Material scientists

Doing research and development – and developing yourself along the way.

At Wieland, everything revolves around copper. As a material scientist you will be able to contribute your expertise and ideas in Research and Development, in Technical Marketing or in Production.

You develop practice-oriented solutions for our customers individually or in a team, you follow technological trends and keep an eye on future market demands.

We offer you a secure job and individual continuing education programs. Next to interesting work and technical challenges, you will find a real and exciting professional future at Wieland.

  • Your majors

    We are looking for graduates with the following majors for exciting work in Research and Development, Technical Marketing or Production:

    • Material science
    • Material engineering

  • Your work

    You will usually start out in Research and Development, in an inspiring environment with more than 100 employees. A strong team mainly based in Vöhringen – not far from the foundry.

    • Consulting for our production areas, sales departments and customers
    • New development and enhancement of materials, semi-finished products, surfaces, special products and production processes
    • Ensuring ongoing quality assurance for our products.
    • Developing new alloys for innovative applications of copper and copper alloys

  • What we offer

    We ask for a lot, but we also have a lot to offer. We want to make sure that you feel comfortable in your workplace at Wieland.

    • Accredited testing and certification lab – with a spectrometer lab, a chemical analytical lab, a metallographic and additional labs (daily approx. 2,000 test results)
    • Various test fields (rebuilding of parts from the foundry and other production plants on a smaller scale), e.g., for testing new materials under real conditions
    • Several patent applications per year
    • An amazing team with unique expertise in copper, alloys, casting and forming processes, and much more
    • Many different continuing education and development options
    • Extensive company benefits and options
    • Attractive locations in regions with good transportation connections

Our selection process

  • We will send an email confirmation after we receive your application.
  • Your application will be carefully screened. Please note that this process takes some time.
  • If your application gets short-listed, we will invite you for an interview.
  • You are not from the region? Naturally, we will take care of your travel arrangements and make a hotel reservation, if required.
  • Should you proceed to the next selection round, we will invite you to another interview or trial day, if necessary.
  • If we decide to hire you, you will receive an appointment for an employment check up with our company MD.
  • Once this is done, you will receive your employment contract.
  • We will be happy to help with your apartment search and move so you can get settled in quickly.

Questions? We are happy to answer any questions you might have. Feel free to call or use the contact form. See you @ Wieland!

    Markus Jerg

  • Tel.: +49 (0)731 944-3002