Location Profile

Our production site in Gruenenplan is - besides the coating and finishing of specialty glass - the global competence center of SCHOTT for manufacturing Thin Glass and Ultra Thin Glass in our Business Area Advanced Optics. With our self-developed production processes we excel in manufacturing different types of glass and optical components in a width of no more than 25 microns - currently the world's thinnest glass in serial production!

Facts & Figures

Location (Country):
Gruenenplan (Germany)
Number of employees:
approx. 400 employees
Joined SCHOTT as a daughter company 1930.

Business Units & Products

Business Units:
Home Tech
Main products:
Thin Glass & Wafer-Products: 
for camera imaging, Display&Touch, Biotech and
Semicon/Sensor/energy storage
(Thickness range ca. 2 cm – 20 micrometer)

Processed Glass Products:
Machine-drawn glass and coated float glass -
Radiation Shielding, Architecture (antireflective,
reflective) Technical Glass (antireflective, anti-
fingerprint for Food displays and display covers),
Design (for Picture Frames)
Compensation & Services
  • Competitive salary
  • 13th month's salary
  • Holiday pay
  • Retirement benefits
  • Direct insurance
  • Bonuses / incentive plans
  • Bonus for improvement suggestions
  • Corporate and private credit card
  • Canteen subsidy
Compensation & Services
Compensation & Services
Flexibility &
  • Flexible working hours
  • Part-time work models
  • Part-time in shift work
  • Part-time retirement
  • Trust-based working hours
  • Mobile working
  • Home office
  • Sabbatical
Flexibility & Work-Life-Balance
Flexibility &
Work &
Family Life
  • Holiday childcare
  • Unpaid leave / special leave
  • Paid leave for family members care
  • Care concept/-guidance
Work & Family Life
Work &
Family Life
  • On-site medical doctor or nurse
  • Prevention and health promotion
  • Gym (cooperation)
  • Health Check-ups
  • Health Days
  • Ergonomic workplaces
  • Certified canteen
  • External employee assistance program
  • Reintegration management
  • Travel / vaccination assistance
  • Moved break
  • Parking space
  • Company car
  • Company laptops (VPN)
  • Employee mobile phone
  • BahnCard business
  • Relocation support
Onboarding &
  • Onboarding event
  • Employee talk / feedback talk
  • Foreign assignment
  • Job-rotation
  • Training (external)
  • Training seminar (internal)
  • Systematic talent management
  • Mentors / buddy program
  • Extra occupational qualifications
  • Regulars' table for new employees
Onboarding & Development
Onboarding &


Hüttenstrasse 1
31073 Grünenplan
Phone: +49 5187 771 0 


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