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Career with the TITK Group

Research and development, materials testing and manufacturing - the companies of the TITK Group offer triple expertise at one location and thus also guarantee a wide range of development opportunities for career starters and experienced professionals.

Career opportunities for women are particularly good at the Thuringian Institute for Textile and Plastics Research and its two subsidiaries OMPG mbH and smartpolymer GmbH. This has already been confirmed twice for the TITK Group by the award of the "Total E-Quality" rating. Since 2012, the group of companies has placed particular emphasis on equal opportunities for men and women.

In addition, there are numerous benefits for employees. For example, the Group offers various external and internal training courses for personnel development, e.g. English lessons or patent training.

Employees are also supported in their doctoral studies, master craftsman training and the qualification of trainers. Working hours are flexibly regulated where the task allows. Flexitime, part-time and home office are among the options.

  • Independent execution of chemical examinations according to general instructions
  • Preparation of samples
  • Carrying out polymerisation tests using autoclave technology
  • Characterisation of various plastic samples according to existing instructions (viscosity determination, end group analysis, etc.)
  • Documentation and (computer-aided) evaluation of analysis results
  • Operation and maintenance of various analysis devices

At present there are the following vacancies:

Your task

You will be a member of a team working on creative, challenging, interdisciplinary research and development projects as well as on industry-funded research contracts, and you will be actively involved in acquiring them yourself.

You will make an important contribution to the synthesis and application of novel additive systems for thermoplastics and/or to the synthesis or chemical modification of polymers and their processing into films and injection moulded parts, but preferably by means of melt spinning technology into novel mono- and multifilaments.

Your qualification

We expect applicants to have a successful, solid technical education, preferably in the field of synthesis chemistry, demonstrable professional experience in this area, the ability to work in a team and a proactive and very independent style of working, which includes responsibility for the laboratory staff at your side. Experience in polymer analysis and materials testing is an advantage.

Our offer

We offer you an extremely challenging and dedicated position in the field of industrial, application-oriented research with a high degree of independence, creativity and personal responsibility as well as a performance-related salary. The employment contract is open-ended.

Are you interested in this new and exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you! Please send your application documents to:

personaltitkde   or   TITK e.V., Personalabteilung, Breitscheidstraße 97, 07407 Rudolstadt

By applying, you agree to processing and storage of your data for the purposes of selection process.

Your task

  • Independent execution of chemical examinations according to general instructions
  • Preparation of samples
  • Carrying out polymerisation tests using autoclave technology
  • Characterisation of various plastic samples according to existing instructions (viscosity determination, end group analysis, etc.)
  • Documentation and (computer-aided) evaluation of analysis results
  • Operation and maintenance of various analysis devices

Your qualification

You have completed apprenticeship as a chemical laboratory technician or chemical technician or comparable training and also have the following skills:

  • Analytical thinking, proactive working style
  • Knowledge in MS Office
  • Sense of responsibility and social competence
  • High degree of team spirit, independent working style, self-motivation and reliability
  • Commitment and flexibility
  • Willingness for further training
  • Ability to identify and solve problems
  • Good German language skills
  • Communication skills and a confident, self-assured appearance

Our offer

A dynamic and varied field of activity awaits you, which you will develop with a high degree of personal responsibility. In doing so, you can draw on comprehensive expertise in the field of polymer and fibre research at our institute.

Are you interested in this new and exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you! Please send your application documents to:

personaltitkde   or   TITK e.V., Personalabteilung, Breitscheidstraße 97, 07407 Rudolstadt.

By applying, you agree - revocable at any time - to the processing and storage of your data for the purposes of the selection procedure.

