Questions and Answers



In the engineering people team, you combine a secure, interesting job with attractive chances for personal development. As a rule, you will work as our permanent employee at one of our customers’ sites.

What form does the application process take at ep?
You can apply in several ways

  • You can select a position from the ep internet job centre. Then you can complete our online application form or send your full application documents to the ep contact partner given in the job description. Your application should include a cover letter, cv and recent certificates - please limit the data size to 3 MB.
  • Or you can send us an unsolicited application without reference to a particular job.
  • In all cases, you will receive a confirmation of receipt within one day. Your application will be carefully examined by the responsible contact partner. If your qualifications meet the corresponding requirements profile or are in line with our current job vacancies, we shall invite you to a first interview.
  • If we are well suited to each other and if our client is interested, your ep contact partner will accompany you to the client’s premises. If you, the client and we then agree, we warmly welcome you to the engineering people team!

What application documents are required?
To gain a first impression of you, we require a cover letter (a single page), a detailed, complete cv including a description of your positions to date and the references, certificates etc. which are relevant to the position.

How should the online application be completed?Simply fill in the mandatory fields, such as first name and surname, town or city and e-mail address and attach your application documents in no more than 2 files. In the case of optional information, such as phone number, you can decide whether you also supply this information.

What format and file size can I use to upload or mail documents?
Please upload your documents as pdf files. The file size should not exceed 3 MB.

How do I know whether you have received my application?
If you apply directly via our online form, you will immediately receive confirmation of receipt. If you apply by e-mail, you will receive confirmation of receipt within one day.

How and when will ep contact me?
If your qualifications meet the corresponding requirements profile, we shall generally invite you to a first interview within 14 days, either by phone or by e-mail.

How up to date are the published job vacancies?
Our jobs on our website are reviewed daily and are therefore always up to date.

What is the data protection policy at ep?
engineering people stores, collects, processes and uses the information entered and the application documents submitted as well as all information and data contained therein to the extent that they are necessary for the processing and completion of the application process: in automated, mechanical and manual form in accordance with the specifications of the “Bundesdatenschutzgesetz” (German Federal Data Protection Act). The complete data protection declaration is included at the end of the online application.

For how long are your data stored?
You find further information on this in our data protection notice and the declaration of consent.
This declaration of consent is valid until your express revocation to the e-mail address

Help with further questions?
If any questions remain unanswered, please send an e-mail to or call us on the following phone number: +49 (0)731 20790-183