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Ato­tech Deutsch­land GmbH & Co. KG

Atotech, a brand within the Materials Solutions Division of MKS Instruments, develops leading process and manufacturing technologies for advanced surface modification, electroless and electrolytic plating, and surface finishing. Applying a comprehensive systems-and-solutions approach, Atotech’s portfolio includes chemistry, equipment, software, and services for innovative and high-technology applications. These solutions are used in a wide variety of end-markets, including datacenter, consumer electronics and communications infrastructure, as well as in numerous industrial and consumer applications such as automotive, heavy machinery, and household appliances.

With its well-established innovative strength and industry-leading global TechCenter network, MKS delivers pioneering solutions through its Atotech brand – combined with unparalleled on-site support for customers worldwide. For more information about Atotech, please visit us at

Master thesis candidate (m/f/d) in the field of chemical- and environmental-/disposal technology

still vacant

Reference number: B_23/2024

Working field:

As part of your Master thesis within this cooperation, you will examine the effects of the new EU "Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation" (as of 24.04.2024 or newer) on the chemicals and equipment business of mks MSD (Atotech). This includes, among other things, the detailed evaluation of the regulation and linked regulations therein. Furthermore, you will correlate your findings with the individual processes at MSD, evaluate the impact, and propose measures. You will work closely with various functions such as production, research & development and supply chain.

Your responibilites

  • Understanding and evaluation of the new EU "Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation"
  • Understanding Production, Warehouse and Distribution processes of a chemical company
  • Determine the impact of the new PPWR on the aforementioned processes
  • Proposing a catalogue of measures to achieve compliance with the new PPWR


What you bring to the table

  • You are in the final phase of your Master's degree, but haven’t yet graduated, in chemistry, chemical engineering, recycling technology, chemical and environmental technology, environmental protection and waste disposal technology or a related field of study
  • Very good communication skills in English and MS Office skills
  • Analytical and conceptual way of thinking, paired with results-orientation and strong quality awareness
  • Confident and authentic interaction with colleagues at eye level
  • Interest in packaging of hazardous chemical products and relevant regulations
  • 5-6 months time and the willingness to move to Berlin for this time (if you are from out of town)
  • Remuneration: 820 Euro/month; before the contract is given, we need the registration for the master thesis of your university

What we offer:

Globally, our policy is to recruit individuals from wide and diverse backgrounds. However, certain positions require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be “U.S. persons.” “U.S. persons” are generally defined as U.S. citizens, noncitizen nationals, lawful permanent residents (or, green card holders), individuals granted asylum, and individuals admitted as refugees.

MKS Instruments, Inc. and its affiliates and subsidiaries (“MKS”) is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer: diverse candidates are encouraged to apply. We win as a team and are committed to recruiting and hiring qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions), religion, age, ancestry, physical or mental disability or handicap, marital status, membership in the uniformed services, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other category protected by applicable law. Hiring decisions are based on merit, qualifications and business needs. We conduct background checks and drug screens, in accordance with applicable law and company policies. MKS is generally only hiring candidates who reside in states where we are registered to do business.

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How to apply:

Interested in a career at a successful industrial company?
Then we look forward to your initial contact or your online application with details of your salary expectations via our website:

Atotech Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
HR Germany • Frau Lynn Basel
Erasmusstr. 20 • 10553 Berlin