3 Pillars

3 Pillars of Success

DVA’s success depends on the personal commitment of each of our employees. Therefore, we encourage our staff to take initiative and to develop their strong points. You can be sure that we recognize your achievements. The success of our team stands on 3 pillars:


1. Diversity & Inclusion

Only a broad range of resources and ideas leads to true innovation. For this reason we choose our team members from different backgrounds. As we are growing internationally, we prefer specialists with a broad outlook based on different perspectives and upbringings. As an employer, we offer equal opportunities and we do our best to put together a diverse team from all walks of life. Inclusion plays an equally important role as diversity. To make inclusion a reality, we have to realize it inside the company first. We strive to create a space where all voices from all employees can be heard, understood and appreciated – great things come from small beginnings.

2. Sustainability

DVA focuses on realizing sustainability in every step of daily life. Our key to implementing sustainable methods and processes is personnel management. We endeavour to hire the best team players. At the same time, we want to inspire our employees and encourage them to act responsibly for the future of the company and the planet. Together we can build a creative foundation for our work that promotes trust from employees and customers likewise. While being employed by DVA you enjoy special benefits and excellent working conditions regarding health, occupational safety and work-life balance. We know how important it is to be able to join family and career. Additionally, you will encounter a corporate culture at DVA that is distinguished by mutual respect, confidence, innovation and creativity.

3. Learning never stops

We support the constant growth of each employee. Continuous opportunities to reach new goals in professional and personal life are available for every team member. Our employees have many possibilities of in-class and on-the-job learning. We take care to equip every employee with the necessary capabilities and skills in a fast-paced world. At DVA it is easy to reach your peak performance.


Benefits

Numerous Benefits

We value our employees and honor the know-how and commitment of every team member. We know that our success is based on the dedication of each and every one of them. In return we provide a positive work environment with an encouraging team spirit. Every team member has access to diverse options for assignments and developmental opportunities. Did we mention our attractive compensation and benefits packages?


Bringing together family and work

We understand that many responsible team members have to take care of their families as well. That’s why we create a family-friendly workplace. At DVA you can be a productive employee while caring for your family as well. To be able to realize this goal we created a number of benefits such as the option to choose the most appropriate work schedule that lets you combine professional and personal needs.

Supporting Health

Promoting and protecting good health is very important to us. Healthy team members enjoy their life more and perform well at their job. DVA’s goal is to ensure access for all employees to efficient health services and regular medical checkups. The well-being of our workforce is supported additionally by various offers such as exercise programs, on-site medical services and assistance when you recover from an illness.

Working around the world

You want to see new places and experience other countries? DVA is the perfect working place for you. While working for DVA you can discover the world – and make a good living at the same time. The possibilities are endless. However, one thing we can promise: We will never leave you alone to cope on your own. Internationally standardized procedures and guidelines help you as well as directions from the head office and friendly colleagues locally. Before we send you to foreign shores, we prepare you for your assignment and support you and your family.

Rewarding compensation packages

Our compensation packages are designed to meet the diverse needs of our global workforce and include elements such as base salary, bonuses and benefits. We regularly check in with external benchmarks and internal measures to ensure people at our company are fairly compensated.


Career Levels

Professionals

Let’s start a mutually beneficial partnership! Are you a professional looking for a new career challenge? Then we should get to know each other. We can offer you a choice of attractive jobs and many opportunities to develop your talents. We constantly require professionals at every entry level. With DVA you can take the next step on the career ladder while increasing your skill levels in a motivating, friendly and inspiring working environment.


Team Players

We encourage individuality while furthering our team spirit. We appreciate the unique expertise of each employee when working together as a team. We know that the corporates success is carried on many shoulders. Therefore, we generate a working environment where co-workers support each other. Only together we can achieve our common goals. 

