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We are PETER/LACKE. For more than 100 years we have been developing and producing innovative coating systems and are meanwhile active in the market segments Automotive, Aviation, Lifestyle and Glass. PETER/LACKE is managed by the 5th generation. Our entrepreneurial success is ensured by sustainability in the triad of economy, ecology and social issues. We have our own production sites in 9 countries (Europe, America, Asia) as well as additional service locations. Become part of our growing team and actively shape our success. We are always open to new ideas and opinions and value mutual motivation and support. We are looking forward to your application!

PETER/LACKE is actively committed to equal opportunities and diversity. We therefore welcome applications from people regardless of cultural and social background, age, religion, ideology, disability or sexual orientation and gender identity within the framework of the principles of the rule of law.

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modern working environment

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canteen & food allowance

Laboratory / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

Laboratory staff quality assurance

  • You work independently on the release processes for coating systems, semi-finished products manufactured in-house and raw materials from various application segments
  • You carry out quality checks, document the results and independently initiate communication with interface departments and suppliers in the event of deviations
  • You support the continuous improvement processes in cooperation with Research & Development and Production; in doing so, you support root cause analyses and the implementation of corrective measures
  • The further development of test routines from a technical, equipment and organizational point of view as well as their documentation and maintenance are also part of your job profile
  • You have completed training as a chemical technician, chemical technician or paint laboratory technician (m/f/d) or a comparable qualification
  • Ideally, you have already gained experience in the field of raw material analysis and testing of coatings and their surfaces
  • Eye for detail: You have high quality standards!
  • Enjoy committed, cross-departmental collaboration, e.g. with production and the research and development departments in a global context

Administration / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/w/d)

it infrastructure specialist

  • You are responsible for the installation, configuration, administration and support for our server, backup and security landscape as well as remote server support for the setup and installation of various operating systems and platforms
  • You contribute your expertise to the further development and maintenance of the network, server and client structure
  • You provide global support in our Microsoft Office 365 environment and the Microsoft Azure infrastructure
  • Recording, classifying and rectifying faults in accordance with ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) are part of your day-to-day business
  • You evaluate and finalize requirements for WLAN, Internet and VPN connections
  • You have completed training as an IT specialist (m/f/d) or in a comparable field
  • You have already gained practical experience - e.g. in first level support, administration of the network infrastructure (e.g. router, firewall, DNS) and in the installation and configuration of Windows servers
  • Your competent appearance and organizational skills will set you apart, and your fluency in German and English will help you communicate with our international colleagues
  • Flexibility and prioritization: You don't mind making ad hoc requests and reprioritizing your to-do list several times a day

Laboratory / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

Company painter

  • Do you enjoy painting work? With us you are responsible for various application work as part of quality assurance
  • The preparation of substrates and the mixing of our paint systems according to written specifications are part of your responsibilities
  • Assistance in the creation of various application works
  • You work on different painting machines
  • You have completed vocational training as a painter (m/f/d) or industrial painter (m/f/d) and have initial work experience
  • You have experience with HVLP paint spray guns and/or RP paint spray guns
  • In stressful situations, you keep a cool head and prioritize the tasks at hand in an effective and solution-oriented manner
  • You work structured and independently
  • You are able to support a flexible team effectively

Laboratory / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

Technical Assistance to the Laboratory Manager

  • Laboratory order management: You check laboratory orders for completeness and plausibility, especially in coordination with sales
  • You will be responsible for coordinating the implementation of the lab assignments
  • The creation and maintenance of technical data sheets are part of your daily tasks
  • You will process technical customer correspondence in coordination with the sales department
  • Support with words and deeds: If you have technical enquiries, also from other PETER/LACKE plants, you will actively seek exchange with our international colleagues
  • You have completed commercial vocational training or an apprenticeship in the field of chemistry, e.g. as a chemical-technical assistant (m/f/d) or comparable
  • Ideally, you have successfully passed a color vision test (Ishihara test)
  • Strong contact: Your competent appearance and your organizational skills distinguish you, your fluent German and English skills help you to communicate with our international colleagues
  • Your structured and deadline-oriented way of working rounds off your profile

Administration / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/w/d)

