In the thick of things. The development process of worldwide leading automation technology. The engineers in production at Festo are able to bring their inventive spirit to life. With curiosity, visionary ideas and a forward-looking view to the entire production process. We give them and our global team of over 20,000 employees the freedom and security to grow. Meanwhile, you can stay curious, learn to make decisions for yourself and give your inventiveness free rein. Welcome to Festo.

Expert Grinding Technology (m/f/d)

Your job:

  • Design and development of grinding processes (definition of process and dressing parameters)
  • Optimization of existing grinding processes with regard to quality, performance and costs
  • Development/elaboration of machine and clamping concepts
  • Evaluation of machine and system concepts with regard to cost, performance and quality aspects 
  • Estimation of the required process times for the production of new products
  • Active collaboration within an existing interdisciplinary team
  • Independent identification and solution of manufacturing and quality problems


Your qualification:

  • Successfully completed training as machining specialist, industrial mechanic/fine mechanic or comparable qualification, ideally technician training or further training as engineer
  • Several years of experience in a similar or comparable function with sound machining knowledge in series production
  • Several years (at least 3 years) of professional experience in machining with focus on surface/profile grinding in series production
  • Knowledge of grinding wheel conditioning and grinding burn desirable
  • Good knowledge of German and English desirable
  • Experience in the technical management of teams desirable
  • High degree of quality awareness, reliability and sense of responsibility
  • Assertiveness, communication and decision-making skills as well as flexibility and ability to work under pressure 


 You can expect the following with us:

  • The good feeling working for a family-owned company with a safe and solid financial basis
  • Freedom to explore, innovate and realise your own ideas
  • Competitive compensation with attractive perks and other benefits
  • Respect and appreciation for each other - regardless of gender, nationality, disability, age and identity
  • Lifelong learning with great conditions for individual further development
  • Flexible working models depending on the respective workplace for a good balance of work and private life
  • Highly modern working environment, infrastructure and communication technologies
  • Great family and health services for your well-being


You can find more information about our benefits and Festo as an employer here.


Contact person: Janet Schweizer, +49(711)347-57920

Reference code: 8906

Company:  Festo SE & Co. KG

St. Ingbert, DE, 66386

We look forward to your application!