Enthusiasm

We believe in loving what you do to earn a living. That’s why we are looking for enthusiastic professionals who follow their passion. At DVA we offer you plenty of possibilities to find your true vocation – for example, as a food technologist (m/f), as a sales manager (m/f) or as a management assistant in foreign and wholesale trade (m/f). 

Open minds for diversity

DVA is operating all over the world. Thus, we are confronted daily with various challenges. Only diversity in our workforce enables us to face up to these problems. Diverse mindsets, experiences and perspectives of our employees can yield surprising results. We strongly believe that diversity is a key factor for increasing our competitiveness.

Students & Graduates

We constantly offer interesting opportunities in different sectors. Take your chance to prove your knowledge and skills in an interesting working environment. During term time, you can work up to 20 hours a week with us at our headquarters in Hamburg. Between terms you can even work full time with us.

Program for Trainees

A training program is a prominent stepping stone in your professional life. We are aware of the huge responsibility for our trainees. That’s why we are co-designing this experience for every employee. In this way we ensure that every trainee enjoys a versatile and profound work experience. As a trainee you join our corporate culture from day one. You take the first plunge into your future life as a professional – a defining moment for everybody. We design the first steps on your career path with the utmost care, considering weaknesses, strengths and preferences. Whatever profession you chose: We are here for you, providing the best possible training.

Apprenticeship at DVA

Do you tackle challenges independently and reliably? Are you interested in international links between business and commerce? Contact us!

We offer you the perfect start to a successful future. Easing the way for young people in the professional world right after school is one of our specialties. We turn this formative experience into an experience that sets the course for your successful future.

While training, our youngsters go through many different departments. This gives every apprentice an insight into how a global company works. During your training, we make sure that you acquire in-depth knowledge of your future profession.

At DVA, dual training takes between two and two and a half years. During this time, all trainees learn exactly how the different departments of an international chemical company work. As a merchant in wholesale and foreign trade you deal with goods for many different industries. You buy the products from manufacturers and suppliers and sell them on to trade companies, processors and industrial corporations.


Working at DVA

Let’s shape the future together! We at DVA care for a sustainable economy. We are dedicated to safely feeding the world – taking care of people’s health, the environment and the planet.


Can you imagine a more important challenge? We are always looking for new team members who want to make a difference. With DVA you can pursue your ambitions and dedicate yourself to meaningful tasks.

We support you in exploring your full potential in a dynamic and diverse network spanning the world. Our success depends on the personal commitment of each of our employees. Therefore, we encourage our staff to take initiative and to develop their strong points. You can be sure that we recognize your achievements.

The success of our team stands on 3 pillars.


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Benefits


Career Levels


Professionals

Let’s start a mutually beneficial partnership! We constantly require professionals at every entry level. With DVA you can take the next step on the career ladder while increasing your skill levels in a motivating, friendly and inspiring working environment.

Learn More

Students & Graduates

DVA is your door to a thriving future! Working students or trainees can take this chance with DVA and begin their career with us while still attending studies. In a successful global company students and graduates can gain access to an exciting career in management or as a specialist.

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Apprenticeship at DVA

Do you tackle challenges independently and reliably? Are you interested in international links between business and commerce? Contact us! We offer you the perfect start to a successful future.

Learn More


Job FAQ

Frequently asked Questions

You can immediately apply online via our portal. We prefer paperless applications because they are environmentally friendly.

We ask for a complete set of documents when applying. In addition to a cover letter, this includes a curriculum vitae, work certificates and certificates of your education.

If your professional profile matches our job advertisement, we invite you to a meeting. This has the advantage that you get to know personally the company and your future field of activity.

Yes, we present all vacancies on our career page.

We handle your application documents in strict confidence. Only directly affected persons in human resources and in the responsible specialist departments get access to your data. Once the application process is completed, we will keep your data in our database for another two months before they are deleted from our system. Of course, you can always request that we delete your data immediately.

Get in Touch

Ana Pfister
Global Head of Human Resources

Tel.: +49 (0) 40 822285 5
Email: Contact Form