Working Student Operations

  • Organization: You support the Operations department in the back office and also work closely with the Digitalization and IT departments
  • Projects & optimization: You contribute your expertise, e.g. in the introduction of store floor management or the operations transformation roadmap, identify weaknesses and develop solutions
  • Reporting: preparation and evaluation of data as well as the creation of presentations, e.g. for value stream management
  • Ongoing studies in the field of industrial engineering, project and process management, process engineering or similar
  • Ideally, you have gained initial experience in the planning, management and control of processes and workflows in a medium-sized company
  • Quality & Quantity - you can do both! You quickly work through open To Do's and thus proactively support the daily business; but you also have an eye for detail

Administration / Germany / (m/f/d)

Regional Manager europe Central

  • Independent, responsible handling of the PETER/LACKE Group's largest sales region in Europe with responsibility for sales and results and management of the sales force
  • Developing strategies for the development of customers and markets, with the involvement of segment management and other sales regions of the PETER/LACKE Group
  • Close cooperation with the various departments by proactively forwarding market and product-relevant information with the aim of providing holistic customer support
  • Acquisition of new customers, support and development of the existing customer base
  • Attending and participating in congresses, trade fairs and other organizations
  • Creation of status reports and maintenance of the CRM system
  • Training in the field of paint technology, preferably with a Master's degree in chemical engineering and/or a comparable field
  • You have experience in a team management function and have already gained several years of experience in project business with automotive suppliers and automotive manufacturers
  • Strong interpersonal skills: You are characterized by an engaging and competent manner, and your fluency in German and English helps you to communicate with our international colleagues and customers
  • Through your strong, success- and customer-oriented thinking and acting, you constantly strive to optimize holistic customer care
  • Experience in working with SAP and SalesForce is an advantage
  • A willingness to travel in other European and non-European countries is essential for the position

Laboratory / Poland - Wroclaw / (m/f/d)

Paint laboratory technician

  • You are responsible for the optimization of existing paint systems according to customer requirements as well as for new development within the scope of customer projects
  • The preparation of paint samples, the application with the help of a spray gun and the testing of the painted substrates are part of your daily tasks
  • You document laboratory and development work
  • In addition, you support our key account managers and, if required, you carry out
    plant tests at the customer's premises
  • For our laboratory in Poland, we are looking for employees who have completed vocational training as a (paint) laboratory technician (m/f/d) and have at least 2 years of professional experience
  • You have already gained experience in the field of waterborne stoving coatings as well as UV systems and are familiar with glass and plastic coatings
  • Willingness to travel: You are happy to support our international customers on site
  • Do you speak English, Polish or German? You can express yourself in written and spoken English, Polish or German

Laboratory / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

Product development

Product
development

  • You support our sales representatives in the selection of suitable products for customer projects in the automotive and lifestyle sectors
  • Communicating and advising the European technical field service organization on technical customer-specific inquiries regarding our product portfolio is part of your responsibilities
  • Your expertise is in demand: You are responsible for the adaptation and further development of our products during their product life cycle
  • You advise the production and quality departments on product-related issues
  • Accompanying and supporting global product localization processes
  • Successfully completed bachelor's or master's degree in engineering or comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience or training as a paint technician (m/f/d)
  • You are an open and friendly personality and have very good German and English skills
  • You keep a cool head in stressful situations and prioritize the tasks at hand in an effective and solution-oriented manner
  • You convince with a quick comprehension, an exact way of working and a distinctive quality thinking

Production / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

operational electrician/mechatronics technician

operational
ELECTRICIAN / mechatronics technician

  • You will carry out minor manual maintenance and repair work on machines and systems as well as general installation work
  • For new acquisitions, you will commission production facilities, equipment and systems together with the team
    - Carry out troubleshooting and fault rectification on production facilities, systems and equipment
  • Managed via the central maintenance program, you carry out internal maintenance processes and support external tradespeople and customer services
  • You select the necessary spare parts for your area and are responsible for procurement
  •  As part of the team, you will maintain the maintenance program and document tests carried out
  • Process safety! You ensure that all statutory maintenance inspections are carried out on time across all departments and see yourself as an important part of the safety concept for our production and building technology
  • You have completed vocational training in the field of electrical engineering (m,f,d) and have experience in troubleshooting, repair, maintenance and servicing of systems and installations
  • Ideally, you have completed your technician or master craftsman qualification
  • You have a technical understanding of various types of machinery and plant engineering
  • You keep a cool head in stressful situations, lend a hand and find solutions quickly
  • A breath of fresh air: You are open to new ideas and are always looking for new ways to optimize your work
  • You like to take on responsibility and work independently, but you also enjoy working in a team!
  • Nice to have, but not a must: You have a good command of English and can communicate with colleagues abroad
  • Office programs such as Word and Excel are no problem for you

