Dieter Schmid's Fine Tools

Career opportunity

As you well know: we are in the business of selling high-quality hand tools for woodworking. Our products, which are in demand worldwide, are sold primarily via our webshops –,, – and to a lesser degree in our retail store.

We are looking for:

Sales staff for our woodworking tools

To reinforce our team we are looking for a motivated colleague (m/f) with a strong technical background. This means that you know what woodworking with hand tools and machines is all about and you can communicate and share your knowledge. You will have acquired this knowledge either in previous employment or while pursuing a hobby.

Your responsibilities:

  • Pre- and post-sales customer service
  • Processing orders from our online shop incl. invoicing with the help of a merchandise management system
  • Direct sales in our retail store
  • Handling complaints

What we expect:

  • Proficiency in French and in one of these two languages: German, English
  • You have no problem with spending up to 80% of your working hours in front of a computer screen
  • You are able to express yourself clearly and logically
  • You have a feel for numbers and dimensions and do not mix them up
  • On the telephone you are friendly and focused and your clients find it easy to understand you
  • Writing emails is all part of a day’s work for you as are the rules of courtesy and spelling

What we offer:

  • A demanding and challenging job and varied responsibilities
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A full-time position with a 40-hour week
  • An interesting environment with international contacts
  • Appropriate remuneration


If you think that your background, your skills, your open-mindedness and your motivation make you a very good fit for our team, then you should apply via email:
Required documents:
Two contacts for references

We’re looking for a French translator for our website

As you know we sell high-quality hand tools for woodworking to our customers the world over. Most of our products are sold through our web shop (, but some are sold directly through our store in Berlin.

We are looking for a translator to translate parts of our website from German or English into French on a freelance basis. Texts to translate will range from complete web pages to descriptions of individual products.

Ideally you will be a native French speaker who works with wood, either as a hobby or a profession, and who is capable of writing easily readable text. Your other interests should leave you enough time to turn work around at reasonably short notice.

Are you interested?

Please contact us via email:

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