Seufert-Niklaus

Career

Start your career with us today

We are currently looking for qualified and motivated people to join our growing team.

Please send your application to:

Seufert-Niklaus GmbH
Personnel department: Ms Kellermann
Lindenweg 2
97654 Bastheim
Germany
Tel +49 9773 9181-0
personal@seufert-niklaus.de

Bastheim

Project manager

You will be responsible for the technically sound and cost-effective implementation of building projects, from planning to opening. Monitoring and organising our construction work, ensuring adherence to schedules and quality standards. (Construction projects in German-speaking countries.)

Requirements for position

  • Complete handling of assigned jobs under own responsibility
  • Managing contracts with clients and building owners
  • Follow-up management and cost control
  • Managing team personnel/coordinating work with internal departments
  • Several years of professional experience in project management and knowledge of CAD preferable
  • Good knowledge of structural design regulations

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Work preparation

Your duties will include coordinating and optimising work sequences and construction contracts for the entire production chain, structuring manufacturing processes and methods, and processing and checking parts lists and drawings.

Requirements for position

  • Technical training completed in timber-processing or metalworking area
  • Several years of professional experience in preparatory work/work organisation/production technology/production preferable
  • Knowledge of standard IT systems (MS Office)

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Technical draughtsperson

Designer

The position of designer/technical draughtsperson includes responsibility for planning production activities based on the requirements set out in the specifications for the bid document.

Requirements for position

  • Qualified apprenticeship completed in a technical field, ideally as draughtsperson (technical knowledge in the field of window and facade construction preferable)
  • Good CAD knowledge (AutoCAD, LogiKal and/or Nemetschek)
  • Good technical understanding
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office
  • Attendance of necessary meetings on location coordinated with site management

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Cost estimator

You determine operating costs and estimate project costs of building projects.

Requirements for position

  • Analysing the performance required based on specifications
  • Determining and preparing quantity structures
  • Preparing cost estimates for offers, orders and work activities
  • Experience in preparing cost estimates for aluminium windows and facades or similar experience with cost estimates in the metalworking industry or in window and facade construction (aluminium or timber)
  • Ideally experience in planning and production
  • High affinity for figures and budgets
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office programs
  • Good working knowledge of costing software (Orgadata/LogiKal, SchüCal, or similar) preferable

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Fitter

Your tasks will consist predominantly of fitting timber-aluminium facades and glazing of all kinds.

Requirements for position

  • You have training in metal/timber construction or professional experience in window/facade installation
  • You have a good head for heights and can work on high scaffolding
  • Good command of German language
  • Willingness to travel
  • Class B driving licence preferable, C1E an advantage (not essential)

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Chief fitter

In addition to fitting, your tasks will include planning to ensure smooth procedures on the construction site. You will serve as the liaison between the fitters, the site management and the building owner.

Requirements for position

  • You have training in metal/timber construction or professional experience in window/facade installation
  • Experience in facade construction an advantage
  • Planning, coordinating and inspecting fitting work
  • Managing team personnel
  • Assigning specific tasks to team members
  • Inspecting construction sites
  • Scheduling
  • Class B driving licence (car/van) essential – company car provided
  • Willingness to work overtime

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Production

Carpenter and production staff

Your tasks will consist predominantly of assembling timber-aluminum facades and window elements of all kinds.

Requirements for position

  • Manual dexterity
  • Training/experience as carpenter or joiner
  • Good technical understanding
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Willingness to learn new skills

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Formwork construction

Requirements for position

  • Creating balconies
  • Staircase moulds
  • Manual dexterity
  • Training/experience as carpenter or joiner
  • Knowledge of formwork construction an advantage
  • Good spatial awareness
  • Willingness to learn new skills

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CNC machine operator

Requirements for position

  • Setting up and using CNC machines
  • Working with measuring devices
  • Working according to technical documentation
  • Maintaining/cleaning of machines
  • Monitoring and safeguarding quality during the production process and following processing
  • Apprenticeship completed as a CNC specialist or several years of professional experience operating CNC machines
  • Comprehensive knowledge of and basic skills in working with metal and wood
  • Willingness to work shifts

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Apprenticeships

Seufert-Niklaus GmbH offers young people the chance of a professional apprenticeship. At present, the company has apprenticeships in the following areas:

  • Carpenter

We have an apprenticeship vacancy for a carpenter as of 1 August 2018. Candidates must have already completed their basic vocational training year (Berufsgrundbildungsjahr).

Requirements

Education: minimum lower secondary school (Hauptschule)

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Facade engineer

Requirements for position

  • Experience in construction
  • Training completed as a graduate engineer or technician
  • Several years of experience in construction an advantage
  • Experience with CAD (e.g. Nemetschek) and MS Office
  • Class B driving licence (car/van – formerly ‘FS 3’) preferable

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Dual study programme

The dual study programme consists of on-the-job training at Seufert-Niklaus GmbH and formal studies at Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW). Facade technology is to be seen as a course of studies covering window and facade constructions in all frame materials (metal, plastic, timber and aluminium composites). Architectural creativity is put into practice. In addition to the basic technical study content, business subjects, law, foreign languages (English) and key qualifications are taught.

A vacancy for this will be available in autumn 2019.

Leinefelde

Technical draughtsperson

The position of designer/technical draughtsperson includes responsibility for planning production activities based on the requirements set out in the specifications for the bid document.

Requirements for position

  • Qualified apprenticeship completed in a technical field, ideally as draughtsperson (technical knowledge in the field of window and facade construction preferable)
  • Good CAD knowledge (AutoCAD, possibly ATHENA)
  • Knowledge of aluminium systems (primarily Schüco) preferable, but not essential
  • Good technical understanding in the field of window and facade construction
  • Preparation of technical drawings using CAD (AutoCAD/ATHENA)
  • Professional experience in metal construction (preferable)
  • Involvement in work preparation

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Production

Metalworker for assembly

Your tasks will include working in the production facility and on our construction sites throughout Germany. This includes assembling and installing windows, doors and facade elements.

Requirements for position

  • Manual dexterity
  • Training completed in the relevant field or with similar qualification
  • Technical understanding in the field of window and facade construction
  • Working on scaffolding (good head for heights)
  • Ability to read technical drawings
  • Willingness to travel

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Technician

Your work area includes constructing, monitoring, overseeing and controlling production processes.

Requirements for position

  • Experience and skills in metal construction (windows, doors, facade elements)
  • Technical understanding in the field of window and facade construction
  • Good CAD knowledge (AutoCAD, possibly ATHENA)
  • Knowledge of aluminium systems

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Cost estimator

You determine operating costs and estimate project costs of building projects.

Requirements for position

  • Analysing the performance required based on specifications
  • Determining and preparing quantity lists
  • Preparing cost estimates for offers, orders and work activities
  • Skills and experience in preparing cost estimates for aluminium windows and facades preferable
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office programs
  • Good working knowledge of costing software (Orgadata/LogiKal, SchüCal, or similar) an advantage but not essential

Interested in finding out more? If so, we will be happy to discuss all available options available for your facade project with you. Please contact us for a non-binding consultation.

Tel +49 9773 9181-0 or
e-Mail info@seufert-niklaus.de