A world full of challenges for visionary new talents

We are looking for a spirit of inventiveness
Careers at Herco

We can look back on 75 successful years. That’s why we know that we constantly need to adapt to new challenges and demands on markets and industries. We are proud of our inventiveness, our expertise and all of our employees, who take on responsibility and together provide the world with the most important resource of all - pure water.

Herco Wassertechnik GmbH has been long been recognised for its high standards of quality in the water treatment market. Our production is on site in Freiberg am Neckar and we export from here to the rest of the world.

“As an 80-person team here at Herco we are still at a manageable size and can react to market situations with agility. That means a lot of co-determination and being able to act independently.”

Silke Höfer, Head of Human Resources and Social Affairs

Our job vacancies in Freiberg am Neckar

Water is precious - and so are our team

Herco sees internal training and further development and all new team members through the lens of sustainability, where passion and active participation are of the utmost importance. On the one hand, we want to preserve our tradition and on the other to take it into the future.

How can you submit an application to us?

It’s straightforward and clear. Please feel free to describe to us why you personally and your previous experience could be a “match” for us in terms of the above-mentioned characteristics. Of course, we usually also expect a CV, together with the relevant supporting documents.


Als Mitglied unseres Konstruktions-Teams konstruieren Sie Wasseraufbereitungsanlagen für Anwendungen in den Zukunftsbereichen grüner Wasserstoff, Klimatisierung von Datencentern und Medizintechnik.

Ihre Aufgabe:

  • Entwurf, Konstruktion und Detaillierung von Standard- und Projektanlagen mittels Inventor
  • Erstellen von Verfahrensschemata und Aufstellungsplänen mittels Autocad
  • Pflege und Aktualisierung von bestehenden Bauteilen, Baugruppen, Stücklisten und Artikelstammdaten im PDM/ERP-System
  • Durchführung von Produktänderungen im Rahmen der Produktpflege
  • Unterstützung des Vertriebsteams bei Fragen zu Machbarkeit / Kalkulation von Projektanlagen
  • Enge Zusammenarbeit mit den Projektingenieuren

Ihr Profil:

  • Dipl.-Ing./ Bachelor/ Master in Fachrichtung Maschinenbau, Mechatronik, Verfahrenstechnik oder Techniker im konstruktiven Bereich
  • Kenntnisse im Umgang mit einem gängigen CAD-System (z. B. Inventor, Catia oder SolidWorks)
  • Idealerweise Konstruktionserfahrung im Bereich Wasseraufbereitung / Verfahrenstechnik (auch Berufseinsteiger mit dem Willen und der Fähigkeit, sich in neue Aufgaben einzuarbeiten, sind gerne willkommen)
  • Sehr gute Deutsch- und gute Englischkenntnisse
  • Teamorientierte, eigenverantwortliche Arbeitsweise

Innendienst-Mitarbeiter:in – After Sales

Als Mitglied des Kundenserviceteams sind Sie Ansprechpartner und Schnittstelle für alle Fragen unserer Kunden.

Ihre Aufgabe:

  • Abwicklung des Telefon-Supports und schriftliche Betreuung unserer Kunden in enger Zusammenarbeit mit den Außendienstmitarbeiter:innen After Sales

  • selbstständige Bearbeitung von Kundenanfragen

  • interne Auftragskoordination und Unterstützung der Außendienstmitarbeiter:innen After Sales

  • Unterstützung beim Vertrieb von Servicedienstleistungen und Ersatzteilen

  • Dokumentation aller Service-Vorgänge im ERP-System

  • Erstellen und Pflegen von anlagenspezifischen Dokumentationen und Pflege der Kundenstammdaten

  • Koordination und Überwachung von Support-und Servicefällen im In- und Ausland

  • Mitarbeit am QM-Wesen

Ihr Profil:

  • eine abgeschlossene kaufmännische oder technische Ausbildung

  • Berufserfahrung im Supportbereich und/oder Kundenservice
  • sicheres und freundliches Auftreten

  • ausgeprägte Kunden- und Serviceorientierung

  • Organisationstalent und Teamarbeit

  • eigenständige und strukturierte Arbeitsweise

  • zuverlässige Termintreue und Lernbereitschaft

  • gutes technisches Verständnis

  • gute Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift

  • gute Kenntnisse im Umgang mit MS Office

  • Kenntnisse im Umgang mit einem ERP-System sind von Vorteil

What can we offer you?

+ Working in a company with a great future in an industry with long-term prospects

+ A secure job

+ Plenty of scope for actively helping to shape the future, e.g. through our environmental forum or our works council

+ Comprehensive induction by your colleagues and professional cooperation in the team

+ Occupational pension scheme above any beyond what the law requires

+ Flexible working hours through flexitime

+ Working from home can be agreed upon

+ You can also use your JobRad bike or leased company bike for private purposes

+ Delicious subsidised canteen food

+ Lots of apples and water

+ Group activities, such as barbecues and company parties

+ Individual opportunities for training and further development

Our test facility: every unit is tested in a realistic environment before it leaves our premises.

Questions about the application process

I am interested in a job vacancy, what is the best way to apply?

1. Select the position that suits you from our job offers.

2. Enter all required data directly online, upload your detailed application documents (cover letter, CV, references) and submit your application.

3. After receipt of your application, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from us.

4. You are also welcome to send your detailed application documents (cover letter, CV, references) by e-mail for the attention of Ms Jasmin Kühnle to: bewerbung@hercowater.com

Can I apply even though there is no job vacancy?

We also welcome unsolicited applications even if there is no suitable position available at the moment but you are convinced that you would be a perfect fit for our company. We look forward to receiving interesting and clear applications that show why your skills are indispensable to Herco.

Please send your application by e-mail for the attention of Ms Jasmin Kühnle to: bewerbung@hercowater.com

Who do I contact if I still have technical questions about the job vacancy?

Please contact Ms Jasmin Kühnle with any questions:

+49 (0) 7141 7095 685

Should I send my application by e-mail or by post?

To ensure seamless and fast processing, we only accept applications via our homepage or by e-mail to: bewerbung@hercowater.com

Will I receive a personal confirmation that my application has been received by Herco?

If you send us your application via our homepage or by e-mail, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from us.

How do I know what stage I am at in the application process?

Our aim is always to move the application process forward in a timely manner and applicants are informed accordingly.

How long will it take after I have sent my application until I hear whether I have been short-listed?

It all depends on the job and the number of applications received. However, we will make a preliminary decision as soon as possible.

Will the interview and introduction to the company take place on site or online?

The interviews are structured in such a way that we can gain as comprehensive an impression of your personal and professional skills as possible. That is why we always prefer to meet in person on site in Freiberg. However, if the situation requires it, online meetings are also possible.

Can I apply even if I do not meet all the requirements of a job listing?

Yes, that is not an barrier in principle. However, the unfulfilled requirements should not outweigh the number of fulfilled requirements.

Product development
An interdisciplinary team

We provide training
Learn from and with us

Always on site
Our production is in-house

Apply now
and shape Herco with us

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