Two O&P professionals work together on a prosthetic socket in a workshop.

Working at Ottobock

We offer a career with an international market leader in innovation. Our products help people to regain their mobility or maintain important bodily functions. Join us and play your part!

A trainer gives a presentation to a group of employees.
Training programmes at the Ottobock Academy

Induction and development

Here at Ottobock, we support your personal development:

  • You receive an individual induction plan at the start of your employment.
  • You are assigned a personal mentor from your department.
  • The first feedback sessions with your manager are held after two, four and six months.
  • You and your manager meet for an annual performance appraisal once a year to discuss your personal development.
  • The Ottobock Academy offers you numerous opportunities for training and further education.

Promoting employee health

We care about your health. Take advantage of our occupational health management programmes:

  • From football to yoga, we encourage you to join our subsidised company sports groups.
  • Take advantage of our extensive preventative services and healthcare offers (such as screenings).
  • You have access to healthcare services from a company physician.
  • Insite, our anonymous external counselling service for employees, is available to support you.
Four children with hand-carved wooden pipes.
Childcare programme during school holidays


We want to help you achieve the best possible family/work balance:

  • We offer flexible working time models with flextime.
  • Working from home, working part-time and partial retirement arrangements can be individually agreed in coordination with your managers.
  • We provide you with advice and support for all questions related to maternity and parental leave as well as returning to work.
  • During the holidays, we offer a childcare programme for children ages seven and up.
Electric vehicle, which employees can hire, by the charging station at the Duderstadt site.
Electric vehicle hire for employees

Offers and discounts

We offer numerous offers and discounts, ranging from “Bike Leasing”/"JobRad" to a company retirement fund:

  • Employee discounts as part our corporate benefits and in cooperation with regional partner companies
  • Company retirement fund
  • State-supported savings schemes
  • Supplementary dental insurance
  • Company-subsidised programme for leasing bicycles (BikeLeasing/JobRad)
  • Carpooling platform
  • Parking close to work
  • Common room with cafeteria
  • Free water and coffee provided

Career development opportunities

We know that an enthusiastic, committed team is the only way we can come out on top of the competition. We do all we can to foster and support you at work so you can develop your potential and grow as a person.