Working in a strong team

Whether you are an expert or starting out on your career: Wintershall Dea offers employees exciting prospects in a wide range of task areas.

Wintershall Dea Career
Wintershall Dea Career
Wintershall Dea/Ludwig Schöpfer

Anyone working at Wintershall Dea has chosen a strong team. Europe’s leading independent E&P company explores and produces all over the world. That means our employees can contribute their ideas, knowledge and passion in a highly specialized working environment – together with experts from more than 50 nationalities. They not only discover new perspectives, but their professional skills are also fostered systematically and they can make use of attractive offerings that help them in their private life.

Join our team! Whether you’re already an expert or are just starting out on your career, whether you have a geoscientific, technical, business or administrative background: Wintershall Dea offers you career prospects to suit you perfectly.

Open positions
Vice-President IT-Service Operations - Kassel (German application)
Projektmanager_in für Digitalisierungsprojekte - Kassel (German application)
SPEAD for Safety (HSE) Engineers International - Kassel
Praktikant_in Corporate Security Management - Hamburg (German application)
Praktikant_in HR-Management - Kassel (German application)
Praktikant_in Online-Kommunikation - Kassel (German application)
Praktikant_in Russlandkommunikation - Kassel (German application)
Praktikant_in Unternehmenskommunikation - Kassel (German application)
Senior Accountant Specialist - Rio de Janeiro
SPEAD for Drilling Engineers
SPEAD for Production Engineers
Enhance and advance

Working at Wintershall Dea is anything but standing still. Because we need the best team for our challenging projects. From day one, we invest in your knowledge, skills and career advancement. Together with your supervisors and HR experts, you plan the next steps in your development. We help you build the abilities you need for that systematically in specialist courses, further training and, if required, individual training. As a junior talent, you get off to a practical start: with training on the job.

Locations in all parts of the world, projects with international partners, and the use of forward-looking technologies: The search for natural gas and crude oil – and everything related to that – is one of the most exciting fields of work there are. Wintershall Dea also offers ideal conditions in the shape of tailored development opportunities and a secure job and support in achieving a good work-life balance. Young people who want to make things happen are systematically developed into experts and managers at the company, while experienced experts have a highly specialized field of activity where their strengths make the difference.

Wintershall Dea Company Kindergarten
Wintershall Dea Company Kindergarten

The company-owned Kinderhaus Wintershall offers full-day care for children from the age of 6 months up to age 10.

Wintershall Dea/Bernd Schoelzchen
A good work-life balance

Only employees who have a strong foundation in their life can perform to the full in their job. We create the conditions for that with our Work & Life Service. Our particular focus in that is on how employees can reconcile their family and job. We provide flexible care with our company kindergartens in Kassel and Hamburg, for example. Individual working time arrangements are possible during and after parental leave. Anyone planning a longer time out can take a sabbatical and then come back. We also offer employees and their partners a rich and varied sports programme.

Wintershall Dea SPEAD
Wintershall Dea SPEAD

In the SPEAD programme, trainees get to know all aspects of the world of E&P.

Wintershall Dea/Achim Multhaupt
The junior talent programmes

University is finished and it’s time to start your career. And Wintershall Dea offers special trainee programmes graduates can embark on right away. Graduates from engineering and technical courses of study gather practical experience in operational business at international locations as part of the two-year SPEAD programme. Graduates with a business administration or economics degree are given a practical introduction to finance and accounting in the 18-month START IN – Finance programme.
As a result, our trainees are excellently prepared to assume exciting, international tasks later at Wintershall Dea.

Training at Wintershall Dea

Learning from the professionals: Young people have diverse training opportunities at Wintershall Dea. For example, at our Kassel headquarter we offer the option of an integrated course of studies oriented toward business administration: Participants undergo training at the company as an industrial clerk and at the same time study at university for a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. In the technical field, the company offers training as an industrial engineering electrician, industrial mechanic, and mining technologist. It also provides training places for budding chefs and restaurant specialists.

Wintershall Dea Apprentice calliper workplace
Wintershall Dea Apprentice calliper workplace

Wintershall Dea offers young people training in a variety of professions.

Wintershall Dea/Christian Burkert
Offer for students

Studying is theory; exploration and production are practice. Wintershall Dea offers students attractive internships, during which they get to know the E&P divisions and non-technical areas of the company. They can also write degree theses backed by practical experience. The company gives motivated and talented students the support they need, as well as ideal research and working conditions for their diploma, Bachelor’s or Master’s thesis.

Wintershall Dea
Wintershall Dea
Wintershall Dea/Ludwig Schöpfer
Wintershall Dea GmbH
Human Resources

Friedrich-Ebert-Straße 160
34119 Kassel