Today, the recycling industry is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative sectors in Germany. Committed employees form the backbone of the success of Nickelhütte Aue. Become part of our team, and help shape a sustainable future with us.

Why Nickelhütte Aue?

Because sustainability and recycling are deeply rooted in our practices and not simply hype. Our employees are co-creators, co-designers, and co-thinkers who don’t just talk about climate protection, but do something about it. The recycling industry currently is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative sectors in Germany, and you can be part of this success story with us in Aue.

Up to 30 days’ leave

Those who work hard must also be able to relax. That’s why we offer up to 30 days of paid leave.

Holiday and Christmas bonuses according to length of service

These special payments are a sign of appreciation to our employees. The amount depends on the length of service.

Good-value meals

Our kitchen team provides freshly cooked and balanced hot meals every day.

Options for continuing education and training

Through in-house programmes and external offers, you can continue your education with us and thus ensure a long-term perspective.


With the JobRad cycle-leasing scheme, you are doing something for your health – and for the environment. Make the most of our favourable leasing rates.

Familiar working atmosphere

The really important things in life? Family and health. That is why we support our employees in maintaining a good balance in all phases of life.

Membership of Fitness-Park-Aue

Sport provides an important balance. Through us, you get a free membership at the Sport-Park-Aue fitness, health and spa centre.

Occupational health management

We are known for our excellent occupational health management with our own company doctor.

Vacant positions

If you want to make a difference, you’ve come to the right place. With us, you make a contribution – no matter what position you work in. We are counting on you!
Nickelhütte Aue offers exciting tasks and strong opportunities for development for career starters, trainees, skilled workers and career changers in production, development, research, logistics and administration.

Education and studies

Our secondary materials keep industry running. With an apprenticeship in the technical or commercial field, you as a career starter ensure that we can build on a strong next generation that will lead our industry into the future, experiencing first-hand what that means in practice.

We complete the cycle

A consistent circular economy needs a consistently high quality of raw materials. We help ensure that, because processing requires experience and equipment of the highest standard, as well as proper and professional processing. That’s why Nickelhütte Aue is the right choice.

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Your Contacts

Gerit Berger

Leitung Personal

Anna Leichsenring

Teamleiterin Personalentwicklung

Yvonne Bretschneider

Mitarbeiterin Personalentwicklung

Nicole Lammel

Mitarbeiterin Personalentwicklung

Responsibility is not just an empty promise

Nickelhütte Aue guarantees high quality and sees the sustainable production of recycled metals as a contribution for present and future generations. It is committed to shaping a good and fair future for its customers, employees and the environment.

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