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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.


PhD student (m/f/d) Improvement of ocean circulation models using innovative underwater observations

Date 11.03.2019
Administration Administration
Location Geesthacht

The Institute of Coastal Research at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht hosts a number of highly motivated and experienced researchers in the broad field of coastal research. Our research focus lies on numerical modelling of the coastal ocean with specific expertise in the coupling of different oceanic and atmospheric processes At the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht we develop numerical models with the aim to determine the past and current state of the environment and to identify the major drivers for future changes in the system. The position is initially limited for three years (starting as soon as possible). more


Steuerreferent (m/w/d) Schwerpunkt Tax Compliance

Date 08.03.2019
Administration Administration
Location Geesthacht

Für unser Zentrum suchen wir zum nächstmöglichen Termin - unbefristet - einen Steuerreferenten (m/w/d) gern in Vollzeit oder Teilzeit ab 30 Wochenstunden.
Der Arbeitsort ist Geesthacht. more


Postdoc (m/w/d)

Date 07.03.2019
Administration Climate Service Center
Location Hamburg

Das Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS) ist eine wissenschaftliche Organisationseinheit des Helmholtz-Zentrum Geestacht mit Standort in Hamburg. Wir suchen zum 01.05.2019 einen wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeiter (m/w/d) im von der Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft gefördertem Transferprojekt "Innovative simulationsgestützte Produkte für eine wetter- und klimaresiliente Landwirtschaft - ADAPTER". Die Stelle ist zunächst auf 2,5 Jahre befristet. more


Research Scientist / Engineer (m/f/d) for polymer based cardiovascular devices

Date 07.03.2019
Administration Institute of Biomaterial Science
Location Teltow

Fundamental research at the Institute of Biomaterial Science of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht is focused on the development of polymer-based biomaterials for medical applications. For our translational research on biomaterial-based medical devices for (pre-)clinical evaluation we are looking to fill the position of a Research Scientist / Engineer (m/f/d) latest by July 1st, 2019. This will be initially a temporary assignment for two years.
The place of employment is Teltow (near Berlin, Germany). more


Research Scientist (Postdoc) (m/f/d) in Additive Manufacturing

Date 22.02.2019
Administration Institute of Biomaterial Science
Location Teltow

The Institute of Biomaterial Science in Teltow of the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht and Berlin Brandenburg Centre for Regenerative Therapies (BCRT) invite applications for a Postdoc (m/f/d) in Additive Manufacturing with a focus on design, construction and operation of additive manufacturing machines for processing of stimuli-sensitive multifunctional polymeric materials in the context of an EU funded project (https://growbot.eu). This is initially a 2-years fixed term contract. more