The ZDS, founded in 1951, is the world's most renowned education and training institute for all sectors of the confectionery industry. Every year, participants from more than 30 nations attend specialist conferences, seminars and internships on topics related to confectionery production. In addition, ZDS advises companies from a wide variety of countries and conducts company-specific training and test series for member companies.
As a non-profit association with the location in Solingen-Gräfrath, the ZDS has about 50 employees of the public and non-public service. Modernly equipped buildings, an in-house refectory catering to students and participants from all over the world as well as ZDS staff, as well as an open-minded and motivated team, provide the basis for an optimal working and learning environment.
In the course of the growth of our institution and the associated expansion of the confectionery and food-related seminar topics, we would like to expand our pool of lecturers and are therefore continuously looking for
in the area of:
• Confectionery production
• Personnel management
• Operational cost management
We employ both academic and non-academic lecturers.