Your start with us


From A for plant operator to Z for cutting machine operator - there are many opportunities open to technical employees at Hengst.

The wide variety of technologies and an unusually high vertical range of manufacture guarantee you numerous interesting fields of application. At Hengst, you will work on modern machines, have a secure and permanent job and can also count on a team of competent colleagues.

Do you have a passion for technology? Then we look forward to welcoming you to the team!

Your career fields in production at Hengst

Production employee (m/f/d)

Your tasks as a production employee (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Assembly of our systems by placing components/individual components
  • Quality control of the end products
  • Packaging of finished parts
  • Documentation of work results
  • Cleaning the system

Target group:

  • Ideally first professional experience in the manufacturing industry, interest in production and also interest in further professional development
  • Willingness to work in three-shift operation
  • It is also important to note that the employee will be offered a permanent contract at the end of the probationary period


  • Münster
  • Nordwalde
  • Ketsch

Machine and plant operator (m/f/d)

Your tasks as a machine and plant operator (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Supervision/operation of an automated production plant incl. troubleshooting and fault rectification

  • Maintenance and repair work

  • Quality inspection of the end product

  • Documentation of results and faults

Target group:

  • Ideally completed industrial/technical training. Alternatively, several years of experience in a similar job

  • Interest in technology, especially in complex machines

  • Willingness to work in three-shift operation


  • Nordwalde

Tool mechanic (m/f/d)

Your tasks as a tool mechanic (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Maintenance and servicing of die casting and injection molding tools
  • Production of spare parts for production tools and devices using manual manufacturing processes (e.g. turning, drilling, grinding)
  • Production of new tools (e.g. three-plate tools)
  • Inspection of injection molds from external suppliers

Target group:

  • Completed technical training (ideally as a tool mechanic), ideally with initial work experience

  • Technical interest and knowledge of machining injection molds

  • Willingness to work in three-shift operation


  • Nordwalde
  • Münster

Setter (m/f/d)

Your tasks as a setter (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Setting up and operating production systems

  • Maintenance and repair work

  • Optimization of set-up and adjustment processes

  • Carrying out and documenting quality checks

  • Instruction and supervision of production employees at the workstations

Target group:

  • Ideally completed industrial/technical training (e.g. as a machine and plant operator). Alternatively, several years of experience in a similar job and in industrial production

  • Technical understanding and knowledge of pneumatics/hydraulics

  • Willingness to work in three-shift operation


  • Münster
  • Nordwalde

Cutting machine operator (m/f/d)

Your tasks as a cutting machine operator (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Operation of state-of-the-art CNC-controlled machines
  • Production of individual parts and small series
  • Carrying out necessary repair and maintenance work
  • Continuous improvement of set-up and setup processes

Target group:

  • Completed technical training in a metalworking profession (ideally as a cutting machine operator)

  • Initial professional experience in working with CNC (milling) machines

  • Strong technical interest and understanding


  • Nordwalde
  • Münster

Process mechanic (m/f/d)

Your tasks as a process mechanic (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Programming, operating and equipping our state-of-the-art injection molding machines and robot systems

  • Carrying out optimizations on operating equipment and production processes

  • Maintenance work in close cooperation with train mechanics and maintenance staff

  • Evaluation of test results and department of the resulting measures

Target group:

  • Completed vocational training as a process mechanic in plastics and rubber technology

  • Experience in the areas of statistical process control, technical thermoplastics and in the production of sophisticated plastic parts

  • Strong technical understanding and interest

  • Willingness to work in three-shift operation


  • Münster
  • Nordwalde

All vacancies in production at Hengst

You can find all vacancies on our job board. You can filter the vacancies directly according to your requirements by ticking "Commercial employee" under "Position" or "Production" under "Division".

Our vacancies

Your contacts at Hengst

Dörthe Gesterkamp

Team Leader Human Resources (Münster and Nordwalde plants)

Lena Hewing

Nordwalde plant

Lea Reglinski

Münster plant


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Nienkamp 55-85
48147 Münster
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