - code no. 2020/B 530.04.2020Institute of Biomaterial ScienceTeltow
Postdoctoral investigator position (m/f/d)03.05.2020Institute of Coastal ResearchGeesthacht
Postdoctoral Investigator (m/f/d)03.05.2020Institute of Coastal ResearchGeesthacht