Printing Technician (m/f)

The ALTANA Group develops and manufactures high-quality, innovative specialty chemical products. With us, you can help shape many important details of tomorrow’s world. Our four divisions BYK, ECKART, ELANTAS, and ACTEGA have set worldwide standards in their markets. Our innovative products enable companies to develop technologies of the future today, technologies that make life easier, safer, and more comfortable. With sales of more than 2.2 billion euros, we are one of the world’s most innovative, fastest-growing, and most profitable chemical companies. We currently employ about 6,200 people who have good ideas for the world of future. You, too, can discover the decisive benefit for your future. Bringing you many advantages. 

ACTEGA Metal Print GmbH is a young start-up of the ALTANA Group, founded with the aim of bringing a unique, new metallisation technology onto the market for the print industry. We are a small but dynamic team with just one goal – to make our EcoLeaf technologies a success. Thanks to our size and our start-up mentality, we have short decision-making processes, information is shared quickly and easily, and we focus on the implementation of ideas and solutions. We are currently looking for motivated and committed people to join our team who want to help us improve and develop our technology. 

Printing Technician (m/f)

Location: Lehrte/Hannover

Your task structure

From October onwards, you will be involved in the further development of innovative technology for the metallisation of printing substrates. You will be responsible for implementing solution strategies to improve the metallisation process. Your remit will include responsibility for trial planning and implementation on machine prototypes. You will analyse and interpret the trial results obtained. On a routine basis, you will create technical documentation in the areas of machine operation and printing processes. You will enjoy intensive collaboration with team members from R&D Engineering, R&D Chemistry, marketing and product management. 

Your recipe for success

Completed vocational training as a printer | Experience of narrow web label printing using screen or flexographic printing methods | Ideally you should possess experience of both cold and hot foil printing | Experience using metallic effect pigments in paint or printing ink systems is welcome | Open mindset | Prepared to try new things | Ability to think analytically | Structured, independent and autonomous approach to work | Strong ability to work as part of a team | Strong communicator | Good knowledge of written and spoken English | Confident user of MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) 

Your spectrum of advantages

In the ALTANA Group, you will work in a unique culture of innovation where the utmost importance is attached to promoting individual ideas and abilities as well as open, trusting interaction. In detail: pleasant-sized operations where employees get to know each other personally and exchange ideas, extensive interdepartmental initial training, short information and decision-making paths, comprehensive further education and training offers, flexible working hours with flextime, and impressive compensation with good employee benefits and pension plans. 

We invite you to get to know us better and to join our team. Discover your career plus in specialty chemistry. Please send us your application via our jobmarket:
ACTEGA Metal Print GmbH | Human Resources | Ivonne Mauro | Industriestr. 12 | 31275 Lehrte | Tel +49 5132 5009-312 

ALTANA AG and its subsidiaries is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job number: AD00524

Legal entity: ACTEGA Metal Print GmbH

Location: Lehrte

Area of operations: Forschung & Entwicklung allgemein

ACTEGA Metal Print GmbH