Laboratory / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

Paint laboratory technician

Paint laboratory technician/
Paint technician

  • You are responsible for the optimization of existing paint systems according to customer requirements as well as for new development within the scope of customer projects
  • The preparation of paint samples, the application with the help of a spray gun and the testing of the painted substrates are part of your daily tasks
  • You document laboratory and development work
  • In addition, you support our key account managers and, if required, you carry out
    plant tests at the customer's premises
  • You have completed vocational training as a (paint) laboratory technician (m/f/d) and have at least 2 years of professional experience
  • You have already gained experience in the field of waterborne stoving coatings as well as UV systems and are familiar with glass and plastic coatings
  • Willingness to travel: You are happy to support our international customers on site
  • Do you speak english? You can express yourself in spoken and written English

Production / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

training
production specialist chemistry

training
production-
chemical specialist

During your apprenticeship, you will be trained as a production all-rounder: You will provide support in all areas of our production and be (co-)responsible for the smooth functioning of our machines. You will weigh and mix chemicals with special care and the necessary sensitivity. Last but not least, you will assist in taking and testing samples for the laboratory and in packaging/storing the finished coatings.

  • Duration of training: Your training period lasts 2 years
  • Theory: 2 days a week you attend the vocational school at the vocational college Senne in Bielefeld
  • And after the training period: we support you on your way to becoming a master craftsman or technician.
  • Support from Us: to make school easy for you, we offer internal factory classes
  • You will soon have your secondary school diploma or intermediate diploma in your pocket
  • You enjoy working in a team and are a real team player in sports or in the class community
  • Trust me: You can be relied on 100%!

Laboratory / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

Training
Paint laboratory technician

training
paint laboratory technician

During your apprenticeship, you will be trained as a lab all-rounder: formulating, producing, applying and testing coatings, coating materials and coating systems will be part of your job. On top of this, you will gain insights into the application areas of research, development, quality control, application technology and environmental protection.

  • Training period: Your training period comprises 3 - 3.5 years.
  • Lab-Allrounder: You run through all departments of our lab
  • Theory: You take part in block courses at the Hans-Böckler-Berufskolleg in Münster and stay at a boarding school during this time.
  • Support from Us: to make school easy for you, we offer internal factory classes
  • You will soon be graduating from secondary school and your favorite subject is science, especially chemistry
  • You enjoy working in a team and are a real team player - in sports or in the class community
  • Trust me: You can be relied on 100%! 

Production / Germany - Hiddenhausen / (m/f/d)

Training
Warehouse specialist

training
warehouse specialist

During your apprenticeship, you will be trained as a warehouse all-rounder: You will provide support in all areas of our warehouse and will be (co-)responsible for ensuring that everything runs smoothly. You will mainly work in the warehouse area and in shipping. Your activities will cover the entire movement of goods from storage to dispatch. In addition to goods receipt, dispatch and order picking, you will also be responsible for ensuring optimum stock management.

  • The training period for warehouse specialists is 2 years. The focus here is on practical activities in the warehouse area.
  • Training as a warehouse logistics specialist is completed over three years. In the third year of training, the focus is on commercial activities (optimal warehousing, route planning and the optimization of logistical processes)
  • Theory: 2 days a week you will attend the Friedrich-List-Berufskolleg in Herford
  • Support from Us: to make school easy for you, we offer internal factory classes
  • You will soon have your secondary or intermediate school-leaving certificate in your pocket
  • You enjoy working in a team and are a real team player - in sports or in the class community
  • Trust me: You can be relied on 100%! 

take the initiative

Do you have any questions about a job posting or your application at PETER/LACKE? Then simply get in touch with our contact person from the Human Resources department by phone or e-mail:

Laura Neuhaus
HR Business Partner
mail bewerbung@peter-lacke.com
phone +49 5221 96 25 308

Leonie Dieckhöner
Junior HR Business Partner
mail bewerbung@peter-lacke.com
phone +49 5221 96 25 158

Study & further DEVELOPMENT

At PETER/LACKE, we promote and encourage training and study courses .We currently support a large number of employees who arestudying alongside their workin the interests of the company .We also offer an extensive range of further training courses and seminars.

Through the so-called "career ticket", we award projects at a global level and at various locations and offer our employees the opportunity to apply.