Your task

For our team in Chemical Research we are looking for an experienced employee (m/f/d) in the field of solution characterization with responsibility in particular for:

  • independently executing, evaluating and documenting analytical studies according to general instructions, especially in the field of polymer and polymer solution characterization
  • Carrying out work in the field of polymer dissolution on a laboratory scale (laboratory kneader, vacuum technology) as well as the forming of polymer solutions into shaped bodies (laboratory spinning equipment for fiber production, film production)
  • Processing of novel tasks within the scope of scientific projects and research assignments

Your qualification

You have completed apprenticeship as a chemical laboratory technician or chemical technician or comparable training and also have the following skills:

  • Analytical thinking, proactive working style
  • Sense of responsibility and social competence
  • High degree of team spirit, independent working style, self-motivation and reliability
  • Commitment and flexibility
  • Enjoyment of and interest in working on a variety of research tasks
  • Ability to identify and solve problems
  • Communication skills and a confident, self-assured appearance

Our offer

You can expect a diversified field of activity in the area of "Native Polymers and Chemical Research". With a high degree of personal responsibility, you can count on an open-minded team for the joint implementation of challenging tasks.

Are you interested in this new and exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you! Please send your application documents to:

personaltitkde  or TITK e.V., Human Personalabteilung, Breitscheidstraße 97, 07407 Rudolstadt, Germany

By applying, you agree to processing and storage of your data for the purposes of selection process

Your task

  • Handling of process engineering and technological issues in the transfer of new fibers from the laboratory to technical application
  • Planning, coordination, execution and evaluation of tests as well as guidance of technical personnel
  • Definition, compliance and monitoring of safety standards in the work area
  • Presentation of results in the form of project reports and lectures
  • Documentation and quality assurance tasks in the work area
  • Working on R&D projects in cooperation with industrial and research partners in the field of solution spinning, especially in the area of regenerated fiber materials and process development
  • Technology scale-up from laboratory to pilot and series production scale

Your qualification

In addition to a successful university degree in the fields of process, chemical or materials engineering, you have application-oriented knowledge in the process chemistry or technology of polymers as well as in the process development of technical processes. Ideally, you already have experience in the field of solution spinning. In addition, you are able to represent the interface between scientific research on the one hand and customer requirements on the other. A high degree of initiative, assertiveness and teamwork skills as well as conversational English skills complete your profile.

Our offer

A dynamic and varied field of activity awaits you, which you will develop with a high degree of personal responsibility. You will be able to draw on extensive expertise in the field of polymer and fiber research at our institute.

Are you interested in this new and exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you! Please send your application documents to:

personaltitkde   or   TITK e.V., Personalabteilung, Breitscheidstraße 97, 07407 Rudolstadt

By applying, you agree to processing and storage of your data for the purposes of selection process.

Your task

  • Development, validation and implementation of analytical test methods in the fields of polymers, textiles and medical and pharmaceutical products (use of ICP-MS; ICP-OES and AAS in combination with various atomisation techniques, as well as ion chromatography and X-ray fluorescence)
  • Planning and realisation of analytical service contracts as well as analytical support of research projects in the field of polymer development
  • Organisation and further development of the work processes in the area of the working group

Your qualification

  • Completed university studies in the field of chemistry (FH, university)
  • In-depth knowledge of inorganic analytics (focus on atomic spectroscopy)
  • Familiarity and confident handling of data systems and Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of quality assurance, especially in the GMP environment
  • Assertive, pragmatic, team player with strong communication skills, goal-oriented approach and a high level of commitment, interested in scientific processes and able to evaluate and interpret data
  • Customer-oriented work and willingness to make acquisitions

Our offer

A dynamic and varied field of activity awaits you, which you will shape with a high degree of personal responsibility. You can draw on comprehensive expertise in the field of polymer analysis and the associated processes at our institute. Intensive training is provided. We also offer flexible working hours and payment according to the company pay scale.

Are you interested in this new and exciting position? Then we look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you! Please send your application documents to:

personaltitkde   or   TITK e.V., Personalabteilung, Breitscheidstraße 97, 07407 Rudolstadt

By applying, you agree to processing and storage of your data for the purposes of selection process.

 

 

As accredited training enterprises, the companies of the TITK Group regularly provide young people with the tools they need for an exciting professional life.

Depending on demand, we train the following professions (m / w / d):

  •     Chemical laboratory assistant
  •     Chemical laboratory assistant
  •     Biology laboratory assistant
  •     Textile laboratory assistant
  •     Textile production mechanic
  •     Process mechanic for plastics and rubber technology

If you are interested, please send your application to the human resources department.