1 Achieve great things with safety! Development Engineer Production Engineer Sales Engineer
2 The Company LESER - worldwide About LESER Eight subsidiaries in Europe, America, the Middle East and Asia as well as trained contact partners in over 80 countries ensure competent customer consulting services for all industrial applications. With over 600 employees, LESER is the largest safety valve manufacturer in Europe and a global leader in its branch of industry. LESER safety valves are developed and tested for the international market at our certifi ed test labs in Hamburg, Germany. Valve production, with a capacity of over 130,000 valves per year, takes place at our modern factory in Hohenwestedt, Germany. International Network LESER, with its subsidiaries, sales partners and authorized service partners, is active in over 80 countries. Our subsidiaries form regional centers of competence and are the direct point of contact for our customers and partners in those regions. Regional valve stocks and assembly as well as qualifi ed employees and standardized processes guarantee direct and competent contact and short delivery times. LESER safety valves protect people and the environment in the chemical, petrochemical, technical gases, oil and gas production and engineering branches as well as in the food and pharmaceutical industries. Further information at Our Hohenwestedt facilities Our Hamburg facilities
3 Employee Voices Professionals Become a member of our team! LESER gives me the opportunity to be active in an international environment. Working with people from different nations gives me the chance to improve myself both professionally and cross-culturally. Dipl.-Ing. Michael Lammers, Project Engineer in Production We are one of the world s leading manufacturers of safety valves. In the last years we have achieved exceptionally good growth both nationally and internationally. We offer our employees attractive assignments, a very professional environment, plenty of freedom and excellent career prospects. This is how we establish the foundation for our further mutual growth. When I began at LESER almost 25 years ago I never thought that it would become a position for life. Looking back, the time has fl own by. In this time, I was able to further improve myself through several internal department changes that provided me with new tasks and challenges. I feel very closely bound to the company and continue to take great pleasure in my work. Claudia Werner, Secretary in the Technical Department My work consists of fi rst, ensuring the top quality of raw materials and secondly, the continuous evaluation and optimization of material inspection and handling processes. I am the point of contact for non-destructive inspection here in the company. My decision for LESER was spoton. It s diverse, exciting work with a good team. LESER offers me endless opportunities for self improvement and to continuously keep my knowledge and skills up to date. B.Eng. Markus Graf, Quality Inspector
4 Work at LESER Work at LESER LESER a good decision for your future 1Flat hierarchies ensure that direct communication and a short path to upper leadership are the norm. 6An excellent working atmosphere characterized by trust among colleagues awaits you mutual respect and teamwork, success factors that are very important to us, are deeply anchored in our philosophy. 2Take-on responsibility so that your achievements and decisions can help shape our business. We offer our employees a lot of freedom because people grow with their responsibilities. 7Our many departments offer present and future prospects for personal growth and diverse job activities. 3Production north of Hamburg and test labs directly in Hamburg provide closeness to our products. Daily business is multi-faceted; planning, developmental work and practical tests ensure that routine rarely arises. 4You operate in an environment characterized by openness, trust and appreciation our employees are important to us. 8In the future we want to expand our global network; this will provide you many opportunities for example, a chance for international travel with us: The sky s the limit! 5We offer above-average pay and many additional b e n e fi t s.
