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Dörken family

More than 1,000 employees from 50 different professions work for DÖRKENGROUP. And it is important to us that every single one of them is happy to come to work every day, grow, and find fulfilment! Learn about DÖRKENGROUP as an employer and your personal career opportunities here.


Want a job in a family-run company group that offers you scope for development and fulfilment? Send us your applications! 

We are looking for you

We are ready! Are you?

We are looking for...

In short, we are looking for colleagues who are willing to share the DÖRKENGROUP values, enjoy working and being part of a successful team!

Does that sound like you? Then look for your next challenge in our vacancies, or send a speculative application to DÖRKENGROUP!

Architect | Bachelor of Arts | Bachelor of Science | Business administration graduate | Business graduate | Certified business administration specialist | Chemical engineer | Chemical laboratory assistant | Chemical production specialist | Chemical technical assistant | Chemical technician | Civil engineer | Clerks | Construction engineer | Electronic engineer | Electronic engineer for energy systems | Electronic technician for automation | Electronic technician for operating equipment | Financial accountant | Galvaniser | Graduate chemist | Health and safety specialist | HSE specialist | Industrial electrician | Industrial engineer| Industrial managers Industrial painter | Industrial mechanic | Industry coating specialist | Information systems engineer | IT system integration specialist | Logistics manager | Logistics manager | Machine and plant operators | Materials tester | Mechatronics engineers | Paint engineer | Paint laboratory technician | Paint technician | Painters and varnishers | Process mechanic for plastics and rubber engineering | Process mechanic for surface coating | Process mechanic for surface engineering | Realtor | Surface coaters | Surface technician | Warehouse logistics specialist | Wholesale and export trader | Wood technician

From A as in architect to W as in wood technician

More than 1,000 employees from 50 different professions work for DÖRKENGROUP. Above is a detailed list of the qualifications we are looking for in applicants to DÖRKENGROUP. We also offer vocational training programmes for the same qualifications. 

Is your qualification not listed? We offer opportunities for career changers as well! Feel free to send us a speculative application!

Our motto is: a little less conversation, a little more action! This forms the basis for the opportunity each employee has to act freely within the scope of their responsibilities.

Ingo Quent

Ingo Quent
Managing director of Dörken GmbH & Co. KG

DÖRKENGROUP as an employer



The success of DÖRKENGROUP is based on the hard work of our employees, and we are highly aware of that. To us, the relationship between employer and employee is one of constant give and take. That is why we not only offer a secure job with a wide range of advanced training and continuing professional development opportunities, but many other benefits and attractive conditions as well.


Top employer

Thinking highly of oneself is one thing. But it is even better when others say nice things about you! That is why we are delighted that DÖRKENGROUP has won several awards as a top employer:

Top Job

Top Job

Dörken MKS-Systeme GmbH & Co. KG, one of the five divisions of DÖRKENGROUP, was awarded the ‘Top Job’ Mark in 2017 and 2019. The award presented by the Employer Attractiveness Centre (zeag) is given to companies that consistently prioritise a healthy and strong job structure.

Fair Company

Fair Company

The Fair Company initiative lists companies that offer students fair conditions for internships, working student positions and as career starters in its database (Link to the Regulations). DÖRKENGROUP has endorsed the Fair Company quality standards and repeatedly received the Fair Company Mark for a transparent and responsible corporate culture.

Top Innovator

Top Innovator

DÖRKENGROUP has earned the ‘Top 100 Innovator’ Mark for its outstanding innovation culture on several occasions. Each year, the award recognises the most innovative medium-sized companies. Science journalist Ranga Yogeshwar is the initiative’s mentor.

Fair Company


We are especially pleased that many current and former employees, applicants, and trainees have left positive reviews on Europe’s largest employer rating platform. You can read the reviews at and find out why over 90% would recommend us.

SIHK zu Hagen


We at the DÖRKENGROUP consider it one of our most important tasks to get young people excited about their work and provide them with qualified training.



Meet us here



Career Information Day
Venue: Aula der Friedrich-Harkort-Schule, Hengsteyseestraße 40, 58313 Herdecke
Date: 18/09/2019

Vocational Training Fair EN
Venue: VER Depot Ennepetal
Date: 27/09/2019


Other education events 


Vocational Training Ambassador Initiative

Discover Professions Day Initiative

School Labs – No Rust
Easter holidays, Autumn holidays, one week each


Do you have more questions? Our HR team will be happy to assist you.
+49 2330 / 63 - 414

Your contact person in the HR department is Ms. Vormann.


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