Jobs & Career


We are a medium-sized, family-operated company with more than 120 employees. Our strengths are clearly built on the dedication and skills that each employee brings to the team. Our location anchors us in the local community; our customers connect us to the world.
We are convinced that these bonds are the secret to our success. Our staff values the good working conditions, the flat hierarchy and fast decision-making, as well as the promising career opportunities in this dynamic, growing company.

Vocational and on-the-job training are important components in securing our future. At Schönfelder, vocational and training on the job as well as lifelong learning is self evident.

A quarter of our employees today was trained in our company during the last 20 years.

For our mid- and longterm planning we always welcome your application for all departments of our company.


Your contact for all questions is Mrs. Diedrich.

Give her a call on 49 (0)3733 / 56 38 11
or send her an email at



  • Paper technologist

This is a 36-month training course.

The on-the-job training takes place in our company in Annaberg- Buchholz, with the theoretical instruction provided in lesson blocks at the vocational school in Altenburg (Berufliches Schulzentrum für Gewerbe und Technik). Dormitories are available for students in Altenburg.

To take part in this vocational training course, you must have a “Realschule“ leaving certificate or an equivalent diploma. Applicants should have a keen interest in technology and good results in scientific and technical subjects, as well as good social skills and the ability to work in a ambitious team.