ERNST

Jobs & Career

There are many different people in our company. Everyone works together to continuously improve our products and processes and to ensure our customers’ participation. In this process, innovation and inspiration go hand in hand.

Our common goal: We want to do great work and support each other. Because at ERNST, learning from each other means learning from the best.

“If someone asks us: “Is
that even possible?” we say,
“We don’t make it possible, we make it better.”

– Florian Schmidt, Managing Director

Current job offers

You want to join our team? Find career information and job vacancies for young professionals, experienced professionals and students here. Whether in design, production, project management or administration – we offer a wide range of roles with the best career prospects. Apply now!

Your tasks:

  • Professional and disciplinal management of assembly department (5 employees, including 2 trainees)
  • Assembly of our systems
  • Preparation of assembly documentation and reports
  • Interface communication in related departments (production planning, engineering, warehouse)
  • Personnel planning and coordination of installation, maintenance and service operations at customer sites in Germany and abroad (no or only minor participation in installation operations)
  • Responsibility for the assembly of our systems on schedule and in accordance with quality standards

Your profile:

  • Completed technical training with subsequent further training as a foreman, technician or comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience as a team leader in a production environment
  • Distinct team and communication skills
  • Motivation and enthusiasm 
  • High degree of reliability and sense of responsibility
  • Structured way of working

What to expect:

  • Versatile field of activity with personal responsibility
  • Experienced and motivated team
  • Secure and permanent job

Our additional benefits include

  • Holiday of up 30 days/year
  • Company pension
  • Corporate health care
  • Individual trainings

Interested in this position? Please apply by e-mail, stating your salary requirements and possible starting date.

career@ernst-gruppe.de

For students of technical disciplines, we are awarding a project on “Raspberry PI-based control” as part of a thesis or working student activity at the earliest possible date. The project is a feasibility study for a mobile control system based on Raspberry PI. The focus of this project work is as follows:

  • Definition of application area
  • Selection or compilation of suitable assemblies
  • Preparation of the necessary software and hardware
  • Test phase
  • Validation phase

Your profile:

  • Ongoing technical studies (Electrical engineering, communications engineering, computer engineering or comparable field)
  • Good technical understanding
  • Confident handling of MS Office
  • Structured and team-oriented way of working

What to expect:

  • Challenging and exciting project with personal responsibility
  • Experienced and motivated team

The project appeals to you? We look forward to receiving your application!

career@ernst-gruppe.de

Current training offers

Your tasks:

This training is an exciting mix of high-tech and craftsmanship. As a cutting machine operator, you will learn how to manufacture precision components for our crash and test systems using various manufacturing processes on conventional and CNC machine tools.

In the process, you will learn the basic skills of metalworking, learn how to set up and program computer-controlled machine tools, and check the work result against specified dimensional tolerances. We will teach you how to plan and organize work processes, which tools and auxiliary materials are used and what to do in the event of technical faults. You will work together with an experienced team in our modern machinery.

Your profile:

Precision, technical understanding and enthusiasm for tools and machines – If you think you are the person we’re referring to, this training is going to be right for you!

What to expect:

We offer you interesting and practice-oriented training with good career prospects. Personal support, flat hierarchies and a good working atmosphere are very important to us. You have a wide range of development opportunities and the chance to contribute and implement your own ideas. Become part of our successful team!

We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail at career@ernst-gruppe.de.

Your tasks:

As a precision mechanic, you will learn how to manufacture precision components for our crash and test systems and then assemble the manufactured components into one of our unique systems.

In the process, you will learn the basic skills of metalworking, learn how to set up and program computer-controlled machine tools and check the work result using specified dimensional tolerances.

We teach you how to read construction drawings, production and assembly plans, how to select the right tools and how to set up and test hydraulic and pneumatic controls. You will work together with an experienced team in our modern machine park.

Your profile:

Precision, technical understanding and enthusiasm for tools and machines – If you think you are the person we’re referring to, this training is going to be right for you!

What to expect:

We offer you interesting and practice-oriented training with good career prospects. Personal support, flat hierarchies and a good working atmosphere are very important to us. You have a wide range of development opportunities and the chance to contribute and implement your own ideas. Become part of our successful team!

We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail at career@ernst-gruppe.de.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity = Innovation

To be successful as a company in the long term, a consistent culture of innovation is necessary. Diversity among employees and a culture of equality are among the key factors for innovation and progress.

Only through different experiences, perspectives and skills can we find new ways of doing business and thereby meet the rapid changes in society and the economy.

At ERNST, we promote diversity in every form.

We greatly value a trusting, open and inclusive work environment and treat each other with respect. All our employees are allowed and expected to contribute and can be themselves.

“When teams full of diversity and talent work together, something great is created. At ERNST, we do not ask for directions, we walk the path together.”

– Florian Mayer, Managing Director

Additional services

In a job, it’s not just the actual activity that matters, but also the environment. That is why we offer our employees a whole range of inspiring benefits that accompany them on their journey with us, help them advance individually or simply make them feel good.

ERNST Additional Services - Pension plan

Company pension plan:

We support your individual pension provision with our employer-financed pension plan above and beyond what is required by law.

ERNST Additional Services - Jobrad (bike to work)

Jobrad:

We are a partner of Jobrad.
We lease the bicycle as an employer and our employees can ride it whenever they want: To work, in everyday life, on vacation or during sports.

ERNST Additional Services - Company events

Company events:

Our company can only be successful with a healthy corporate culture. Whether joint company outings, summer parties or Christmas celebrations: At ERNST, we like to get together outside of working hours as well.

ERNST Additional Services - Bonuses

Bonuses:

On “round” birthdays, company anniversaries or on a very special occasion, e.g., the birth of a child, we rejoice with our employees and are happy to show our appreciation in the form of a bonus.

ERNST Additional Services - Flexible work

Flexible working hours:

At ERNST, we want you to balance your job with your family and private life.

We support your individual life planning with appropriate working time models and part-time jobs.

Depending on the job, at ERNST you may also enjoy the freedom to work in a home office. We will determine together whether this happens occasionally or regularly. Of course, we will provide everything you need for mobile working, such as a notebook, for example.

ERNST Additional Services - Further education

Further education:

Standing still means going backwards. That is why we support our employees in their individual career planning and promote customized further education measures.

ERNST Additional Services - Health management

Health:

In cooperation with a renowned medical practice from Heidelberg, we have our employees undergo regular health checks. Our employees can also get vaccinations free of charge.

ERNST Additional Services - Induction plan

Individual induction plan:

When you start working for ERNST, the main thing is to “arrive.”

For this purpose, we will provide you with a mentor who will support you with advice and assistance and who will always have an open ear for your questions.

During the first weeks and months, an individual induction plan will be drawn up for you, which will serve as your guideline.

ERNST Additional Services - Sports & team spirit

Sports & team spirit:

Together, we participate in regional sporting events, thereby promoting team cohesion.