Working in OWL

Attractive commercial and scientific employers

Companies in the region offer outstanding working conditions and career opportunities to specialists and managers. Many it’s OWL companies have been named attractive employers in Germany multiple times, including Claas, Harting, Hella, Lenze, Miele, Phoenix Contact, WAGO and Weidmüller.

The region’s businesses are known for their cutting-edge technology: here you can help to shape the future and develop solutions for the challenges of tomorrow. Family-run companies enjoy long-term staff loyalty due to flexible working hours, attractive benefits and family-friendly policies. And with exciting training opportunities and dual education programs, young professionals can look forward to outstanding recruitment and career prospects.

Science and research are on the rise in OstWestfalenLippe. Six universities and 14 research institutes are deeply involved with intelligent technical systems. Many of these were established within the last five years and are constantly growing, including the Fraunhofer IPT Mechatronic Systems Design project group and the Fraunhofer IOSB Industrial Automation application center. Here, scientists can find exciting fields of activity, excellent research conditions and extensive business contacts.

Come to the OstWestfalenLippe Leading-Edge Cluster region and help us develop solutions to meet the challenges of the 21st century! Current job opportunities with cluster partners and information on regional study opportunities can be found in the “Careers” section.