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Papierfabrik Wattens GmbH & Co KG


Ludwig-Lassl-Straße 15
6112 Wattens | Austria

wattenspapier - innovative specialty paper solutions of tomorrow


quality & innovation

For more than 460 years, we have been passionately dedicated to specialty paper! Today, we produce highly functional specialty papers for the tobacco and food industries at our site in Wattens, Tyrol, and export them to 100 countries around the world. Quality, innovation, and customer orientation are an everyday reality for us.


sustainability & teamwork

We operate a state-of-the-art innovation center, on location, to develop the next generation of specialty papers for and with our customers. 

We do this sustainably - not only with regard to the environment but in consideration of our team, which forms an essential part of our success.

wattenspapier in a nutshell




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your career at wattenspapier

We are looking forward to your application!

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What we stand for

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    company culture

    At wattenspapier, we value trust and respect. Our company is characterized by flat hierarchies and very high employee orientation. Regular employee events, attractive remuneration packages, and various social benefits make us one of the best employers in the region.

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    work safety & health

    Your work safety and health have the highest priority! We run various initiatives for the prevention of work accidents. Our health program “think healthy”, as well as our company sports association, have been established at wattenspapier for years.

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    We offer flexible working time, home office, and part-time models in many areas. Our shift models comply with the most recent guidelines of occupational health principles. With 2 morning shifts, 2 afternoon shifts, and 2 night shifts followed by 4 days off, our shift model allows enough time for family, friends, and leisure activities.

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    work-life balance

    Develop tomorrow’s products today, then go for an after-work hike or ski tour with colleagues? No problem! Located in beautiful Tyrol, our employees benefit not only from a friendly, family-like working atmosphere, modern machines and equipment, and flexible working time models, but also from the high quality of life in the Austrian Alps.

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    The ideas and creativity of our 420 employees are highly valued, as they are the driving force behind our innovative solutions and a key factor of our success.

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    At wattenspapier, employees from different countries and cultures work together to achieve a common goal: to successfully shape their and our future together! As part of the internationally successful delfortgroup, we also offer exciting career opportunities abroad.

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Let's shape the specialty papers of the future together:

  • with state-of-the-art equipment and technologies,
  • a sustainable production process,
  • the highest standards in terms of quality, safety, and hygiene,
  • with an optimal work-life balance and many benefits.

Are you motivated and looking to continuously develop yourself further? Are innovation and team spirit important topics for you? Then we are the perfect match!

that's in IT for you

free parking

parking lot


e-bike leasing & garage

public transport available

public transport available

bonus payment

performance bonus

flexible work hours

flexible working time & home office

parental leave – working days

leisure-friendly shift model

fair remunaration

delfort emergency fund

modern office equipment

modern equipment

100% food

meal subsidy

stores – restaurants

discounts at local stores

health check ups

health support

employee festivals

company events

pension funds

pension fund

modern office building

company apartments

evolving skills

training & education

"Being part of wattenspapier is something special –excellent cooperation, as well as maintaining quality leadership, are goals we pursue every day with heart and mind."

Roland Steinlechner, Head of Quality Assurance & Laboratory