Welcome to Festo Jobworld

Find your ideal job with us and see your ideas take off 

Vacancies and online applications

Our curiosity has made us a driving force in automation technology for decades. Today we have more than 20,100 employees all over the world working towards our vision of delighting customers with intelligent and intuitive industrial automation solutions.


We want to keep the world moving, so we’re looking for unconventional thinkers, inventive talents and team players – in other words, employees who can bring something to the table. We look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you better!

Searching for a job and submitting an application in Germany

Go to our job search website to find all of the positions for which we are currently recruiting at our German locations in Esslingen am Neckar and St. Ingbert-Rohrbach, along with jobs in our sales regions and international postings. If we are not currently advertising any jobs that would suit you, you can register online, save your search criteria and request a ‘job agency’ service. You will then receive an automatic email from us as soon as we advertise a job that matches your criteria.

The quickest and easiest way of applying is to use the Login for applicants link online. You only have to register once, and you’ll then be able to apply for one of our jobs at any time using your stored profile.

Searching for a job and submitting an application for international positions

For open positions outside Germany, please contact the respective national Festo company directly.

Tips for applicants

We’re keen to get to know you better. And we’ll be particularly eager if you already know a bit about us – about our company, our products, our values and the kind of working environment that we provide. Our careers pages are intended to give you a comprehensive insight into the exciting world of working at Festo.

Can you see yourself working at Festo? If so, we’ll be very pleased to hear from you. After all, a sense of rapport with your future employer is the best foundation for successful work together. We look forward to receiving your full application.

In general, the following pointers apply: the more information you provide, the easier it is to process your application. If you are applying online, fill in the fields in the online form with as much detail as possible.

  • Try to express why you want to work at Festo.
  • Please also explain your reasons for applying for the job in question.
  • Tell us which site you would like to work at.
  • Highlight your strengths.
  • Include all of your documents in a single file. We recommend PDF format.

Remember that your application is your entry ticket to the rest of the application process. If you manage to convince us with your profile and what you have written, we will be happy to invite you for an interview. If that first interview is a success, then we’ll normally invite you for a second one, or you’ll get the good news right away – an offer of a contract.