WACKER as a Top Employer - Wacker Chemie AG

WACKER as a Top Employer

Studies and surveys show that WACKER ranks among the top most attractive employers and that, in a sector-wide comparison, has a very good reputation, based primarily on trust.


As rated by Wacker Chemie AG’s own executives, the Group continues to be one of the most outstanding chemical-sector employers in Germany. In the annual satisfaction survey conducted by Germany’s Association of Chemical-Industry Executives (VAA), the members gave WACKER a 2.63 score. On average, the 24 companies participating in the survey scored 3.1 on a scale of 1 to 6, where 1 is the highest grade.

Universum – Top 100 Employers

A student survey by Universum, the specialist Employer Branding consultancy, identified WACKER Germany as one of the most attractive employers for science students.

Absolventa – Trainee Seal

WACKER has been recognized for its Trainee program, which underpins the company's commitment to a charta for offering career-supportive and fair trainee programs to young management potential. The company's excellent Trainee program provides university graduates with a sound basis for a successful career.

karriere.de – Fair Company Seal

WACKER adheres to, and practices, the five rules of Fair Companies. WACKER:

  • Makes sure it does not deploying interns, volunteers, student observers or long-term assistants in full-time posts,
  • does not offer university graduates applying for full-time posts an internship instead, and
  • does not attract interns with vague promises of a full-time post subsequently.
  • Offers internships primarily as a means of vocational guidance for people still in education, and
  • pays its interns a fair wage.

kununu – Top Company

Increasingly, people are turning to online media as a matter of course – benefiting, for example, from the vital information offered when deciding on a career and looking for an employer. kununu offers both a company's internal employees and external applicants the opportunity to gain an authentic and transparent picture of their (potentially new) employer.

100 Best Human Resource Management (HRM) Companies of 2015

WACKER Chemicals (China) has been selected as one of the winners of the “100 Best Human Resource Management (HRM) Companies of 2015” award. Sponsored by 51job, it ranks as China’s most prestigious High Impact award for HRM. WACKER has won this award for three years consecutively.