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Vocational training at ECKART


Chemical worker (m/f/d) - Vocational programme

Successfully to the goal!

You have fun with scientific topics and have passed the secondary school level? Then an apprenticeship as a chemical worker (m/f/d) is just the right thing for you! We will train you in 3.5 years.

The structure of tasks


Your area of responsibility includes system operation as well as controlling and monitoring activities. You support team leaders in responsible activities. The production of metallic effect pigments is a complex manufacturing process, therefore it is part of your job to regularly take samples during the manufacturing process to ensure the product quality. You will record the production process and monitor the packaging of the finished products.


In addition to a variety of training departments in the production area, your training includes basic metal training, basic training in the electrical workshop, as well as assignments in various laboratories and pilot plant areas.

Educational content


Your tasks and learning contents include:

  • to take samples
  • filling and emptying of aggregates
  • measurement of chemical and physical properties
  • maintenance of work equipment
  • handling of chemical substances
  • operating and monitoring of plants
  • fixing errors in processes
  • measurement, control and regulation within production processes
  • quality control of the products
  • testing of new developments in the pilot plant
  • documentation of work processes

Training benefits at a glance:

In the ALTANA Group, you will work in a unique culture of innovation, in which the promotion of individual ideas and skills and an open, trusting working relationship are important. An apprenticeship at ECKART GmbH offers you many advantages. In detail:

  • individual support from day one and throughout your training
  • one-week introductory programme
  • flexible working
  • 30 days' leave, holiday and Christmas bonus
  • a comprehensive further training programme (e.g. language courses during working hours)
  • an above-average remuneration with good welfare benefits
  • various benefits for trainees (e.g. canteen meals, travel expenses)
  • excellent health care with a wide range of courses
  • participation in trainee events
  • free use of the company bus
  • employment in the internal Junior Company
  • and much more

Details and legal issues:




Vocational training

Julia Tannenberger

Tel. +49 9152 77-7533

Equal opportunities


ALTANA AG and its subsidiaries pursue a policy of equal opportunities. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.

Start your vocational training at ECKART and ALTANA.

Start: September 1st 2023