The company Hamburg Dresdner Maschinenfabriken as part of the PROBAT group stands for pioneering solutions concerning the processing of cocoa and chocolate. Having a 185-year tradition, our innovative machines and plants are constructed and manufactured in Dresden, Hamburg and Scotland to be successfully used worldwide. In our daily work, we are united by a passion for cocoa and chocolate and a fascination for technology.  

To strengthen our team at the site Dresden, we search at the earliest possible date for a:


Hamburg Dresdner Maschinenfabriken GmbH   Dresden

The following exciting tasks await you:  

  • Responsibility for the Automation Department (software and hardware) as well as for the realisation of operational projects of the department in accordance with quality, deadlines and costs - from software development and start-up to the handover of projects to customers and the assessment of projects 
  • Continuous improvement of operational processes and interfaces to related departments 
  • Further development and optimisation of our control concepts in clearly structured release cycles 
  • Presentation of our control solutions and automation expertise to customers in an international environment 
  • Supplier management and coordination of hardware and software procurements concerning scheduling and pricing 
  • Automation-related complaint and after-sales management 

As team player, you bring along the following:  

  • Completed technical studies, preferably in the field of electrical engineering or automation technology, optional further training as a certified technician (m/f/d) in electrical engineering/mechatronics with relevant professional experience 
  • Relevant management and industrial experience  
  • Profound knowledge in PLC programming (S7/TIA Portal and ideally Allen-Bradley/Rockwell or other PLC programming languages) as well as in electrical design/EPLAN 
  • Very good command of the English language 
  • Planning and organisational skills as well as team spirit and communication skills during customer contacts 
  • Independent way of working in interdisciplinary project teams 


What we offer you:

  • A secure job full of variety in a highly motivated team 
  • Work in a successful and growing company group with quick decision-making process and flat hierarchies 
  • Family-friendly and flexible working hours 
  • A performance-related salary 
  • Edenred card 
  • 30 days of holiday 
  • Above-average company pension scheme 
  • Very good accessibility by public transport 



Could we arouse your interest? Then please send us your detailed application while indicate your salary requirement. Applications for this job are received by the Global People Team of PROBAT SE.  

Hamburg Dresdner Maschinenfabriken GmbH 
Niedersedlitzer Straße 41  
01239 Dresden 
Contact person: Mrs. Brey
Phone: 02822 / 912-218 ∙ E-Mail:

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