Edelrid sucht eine/n Textile Technican

We know that a job pays the bills. But a job could also be fun and have a greater purpose! We are looking for someone enthusiastic, who is willing to come to work every day not only to pay the bills, but to get engaged with our spirit of creative problem solving. Because at EDELRID it is all about making ideas come to life that enable free movement in a vertical world. Climbing is in our genes whether on rock, ice, trees or industrial structures. For over 150 years we believe in the importance of moving boundaries, staying curious and preserving the beauty of our vertical world. In order to continue along this journey, we are looking for a


in our textile development department at our headquarters in Isny im Allgaeu/Germany to start as soon as possible. This job is in our product department and products shape the way we move in the vertical space. We need someone who wants to be a part of this, learn, grow and create – not just having another job.

Your Responsibility

The person in this position works closely with our production facilities. It accompanies the construction of prototypes at our facility in Isny and is largely responsible for transforming prototypes to production ready products. This concerns all kind of technical products such as harnesses, slings, bags, etc. To give a more detailed understanding of the general tasks, here are a few examples:

  • Creation of technical documents in order to prepare bulk productions.
  • Communication with suppliers and our factories in Germany, Czech Republic and Vietnam.
  • Implementation of changes to products in consultation with developers and Product Managers.
  • Creation of certification documents.

Your skills and general Experience

To fit in our product team, it is desirable to have a passion for climbing in any of its variations. For this specific position it is crucial to have a dedication for the beauty of any kind of craft and the technical backgrounds. The better you can prove your enthusiasm for both parts the higher your chances to fit this position. Further skills you would need to meet the technical requirements of this position as well as to fit into our company culture are:

  • A passion for craft and understanding technical backgrounds.
  • Precise and accurate work with high self-imposed standards regarding quality, speed and esthetics.
  • The will and the ability to understand and then explain complex technical textile constructions.
  • Fast thinkers who want and can quickly absorb a broad spectrum of knowledge.
  • High sense of responsibility – we develop personal protective equipment that people depend their lives upon.
  • Good organizational and co-ordination skills.
  • Languages: English fluent in spoken and written, another language is also desirable. (Speaking/learning German has to be a personal midterm target).
  • Solid knowledge of Adobe Illustrator & InDesign.
  • To feel comfortable in a very dynamic environment.
  • The ability to balance ambition and modesty.
  • The ability to laugh at yourself.

Your work place

  • A great and motivated team of vertical enthusiasts.
  • An exciting and challenging work with international relevance.
  • A business environment in a healthy and expanding company.
  • A performance and experience-oriented remuneration.
  • Access to all kind of textile and hardware related machines
  • Good and accessible skiing, climbing and biking opportunities (ski touring possibilities before work, boulder and climbing gym at work, etc.)
  • Good Coffee

Interested to join the team?
Then please send your application together with your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date to: jobs@edelrid.de – attention of Elsa Hilgers. Try to show us why you could fit the above-mentioned requirements. We are looking forward to hearing from or even seeing you soon.

Achener Weg 66
88316 Isny im Allgäu

Tel: + 49 7562 981 238
Fax:+ 49 7562 981 100


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  • Beitragsdatum 4. März 2021