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For all jobs ranging from A to Z, including cutting machine operator to designer and plant operator, there are many opportunities open to technical staff at Hengst.

An exceptionally high level of vertical integration and a rich diversity of technologies offer you plenty of interesting fields of work. At Hengst, you get to work on state-of-the-art machines, have a secure and permanent job, and can also count on a team of competent colleagues.

Do you have a love and passion for technology? Then we’d be glad to welcome you to the team!

Professional fields in production at Hengst

Production worker (m/f/d)

Your responsibilities as a production worker (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Equipment of our plants with placement of parts/individual components
  • Quality inspections of final products
  • Packaging of finished goods
  • Documentation of work results
  • Plant cleaning

Target group:

  • Ideally first work experience in the manufacturing industry, interest in production as well as in further developing your career
  • Prepared to work in three-shift operation
  • It is also important to mention that employees are offered a permanent contract of employment after completing their probation


  • Münster
  • Nordwalde
  • Ketsch

Machine and plant operator (m/f/d)

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

  • Supervision/operation of automated production plants, incl. troubleshooting of errors and disruptions
  • Maintenance and repair work
  • Quality inspection of the final product
  • Documentation of results and disruptions

Target group:

  • Ideally, completed industrial/technical training. Alternatively, several years of experience in a similar role
  • Interest in technology, in particular in complex machinery
  • Prepared to work in three-shift operation


  • Nordwalde

Tool mechanic (m/f/d)

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

  • Maintenance and repair of die-casting and injection molding tools
  • Use of manual manufacturing processes (e.g., turning, drilling, grinding) to produce spare parts for production tools and equipment
  • Production of new tools (e.g., three-plate molds)
  • Inspection of external suppliers’ injection molds

Target group:

  • Completed technical training (preferably as a tool mechanic), ideally with first work experiences
  • Technical interest and knowledge in working with injection molds
  • Prepared to work in three-shift operation


  • Nordwalde
  • Münster

Fitter (m/f/d)

Your responsibilities as a fitter (m/f/d) at Hengst:

  • Setup and operation of production plants
  • Maintenance and repair work
  • Optimization of tooling and setup processes
  • Execution and documentation of quality inspections
  • Training and supervision of production staff and worksites

Target group:

  • Ideally, completed industrial/technical training (e.g., as machine and plant operator). Alternatively, several years of experience in a similar role and in industrial production
  • Technical understanding and knowledge of pneumatics/hydraulics
  • Prepared to work in three-shift operation


  • Münster
  • Nordwalde

Cutting machine operator (m/f/d)

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

  • Operation of state-of-the-art CNC-controlled machines
  • Production of single parts and small batches
  • Execution of necessary repair and maintenance work
  • Continual optimization of tooling and setup processes

Target group:

  • Completed technical training in a metalworking profession (ideally as a cutting machine operator)
  • First work experience using CNC (milling) machines
  • Strong interest in and understanding of technology


  • Nordwalde
  • Münster

Process mechanic (m/w/d)

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

  • Programming, operation, and equipment of our state-of-the-art injection molding machines and robotic systems 
  • Optimization of equipment and production processes
  • Carry out maintenance by working closely with tool mechanics and maintenance staff
  • Evaluation of test results and division of the resulting measures

Target group:

  • Completed vocational training as process mechanic for plastics and rubber technology
  • Experience in the fields of statistical process control, engineering thermoplastics, and in the production of sophisticated plastic parts
  • Strong interest in and understanding of technology
  • Prepared to work in three-shift operation


  • Münster
  • Nordwalde

All job vacancies in Production at Hengst

All of our current job vacancies can be found on our job board. You can filter the vacancies according to your preferences by checking off the Industrial employee box under "Position" or Production under "Business unit".

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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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