Become part of arotop and enhance our team!


arotop food & environment GmbH is a dynamic, healthy and growing institute. Our qualified, motivated and expert employees are the heart and performance engine of arotop. To permanently meet growing demand, we are always looking for new talent. We believe that freedom is an important precondition for personal and professional development. This is clearly reflected in our company culture. Are you looking for new challenges in a team-oriented and valued working environment? Our two business units arotop analytical research and arotop marketing research offer fields of applications to applicants with the following qualifications:

Discover job prospects in our job advertisements or apply proactively. To do this send your meaningful application to .

Are you a student or have already graduated? In our market research, sensor technology or analysis divisions we offer you the opportunity to gain initial experience in a three months internship.

  • Food chemist (m/w/d)
  • Food technologist (m/w/d)
  • Chemist (m/w/d)
  • Oecotrophologist (m/w/d)
  • Nutritionist (m/w/d)
  • Chemistry and biology lab assistants (m/w/d)
  • Chemical and technical assistant/CTA (m/w/d)
  • Biology and technical assistant/BTA (m/w/d)


Are you a student and would like to put your theoretical knowledge to good use? In our institute we offer you the opportunity to learn our on the job working method. From day 1 you will be a full-fledged member of our team and collaborate on interesting projects. This will allow you to gain valuable experience. Depending on your education you will work in the business area of arotop market research with a focus on market research and sensor technology or in the arotop analytical research in our accredited laboratory.
Interns are always welcome! Apply for one of two specialist areas.
We offer food chemistry students a five- or six-months internship in the context of training for the third test section to become a registered food chemist (m/w/d). We are a recognised training establishment pursuant to § 2 Par. 5 No. 4 of the Regulation on the training and testing of registered chemists (APOLMChem).



  • Science studies already started or
  • Completed studies in food chemistry (only for training for the third test section to become a registered food chemist (m/w/d)


  • Working on current market research studies
  • Analytical work in a chemical and/or microbiological laboratory
  • Insight into modern laboratory information management systems


The location

Our institute is located in the industrial area of the Mainz district of Hechtsheim directly on the BAB A60. Herchtsheim is the largest district by area in the regional capital of Mainz. The
industrial area is the biggest in the city with excellent links to the public transport network. From the main train station take bus line 9 or 67 to the Bereitschaftspolizei stop. From there to our office is only a five minutes walk. From the main train station take routes 50 or 53 to the Birkenstrasse stop. It then takes you around 10 to 15 minutes on foot.

The city of Mainz

In Mainz you will live and work in one of the most beautiful cities in Germany. The regional capital of the Rhineland Palatinate combines a thousand-year old culture and a pulsating zest for life – and not only because it has been nominated Germany’s wine capital. The historic buildings, monuments and museums in Mainz provide thrilling insights into its 2,000-year-old past. Roman temples, aristocrat mansions, the cathedral and Marc Chagall’s blue window are only some of the tourist highlights. The Mainz carnival is a quite special highlight in the year – anyone who lives here can hardly avoid joining in the celebrations.

Education and family

Mainz has several schools and kindergartens which apply the most varied pedagogical concepts. So your child will be spoilt for choice as far as schools are concerned. Mainz also scores across the board in academics. The Johannes Gutenberg University, the music school and European Management School (EMS) are only two examples. Sports and leisure opportunities go from boulder yoga to laser tag, cinema and theatre – with something new every day. If you’re a foodie, you can also get your money’s worth. Gourmet pleasure is guaranteed.

Transport links

Its great transport links provide excellent connections to Mainz and also offers you as a commuter many opportunities to get to your workplace stress-free. The motorway ring offers quick access to traffic channels in the Rhine Main area. Buses and trams can be reached on foot from the arotop premises.