Chemist - Research and Development - Ceramic Thermal Spray (m/f/d)

Chemist - Research and Development - Ceramic Thermal Spray (m/f/d)

TREIBACHER INDUSTRIE AG is an international company with over 120 years experience in chemistry and metallurgy. At its headquarters in Althofen Treibacher Industrie AG develops and manufactures ferro alloys for the steel and foundry industries, powders for the carbide industry, materials for high performance ceramics and fine chemicals and special alloys – our customers value our fine quality, flexibility and customized solutions.

Chemist - Research and Development - Ceramic Thermal Spray (m/f/d)


Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • development of ceramic materials
  • Leading product development projects (Stage Gate) for ceramic powders und suspensions from idea to commercialization
  • close cooperation with international customers, presentation of results and benefits in the application
  • working closely with colleagues in all parts of the product development cycle from Raw Materials to Research & Development and Analytics to Business Unit and Production
  • supporting small batch production, upscaling and process transfer to production
  • powder development by precipitation, fusing and crushing, solid state recation, aggolmeration and sintering
  • business travel


  • PHD/Diploma/Master degree in chemistry or material science or many years of professional experience in product development of ceramic powders and suspensions
  • experience in patent research and patent creation advantageous
  • very good english (written and spoken)
  • Team player
  • self-driven, self-motivated
  • hands-on mentality
  • Expertise in ceramics colloid chemistry, precipitation reaction, solid state reaction


  • Personal and professional development in a dynamic company
  • This position is subject to the collective agreement for employees in the chemical industry, employment group IV. The monthly salary is paid 14 times p.a. A higher payment is negotiable depending on your expertise and skills.
  • Kollektivvertragliche Einstufung: IV (ab EUR 3.557,47 Bruttomonatsgehalt). Bereitschaft zur Überzahlung je nach konkreter Qualifikation.

Sounds promising? Then please apply online by sending us your motivational letter, CV with references and your availability.