Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Become part of the Peter Kölln team

There is always a dedicated team behind successful brands. We have been producing food at the highest level since 1820 and will remain loyal to these principles in the future. We are therefore pleased that you are interested in our company and want to become part of our success story with your skills.

„Peter Kölln is considerate of the needs of the employees, so that the job can always be balanced with private life - for more than 30 years now.“

Henning Schröder

Production Manager

„I am part of the youth and trainee representation - the first in 200 years of company history.“

Sansal Deniz

Apprentice industrial clerk and JAV member [JAV = Youth and Trainee Representation]

„I like the open communication in the house. Hierarchy levels only play a subordinate role in everyday work. Every voice is taken seriously, whether positive or negative. “

Steffen Helliesen

Buyer for Raw Materials and Traded Goods

„I can identify very well with the products and brands of Peter Kölln and am happy to be able to live creatively in my job.“

Jennifer Marx

Brand PR / Communication Manager

We have a lot to offer

Excellent professional training

Peter Kölln offers a wide range of vocational training opportunities and is known as a popular training company in our region.

Corporate idea management

Good ideas from among colleagues are extremely welcome and rewarded.

Various working time models

With our numerous working time models, we support the compatibility of work and private life of our employees.


Back fitness and ergonomic workplaces are just two examples of how we support our employees to stay healthy.

Good start

Our muesli bar ensures that all employees get the day off to a good start after a delicious breakfast.

Sustainable corporate vision

Peter Kölln thinks and acts cross-generational - ecologically, economically and socially.

A sympathetic ear

For questions, suggestions or wishes from our employees, the doors of the HR department, the works council and the youth training representative are always open.

Full of energy

During company runs or dragon boat races, our employees demonstrate how much power they have.

Central location

Peter Kölln has a large employee parking space and is located within walking distance of the train station in the centre of Elmshorn.

Acquired a taste for it?

We are looking forward to get to know you. Please send your application documents to:

Peter Kölln GmbH & Co. KGaA
Westerstr. 22-24
25336 Elmshorn