5 Employee Voices When you fi nish your studies you can do everything, but not properly. To get into the job you need a good team that teaches you the ropes. That s a given here, co-workers explain everything and you can ask any of them questions. It can t get boring because there s something new everyday. Everyday you have new challenges on how to provide the customer with what they want. Dipl.-Ing. Jan Hartwig, Development Engineer, Series Management I ve been with LESER since After completing my apprenticeship as a machinist in 1989 I was placed in what was then the Automated Turning Shop. Since then, LESER has continually offered me basic and advanced training courses through which I could steadily improve and, after positions in Quality Management and Final Assembly, I am now a specialist in the SCM (Supply Chain Management) Group and plan the on-time fl ow of work orders through production. Thomas Kasten, Supply Chain Management Specialist What I fi nd good is the sense of community. It is very family-like. One knows everyone and can speak to anyone. You have fl at structures and can contribute new ideas because you know who you have to present them to. What I fi nd especially good is the closeness to the product. This is very important to me. M. Eng. Björn Büchner, Development Engineer, Design & Development LESER offers a workplace with lots of creative freedom in a global environment. Regular interaction with colleagues out of the USA, Brazil, Singapore and India is an integral part of my daily work at LESER and the resulting challenges that come from this make for a varied and exciting working day! Dr. rer. nat. Kai Brendel, Process Manager, Quality Processes
6 Bachelor/Master Thesis, Internships Bachelor/Master Thesis, Internships Are we right for you? You re fi nishing a technical degree that you would like to supplement with practical experience? Then we can offer you the opportunity to apply your technical know-how to small projects in day-to-day business. The ability to work independently, to enjoy working in a team and commitment are important to us. In this way you can create the space to implement your own ideas. For fi nal thesis projects it is important to us that you consistently advance your project and stay on schedule. We will support you as much as possible. If you show us that you are wholeheartedly committed to the cause, then we are right for you. Internship You ll gain insight into the processes and functions of a successful, medium-sized company where you will directly take part in daily business or contribute independently to projects. Take-on challenging tasks in which you can apply yourself and your own ideas. Motivated and talented students are always welcome at LESER. Bachelor or Master Thesis We always have exciting topics and projects that can be studied and explored within the framework of master and bachelor theses. All topics involve current problems and issues so that your completed thesis work can be applied directly or even expanded. Assignments are appropriately exciting and responsibly designed. The thesis work will be supervised by one of our qualifi ed employees who will assist you and stand by you with advice and support. Through the close relationship between production and tion and the possibility to use our own test administrafacilities, you can give your project a very versatile design that highlights all of its aspects.
7 Positions for Professionals Positions for Professionals Are we right for you? LESER offers a very versatile working environment. A highly modern organisation characterized by challenging assignments in a very international environment awaits you. Our tightly interwoven development, production and sales departments work very close together. That s why we are looking for team players with the appropriate technical competence to properly understand customer wishes and implement innovative solutions. Quality consciousness, thoroughness and dependability are personal traits that are very important to us. Creativity and the willingness to adopt new approaches are welcome traits for further growth. Development Engineer As a development engineer you work in our Technical Department on the development and optimization of our products. You prepare current CAD programs for 3D modelling and conduct complex fl ow analyses. Conducting experiments at our test labs is also part of your work in our Technical Department. This is where we test and functional check existing products and evaluate if new developments or changed models are ready for the market. That your knowledge is up-to-date and you are willing to continually train yourself is just as important to us as solid fundamental knowledge. Computer experience, English skills and commitment obviously go without saying.
8 Positions for Professionals Positions for Professionals Production Engineer As a production engineer you work at our manufacturing plant in Hohenwestedt. Here you are responsible for implementing new technological methods and processes in our production and optimizing our existing machines and logistic concepts. Sales Engineer Sales offers you diverse, very interesting possibilities. In cooperation with customers and sales representatives, you provide active support for questions about applying our safety valve technology from simple applications to employment in complex industrial plants. You are also responsible for ensuring the smooth functioning of a specifi c area of production. This includes creating production schedules and planning individual production orders. Additionally, you work-out process and material fl ow optimization, plan necessary investment and implement new manufacturing methods. Besides direct customer support, you may also work together with subsidiaries in a specifi c theater of operations. The introduction and training in SAP, regular product training and the general organization of sales processes are all part of this. A further area of operations is our Engineered Order Management. Here you are responsible for large project orders. You are the customer s direct point of contact and manage the complete project from offer to final installation, including organizing delivery dates, acceptance inspections and all related documentation.
9 Applications Contact Information Please send us your informative application documents with chronological curriculum vitae (CV) via post or . LESER GmbH & Co. KG Personalabteilung Wendenstraße Our Human Resources Manager, Dipl.-Phys. Thomas Raeder, would be happy to answer your questions per telephone: or Bachelor/Masters Thesis, Internships If you are applying for bachelor or master thesis work, please provide your area of concentration and the desired time period to: Points of Contact and Applications: Hamburg Hohenwestedt Alexander Schubert Sabrina Reimers Human Resources Specialist Human Resources Specialist tel: tel: Besides further technical positions, we also regularly offer interesting positions in the areas of business, purchasing and sales. Open up new vistas with LESER.