Career Pool WZL Aachen PS GmbH


The Career Pool of the WZL Aachen PS GmbH is a personnel consultancy and placement service in the environment of four major Aachen institutions in the field of production technology, including the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) of RWTH Aachen University.


Coaching. Counseling. Mediate.

Our core competence lies in coaching, consulting and the placement of specialists and executives in the field of production engineering. For companies, we are a competent partner for the placement of engineers*, for personnel marketing as well as for HRM consulting with a focus on newplacement and recruiting of engineers*. We support individuals confidentially, systematically and solution-oriented in personal change processes, management contexts and organizational issues.

Our environment

Our home is the environment of the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL), the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT, the FIR e.V. at the RWTH Aachen University and the Chair of Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components (PEM), four major Aachen institutions around production technology. In our work we are particularly experienced in the broad field of production engineering. Our clients and industrial partners benefit from this industry expertise. We have a very good knowledge of the technical requirements and organizational framework of manufacturing companies, from successful medium-sized enterprises to large corporations. Thus, we complement our consulting methodology with solid experience and professional judgement and understand the language of our clients* and industry partners. Central elements of our work are our neutrality, our individual, trust-based approach and a holistic solution we achieve. In the placement of specialists and executives, these aspects are of lasting benefit to both candidates and companies.


Readings at a glance

Mediation: Job Hunting and Placement

  • Placement of specialists and managers in the field of production engineering, both on initiative and on specific requests

Personnel Marketing

  • Increasing the awareness of employers among engineers
  • Planning and implementation of personnel marketing activities including events at the RWTH Aachen Campus

HRM Consulting

  • Newplacement
  • Development and implementation of personnel selection processes / assessment centers for engineers
  • Optimization of personnel recruitment processes in the MINT sector


  • Systemic process consulting and coaching of specialists and executives, e.g. for professional issues, personal life decisions, to improve the ability to deal with conflicts, the desire for feedback

Application advice

  • Holistically oriented one-on-one interviews and operational support throughout the entire application process
  • Carrying out workshops in small groups to optimize self-presentation in everyday working life and in job application situations