Rising Stars Welcome!
Join us and gain practical experience at WIKA Mobile Control. Whether as an intern, working student or during the holiday period – combine your theoretical knowledge with diverse practical experiences. Moreover, we offer you the possibility of preparing your degree thesis at our company. Maybe your career will lead you back to us after completing your school and university education – whether as an applications engineer, in the sales department or in quality assurance.
During a vacation job, pupils and students have the opportunity of gathering practical experience in everyday working life during their school holidays and term breaks.
We look for working students in regular intervals who support our project teams. Use the chance of contributing to specific projects. You can profit from the experience of our specialists and establish new valuable contacts.
Practical training / Practical semesters
Find the practical trainings or semesters which suit your plans. As an intern, you actively contribute to projects and daily business and gather specialist skills and profit from working with seasoned specialists.
Benefit from the best of both worlds and experience science up close at WIKA Mobile Control. As a dual student of information technology or electrical engineering, you are right in the middle of everyday business life and quickly bring your own projects to the finish line. You will create the theoretical basis in the three-month theory phases at the renowned DHBW at the leading technology hub of Karlsruhe. And the end of the story? After three years you have a university degree in your pocket and your future at WIKA Mobile Control in your hands!
Use the opportunity of writing your degree thesis about one of our fields of activity. We have interesting subjects to offer. Combine your involvement with our experience!
Who We Are
WIKA Mobile Control GmbH & Co. KG is a strategic business unit of the WIKA Group with currently more than 400 associates. Outside Germany, we are represented by a subsidiary in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania in the U.S. and a joint venture in Xuzhou, China, and are supported by a globe-spanning network of retailers and other partners. We all work together with the goal of meeting tomorrow’s safety requirements today in the world of mobile machines.
Our parent company, WIKA Alexander Wiegand SE & Co. KG or simply WIKA for short, is specialized in level measurement, flow and calibration technology pressure, temperature and known globally for its pressure and temperature measurement components. The corporate group employs a total of over 9,000 people in 40 countries.
The team of WIKA Mobile Control, based in Ettlingen in southwestern Germany near the French border, is relatively small and like a family. Our colleagues benefit from this in many ways. Since there aren’t that many of us, we all know each other, which facilitates communication and decision-making across departments. If you need to clarify something, all you have to do is go up or down a floor and you’re back at your workplace within minutes with the information you require.
At WIKA Mobile Control, all employees are appreciated and treated with respect, both as experts and as individuals. Every colleague’s contribution is important and valued, regardless of which department they work in and their responsibilities. Do you like to make things happen and immediately see the outcome of your efforts? Are you motivated to create a safer future for mobile machines? If so, WIKA Mobile Control is the place for you!
WIKA Mobile Control is the world market leader in safe load indication for telescopic and lattice-boom cranes with special expertise in robust control solutions for mobile machines. What exactly does this mean?
WIKA Mobile Control supplies innovative control systems that ensure a high level of safety, for example when cranes are used in harsh environmental conditions. Among other things, our safety solutions automatically switch off overloaded cranes before they can tip over or otherwise cause accidents. They are impervious to heat, cold, mud and dust, making them extremely reliable. WIKA Mobile Control also provides everything from one source, from individual components all the way to turnkey systems.
Does this sound exciting? You bet it does. Join us and be part of our success story!
What kinds of people is WIKA Mobile Control looking for? What qualifications and attributes characterize suitable applicants? Besides your work-related abilities, we’re also interested in the kind of person you are. This description should fit you:
- You enjoy working with colleagues and have a strong team spirit.
- You’re enthusiastic about learning new things and have a real hands-on mentality.
- You want to be part of solutions.
- You’re not afraid of challenges.
- And you’re eager and willing to go that “extra mile”
If all of these statements are true, you’re right at WIKA Mobile Control.
Getting Started at WIKA Mobile Control
Are you curious and flexible and motivated to make things happen? So are we!
WIKA Mobile Control offers a variety of ways to get started. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a university student and want to join us to support yourself or gain practical experience, or you are just entering the workforce, or you have already accumulated years of working experience: all doors are open to you here!
Would you like to get out of the classroom and get a taste of what it’s like to do some real work? The jobs we offer during the school holidays are a great opportunity for you to experience first-hand the work that’s done in our offices or factory – while also earning some money.
Send us your application – we’re looking forward to receiving it!
University Students and Trainees
Tired of spending every day trudging between lecture halls, the library and the cafeteria? How about a change of scene? WIKA Mobile Control offers students a host of fantastic opportunities to acquire practical knowledge, test their career prospects and make a real difference while they’re at it. Apply for a holiday job with us! Devote yourself to exciting topics related to your graduation project or dissertation, work for us while studying, or join us as a trainee to participate in fascinating projects related to the world of mobile machines.
Whether you apply for a published position or speculatively, we’re always glad to hear from you!
You’ve made it! With your diploma or other degree or qualification in your hand and big dreams in your head, you’re ready to get started in earnest. And WIKA Mobile Control offers you the ideal place to do it.
We want to systematically foster your talents and make sure that you develop as fast and well as possible. After a thorough familiarization phase, you’ll soon be conducting your own projects – while being able to count on the support of your teammates. As an internationally active company, we offer you a unique platform for leveraging your abilities and putting your ideas into practice.
In short: So you’re committed, a good team player and longing to make a difference? All that’s missing is your application.
Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Are you looking for an inspiring, challenging and collegial work environment? Welcome to WIKA Mobile Control!
We supply robust control systems and reliable safety solutions. Let’s head for the future of mobile machines together! WIKA Mobile Control offers you a wide range of possibilities for getting started and developing yourself. What do we expect in return? Employees who are eager and willing to make a difference.
We’re looking forward to your application!
Living and Working
You’ve finished work for the day and have no idea what to do next? This isn’t likely to happen to you here.
The area around Ettlingen, which includes the city of Karlsruhe, is full of life, and WIKA Mobile Control is right in the middle of it. There is no end of possibilities for spending your free time here.
Do you enjoy exercise? Then how about a hike along nature trails near Bad Herrenhalb or skiing on Mount Meliskopf in the Black Forest. You can’t get enough of museums and exhibitions? You’ll find 27 of them in Karlsruhe alone. If you love action and unusual events, don’t miss “Das Fest”, Karlsruhe’s annual popular festival, which regularly attracts a quarter of a million visitors.
Film on Karlsruhe
Head for the world-class Europapark, a gigantic amusement park near Rust for exciting rides. The Baden region is pampered by 1,800 hours of sunlight a year and features a quality of life that is without par anywhere in Germany. And if the sun ever actually sets, your best bet is to watch an open-air movie against the picturesque backdrop of Gottesau Castle.
As you can tell from these examples, it’s never boring here. WIKA Mobile Control emphasizes living fully, in addition to an excellent atmosphere at work.
You’re invited to contact us at any time if you have questions on advertised job vacancies or would like to send us a speculative application.
Please use the application system in our Careers portal. You can reach it by clicking the buttons for the available positions or using this link.