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We are PCC – Join our team

As a fast-growing international company, we are constantly on the look-out for committed and capable people keen to join us. We place great value on cultural and academic diversity, with open, mutually appreciative interaction among our greatest strengths. We offer our employees scope to work under their own initiative on a results-led basis, an attractive environment and opportunity to take on responsibility. We support them in their personal development, offering them task-aligned preparation as they take up new duties and personalized continuous professional training. You might also like to know that our biggest Group company, PCC Rokita SA in Poland, has been the recipient of numerous Polish “Solid Employer of the Year” accolades.

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PCC. Local. Global. Integrated.

PCC Thorion GmbH is part of the globally active PCC Group with a total of around 3,400 employees. PCC SE is the holding company of the international PCC Group headquartered in Duisburg, Germany. As a growth-oriented and innovative group of companies, we have core competences in the production of chemical commodities and speciality chemicals. PCC Thorion GmbH is developing new silicon-based battery materials at its Freiburg site in collaboration with Fraunhofer ISE, ALU Freiburg and the University of Duisburg-Essen.

For the ongoing work in process development and scale-up, we are looking to strengthen our team at the Haid-Haus site in Freiburg with a master’s student with a high level of commitment and a wide range of interests, initially as a student assistant for up to 20 hours per week with subsequent master’s thesis. Working hours can be arranged individually. Become part of our team as

Student assistant with subsequent Master’s thesis (m/f/d) process and material development – battery materials

What tasks await you:
  • Participate in the planning and execution of experiments for process and material development by spraydrying
  • Analysis of the most important influencing variables and determination of characteristic values
  • Data preparation, analysis and statistical evaluation of measurement results
  • Deduction of general learnings and creation of basic models for process development and scaling
  • Further development of standards and templates within the framework of technical quality management
  • Support in the area of innovation management, e.g. by carrying out and preparing literature and patent research
What you offer:
  • Technical or scientific studies, e.g. Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science, Engineering Sciences
  • High degree of initiative and independent working skills
  • Ability to work in a team and interest in interdisciplinary project work
  • Motivation to take on responsible tasks in a dynamic company
  • First experience in a laboratory environment, with experimental planning (e.g. Design of Experiment) or in spraydrying
What we are offering:

Look forward to a variety of challenges in an attractive, value-orientated and international corporate environment. Cultural and professional diversity and open dialogue are among our greatest strengths. With us, you will have the opportunity to actively shape the future of our group of companies in a small, highly competent and motivated team and to develop personally and professionally in the process.

You can expect:

  • A highly innovative company with with a flat organization
  • A pleasant working atmosphere in a company with a strong focus on values
Sounds like the right fit?

Then we look forward to receiving your application by e-mail to You can start with us immediately.

We are looking forward to meeting you!


Speculative applications

We are, of course, always searching for motivated and ambitious people, so please do send us your CV and application documents, even though you may not see a post currently being advertised.

Please email or post to:

Ulrike Warnecke
Executive Board Member
Moerser Straße 149
47198 Duisburg

Phone: +49 (0)2066 2019 0
Fax: +49 (0)2066 54682