Specialist in
circular economy and waste management (m/f/d)

Specialists in circular economy and waste management contribute to the recycling of residual materials, the recovery of resources and the disposal of waste. They can take on a variety of tasks at MUEG. This could be on the truck weighbridges, as equipment or plant operator, in quality monitoring, as a dispatcher or in the detection of waste.  With know-how and innovation, they contribute to a careful use of our resources and our environment.

As a specialist in circular economy and waste management, you will have the chance to continue your employment in one of the many areas of MUEG after successfully completing of your training.

What you can expect from us:

  • Optimal support in your training, with intensive preparation for exams
  • Continued employment after successful completion
  • Individual support
  • Informal working atmosphere
  • Work at an innovative and agile company

What we expect from you:

  • Punctuality & reliability
  • Team skills
  • Flexibility & joy in accepting challenges

Training elements

  • You will pass through all areas of the Espenhain recycling and disposal centre as well as in the quality inspection and in selected recycling/treatment plants
  • Metal engineering, assembly and disassembly of components and assemblies
  • Electrical and control technology
  • Operation, control and monitoring of processing and recycling facilities
  • Operation of road vehicle weighbridges
  • Creating and editing slips, receipts and disposal documentation
  • Waste assessment under waste law and classification of residual materials and waste
  • Sampling and laboratory analysis
  • Operation of various earthmoving machinery


  • Good grasp of technical matters and manual craft skills
  • Analytical thinking and good grasp of commercial matters
  • Interest in chemistry and biology
  • Working independently and responsibly
  • Flexibility and courage to take on challenges
  • Self-initiative, communication and team skills
  • Good school leaving qualification from secondary school or higher

Place of training

Recycling and disposal centre Espenhain, Großpösna/Störmthal

Vocational school

Richard Hartmann School, Vocational School Centre (BSZ) for Technology III, Chemnitz

Duration of Training

3 years

Did we arouse your interest?

No matter if you apply by traditional letter or by e-mail with a PDF document: We need the following documents from you:

  • Cover letter – Why do you want to complete your vocational training with us?
  • Tabular CV – with school career and interests
  • Passport photo – current photo of you
  • Copies of certificates (the last two certificates or existing school-leaving certificates/diplomas)
  • Existing internship certificates
  • If you have already finished school: What have you done since then? (documentation)

We are looking forward to your informative application documents. For more information, our head of vocational training, Mr. Rieger, is available for your queries via phone  +49 (0)34633 41 - 0  gerne zur Verfügung.

We are looking forward to your application!

MUEG Mitteldeutsche Umwelt- und Entsorgung GmbH
HR department
Geiseltalstraße 10
06242 Braunsbedra
or preferably by e-mail to bewerbung (at) mueg (.) de