Teaming up for success

GALAB is an independent service laboratory for external quality control. Our services are used by high-level customers from all over the world. To this end, we employ motivated and passionate chemists, technicians and specialists from various fields. Join our team and become part of something that values innovation, excellence and continuous learning.

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GALAB employs a wide range of the most skilled professionals in the industry, and we are looking to expand it even further. If you have the experience, we would be delighted to welcome you into our team.
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Students & Graduates

Whether you are working on your Bachelor's or Master's degree - we have many opportunities for you. Gain practical experience during your university studies!
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With our extensive expertise in training chemical laboratory assistants and a proven track record of successful apprenticeships, GALAB stands out as a highly sought-after provider in the industry. Our commitment to nurturing talent and offering promising career opportunities makes us an attractive choice for aspiring professionals.

Find your professional calling with us!

We are always looking for motivated individuals.

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Welcome to GALAB

GALAB is an attractive employer and highly sought after by employees. As our motto is social responsibility, we focus our attention on our people: A healthy work-life balance is a key aspect of our mentality.

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Your career at GALAB

Your future in one of the most innovative laboratories in the world.

Your colleagues

A great team spirit and flat hierarchies are a part of everyday work for our colleagues.

Your place of work

We offer state of the art technology and cutting-edge working techniques.
"Our team is key for our success. At GALAB, we want people who take on new challenges every day, play as a team, take ownership of their career, and work for a better future."

Who we are

Find out about our history, everyday culture and our focus on sustainability.

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Our History

GALAB was founded in 1992 on the premises of the GKSS Research Centre. Today, we are based in our own high-tech building in Hamburg and are a leading player in the analysis of food and consumer products.
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Our Culture

The foundation of our work culture is based on the values of adaptability towards our employees. A high degree of decision-making freedom and flat hierarchies allow our colleagues to adapt their working hours to their private lives, rather than the other way around. A common sense of belonging permeates our entire workforce with frequent company events and communicative camaraderie.
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Our Sustainability

At GALAB we think and act with the future in mind. We are proud of our wide range of projects aimed at environmental sustainability, both in terms of climate and biodiversity. When you work for us, you can be sure that your employer's efforts are focused on preserving the planet we call home.
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GALAB International

As an independent, internationally active service laboratory, GALAB has quickly become the leading player when it comes to investigations of contaminants and residues in food, food packaging, consumer products, baby and femcare products as well as sanitary products and their raw materials along the entire supply chain - while offering external quality control with experience since 1992. Although based in Hamburg GALAB has subsidiaries in Peru, Singapore, Turkey, Spain, Ukraine and China, with personal representatives on the ground in the Philippines and Sri Lanka

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GALAB hosted the GewerbeKlima.VorOrt Roadshow

GALAB hosted the GewerbeKlima.VorOrt Roadshow

As a proud member of the Umweltpartnerschaft Hamburg, the Environmental Partnership of the City of Hamburg for the promotion of voluntary corporate environmental protection, we are always happy to support their activities. For this reason, we have made our property ...
06. September 2023 Read article
GALAB participates in the Girls’Day and Boys’Day event

GALAB participates in the Girls’Day and Boys’Day event

You can get children excited about STEM topics at a very young age, even if it’s just with simple science experiments. GALAB is proud of its continuous support in promoting young people’s interest in the STEM fields. That’s why GALAB ...
29. April 2022
GALAB Laboratories, a Green Company

GALAB Laboratories, a Green Company

Winning the “Project of the Year 2019” award from Renewable Energies Hamburg (EEHH) for its ice storage project, which resulted in a saving of more than 20,562 kilograms of CO2, equivalent to planting 613,74 trees, and providing charging stations for ...
25. April 2022
GALAB cooperates with the Nachwuchscampus

GALAB cooperates with the Nachwuchscampus

To encourage an interest in STEM professions among middle and high school students, Hamburg University of Technology (TuHH) has launched the “NachwuchsCampus” project. Within the framework of this cooperative project between the TuHH, various companies from the natural sciences and ...
Galab Laboratories at INDEX™20

Galab Laboratories at INDEX™20

The INDEX™20 took place from 19-22 October 2021 in Geneva, Switzerland. Four days full of great impressions, conversations and new contacts from the nonwovens industry. Our Product Testing team at GALAB is proud of its successful participation and looks forward ...
Successful management workshops at GALAB

Successful management workshops at GALAB

We are grateful for the successful management workshops at GALAB for operational management. It is well known that GALAB pay a specific attention to education and training and even hires PhD students to promote the future of the younger generations. ...
New GALAB Laboratory Building in Hamburg

New GALAB Laboratory Building in Hamburg

GALAB continues to expand by increasing and strengthening its branches both on an international and national level. Most recently, GALAB opened its subsidiary at Southeastasia in Singapore. This is the fourth international office in addition to those in China, Turkey ...