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International technology group • specialty glasses and glass-ceramics • more than 130 years experience • more than 16,000 employees in 34 countries • innovative ideas for the world of tomorrow


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Engineer*/ Physicist* for Electric Heating


You are enthusiastic about the idea of climate neutrality and would like to make an active contribution to reduce CO2 emissions in the energy-intensive manufacture of glass? Would you like to combine theory and practice and promote innovative solutions in the melting process of technical glass using electrical energy? Then you’ve found the right place!
To strengthen our “Melting Technology” team within Technical Services, we are looking for a Engineer*/ Physicist* for Electric Heating with a focus on Electric Heating at the earliest possible opportunity for our Site in Mainz. 

Your Tasks

  • Development and implementation of new and optimized heating processes, in particular to reduce CO2 emissions - from specifications to laboratory and pilot plant systems up to production transfer 
  • Design, planning and commissioning of systems with electrical heating
  • Selection and testing of new measurement and control technology
  • Solving of problems in the area of electrical heating on running production facilities, also during operation
  • Management of projects in development and implementation of systems for electrical heating or complete process units
  • Coordination and cross-location consolidation of current and future electrical heating systems with the identification of optimization potentials, such as efficiency improvement, standardization, operational reliability, etc.
  • Protection of work results through patents and project documentation

Your Profile

  • University degree (Master/PhD preferred) in Electrical engineering or Physics (with a focus on electrical engineering)
  • Relevant knowledge, ideally with first professional experience, in the development, design and planning, as well as the operation of systems for electrical heating
  • Extended knowledge of the measurement and control technology of such heating systems
  • Practical knowledge of methods and tools for analyzing processes and systems
  • Experience in interdisciplinary project management
  • Assertiveness and leadership skills
  • Interdisciplinary cooperation & communication abilities, fluent in German and English
  • Willingness to travel as part of the project work

Your Benefits

Motivated and committed employees are essential to the success of our company. We offer you a career with variety and creative freedom in a cooperative work environment. Your innovative ideas are the foundation for our success as a leading technology group.


You can expect interesting tasks and challenging projects, as well as motivated and friendly teams in fields that influence our future. Do you want to be successful with us? Then, please send us your application: SCHOTT AG, Human Resources, Ellen Krill


SCHOTT AG, Mainz Human Resources, Ellen Krill, +496131662170

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Engineer*/ Physicist* for Electric Heating

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