Work at Fraunhofer IVV

Job offers for professionals

From science to administration: Working for us, you will have the opportunity to take on exciting tasks.

Doctoral candidates

For young scientists we offer a wide range of tasks in the field of food and packaging with the possibility of a doctorate.

Job offers for students

At Fraunhofer IVV institute you will already gain practical experience during your studies.

Tips for applicants

Please send us your online application as a PDF file only.

If you wish, we can forward your application to other suitable departments. Please note this in your cover letter.

Speculative application

No suitable job offer found? Send us your speculative application with details of your desired position, a convincing cover letter, curriculum vitae as well as school and job references.



Bachelor, Master and Diploma Theses


Student assistants

Fraunhofer award for reconciling work and family life

The compatibility of career and family life is firmly anchored in our human resources management. The Fraunhofer family logo distinguishes our outstanding results in the following areas: Information and communication, flexible work opportunities, institute-specific childcare, parental leave and re-entry, support services.

Integrated human resources management

EU-Logo HR Excellence

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft has the logo "HR Excellence in Research". With this award, the EU Commission honors our outstanding integrated human resources management. As a leading European institute for applied research, we attach particular importance to implementing the European Researchers' Charter ("EU Charter & Code") and fulfilling the principles defined therein.