Job Offer

PENTACON GmbH, located in Dresden, is a group managed company and belongs to the
Jos. Schneider Optische Werke GmbH with headquarters in Bad Kreuznach. Nearly 110 employees are currently working at our site in Dresden.

Our production areas in the divisions CNC turning on turret and sliding headstock automatic lathes as well as plastic injection moulding with toolmaking are characterised by a high degree of innovation. We are supported by a modern equipped measuring laboratory, which has a DAkkS accreditation.

We are searching at the next possible time:

Procurement OPerative (m/f/d)

These are the focal points of your activities:

  • Operative procurement of production materials, as well as raw materials and supplies for plastic and plastic components and metal manufacturing
  • Implementing cost reduction measures and negotiate framework agreements independently
  • Supplier selection, support and evaluation according to quality, price and deadline aspects
  • Optimization of procurement processes and their organization
  • Successful and goal-oriented cooperation with the production departments
  • Assistance with complaints processing

We expect:

  • Completed training in a commercial (or technical) profession
  • User knowledge regarding ERP systems, preferably proALPHA
  • Analytical skills, ability to think abstractly and the ability to read/understand engineering drawings
  • Knowledge in the tendering of metals for machining with regard to alloys, tolerances and delivery qualities desirable
  • good English skills
  • Communication skills, negotiation and organisational skills
  • Assertiveness and an independent way of working
  • Loyalty and team spirit

We offer qualified induction training, performance-related pay, a good working atmosphere, continuous further training and membership of a group-owned company. Interested? Then please send your application documents with details of your earliest possible starting date and salary expectations by e-mail to

Pentacon GmbH
Foto- und Feinwerktechnik
Frau Nicole Aurich
Enderstra├če 92
01277 Dresden

Kennwort: Procurement