Who are we?

We, TANIOBIS GmbH, are international leaders in the development and production of tantalum and niobium metal powders, high-purity oxides and chlorides. These are used in the field of modern electronics, aviation, medical technology as well as the chemical and automotive industries.

With our comprehensive product portfolio, we make a significant contribution to the realization of high-tech trends such as the Internet of Things, 3D printing and miniaturization of electronic devices. We also owe this to our approximately 700 employees, m/f/d, who are facing up to the change of the future at our locations in Japan, Germany, the USA and Thailand and are successfully driving it forward.

Our company is part of the Japanese JX Metals Group, which comprises a worldwide business in the field of extraction, processing and finishing of metals as well as the production of materials for electronic components.

Our subsidiary, TANIOBIS Smelting GmbH & Co. KG, based in Laufenburg (Baden), has its core competencies in the refinement of slags and recycled materials into high-quality feedstocks for the further process chain. Furthermore, the company specializes in the production of high-quality alloy additives for use in high-temperature applications such as gas turbines for the aerospace industry, as well as chlorides for the electrical industry.

Why work for TANIOBIS?

Our decisive competitive advantage: We produce high-tech materials with unique chemical and physical properties, ideally suited to our customers' specifications. Both our products, and the people behind them, are 'hidden champions', making an invisible, yet tangible, contribution to the success of our customers. This has made TANIOBIS GmbH one of the leading international technology firms.

Our employees are the driving force behind the range of metals and technologies in which we excel. We need people who want to set things in motion, people who think and act outside-the-box with expert and personal knowledge, powerful convictions, healthy pragmatism and the courage to effect change.

Does this describe you? Then you will fit right in at TANIOBIS GmbH! We are a medium-sized company, with an international focus and offer plenty of freedom for professional growth and the shaping of our shared future.

We have flat hierarchies and an open leadership culture. Our employees are important to us. We are bound by collective bargaining agreements in the chemical industry and offer attractive remuneration as well as a range of benefits such as:

  • Contributions to pensions
  • Supplementary long-term care insurance
  • Canteen
  • 30 days holiday
  • Flexible working hours and partly mobile working possible depending on working place
  • Company parties
  • Health Care and much more

Job market

Here your will find our current job openings. Is your desired job there? Then please do not hesitate and send us your application. We look forward to learning more about you.

Job Title
Goslar as of now
Specialist Accounting Goslar as of now
Energy Manager Goslar as of now

Have you not found a suitable position? Then we look forward to receiving your unsolicited application.

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Contact us: Career@taniobis.com

How do I apply?

We are pleased that you want to become part of our TANIOBIS team. To ensure that your application truly reflects who you are, please note the following:

  • Please send us your application documents: cover letter, CV, job references and a copy of your university degree certificate or certificate of completed vocational training.
  • Please do not forget to indicate in your cover letter your earliest starting date and your desired salary.

We look forward to receiving your application. Please send it to: career@taniobis.com

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What are the steps in the selection process?

As soon as we have received your application, it will be reviewed by our HR department and the respective department. If your profile matches the position, we will get to know each other in an initial interview (by phone or in person). If we find that we would work well together, we will go into more detail in a second interview.



Would you like to gain your first professional experience? Or apply the theoretical knowledge you have acquired during your studies in practice?

To a certain extent, we offer internships for students. Are you interested? Then just apply. After we have received your application, it will first be reviewed by our HR department, then by the respective department. If your profile fits well, you will be invited to a personal interview.


Your school days are coming to an end and you want to learn a profession? Are you interested in science? Or would you like to be directly involved in the manufacture of our products or repair and maintain systems? Then just apply. We train in the following professions:

  • Chemical Technician (in Goslar and Laufenburg)
  • Chemical Laboratory Assistant (in Goslar)
  • Process Mechanic (in Goslar)
  • Industrial mechanic specializing in maintenance (in Laufenburg)
  • Electronics technician for industrial engineering (in Laufenburg)

Our starting date for apprenticeships is the 1st September of a year. We offer qualified training as well as an attractive apprentice allowance with various benefits.

  • Holiday pay
  • 13th monthly salary
  • 30 days holiday
  • Additional training lessons
  • Supplementary long-term care insurance