Data Policy for Online Applications

Thank you for your interest in our online job portal. Blohm + Voss B.V. & Co. KG takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We are therefore informing you, in accordance with the relevant data protection laws including, in particular, the German Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz, BDSG, new version) and the GDPR, about the collection, processing and use of your data in connection with an online application.

Please read through the following information and terms carefully before sending your data to us. In this respect, please refer also to our general GDPR privacy notice, which provides you with further information concerning, in particular, your rights as a data subject.

We can only help you to send us your data confidentially if you do NOT send them to us by unsecured email. Please note that sending an e-mail is just like sending a postcard. Help us to protect your data by using the secure online portal that we provide.


Data collection

If you wish to apply online to Blohm + Voss B.V. & Co. KG, we will need some information about you.

The following application data will therefore be collected and processed in connection with an online application:

  • Salutation
  • Title
  • First name
  • Last name
  • Street and house number
  • Postcode and place
  • E-mail address
  • Telephone number
  • Mobile number (optional)
  • Free field for letter of application
  • Attachments-upload for letter of application (file attachments as PDF only) *
  • Attachments-upload for application documents (file attachments as PDF only) **

(*/** Please note that the file attachments must not, in total, exceed a maximum data volume of 5 MB)

In addition, when you visit our websites, your browser will automatically send us technical information. This includes, for example, information about the browser and operating system you are using, the time and date of your visit and, if applicable, the referrer URL. This information is used solely for statistical purposes and to help us design our website appropriately according to needs. You, as the user, will remain anonymous.

It is not possible for us to combine these data with data from your online application.

For further information on the cookies that are used and the protection of your data, please refer also to our general privacy notice.

Please also note that the data you send may also be used to generate statistics concerning the (online) application process. These statistics are generated solely for our own internal purposes in anonymised form; they will not, under any circumstances, be individualised.

Purpose of collection and transmission of data

Blohm + Voss B.V. & Co. KG collects and processes application data in order to process the application.

Erasure of data

If your application is rejected or receives a negative decision, the transmitted data will be erased three months after completion of the application process at the earliest but after six months at the latest. This does not apply if statutory provisions prevent erasure or if further storage is necessary for evidentiary purposes, or if you have expressly consented to a longer storage period.

If your application results in the conclusion of a contract, your data will be stored and used for typical organisational and administrative processing purposes, in compliance with the relevant legal regulations. 

The legal bases for processing are Art. 6(1)(a) and (b) of the GDPR. You will of course have the right to withdraw your application at any time.


Owing to their sensitivity, the data are transmitted in encrypted form.


Cookies are small text files that the web server sends to your web browser and saves on your device for subsequent use. You can control the use of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser accordingly.

No tracking cookies are used in connection with the online application process. For further information about cookies, please refer to our general privacy notice

Access and withdrawal

You have the right to withdraw the consents that you have given to us at any time, as well as a right of access concerning the information that we are storing. If you wish to exercise the above rights, or other rights, relating to data protection, please contact the data protection officer for Blohm + Voss B.V. & Co. KG.


By activating the check-box you expressly agree to Blohm + Voss B.V. & Co. KG collecting, processing and using the data you send us for the purposes of processing your application.

Your data will be transmitted only if you have confirmed your consent by activating the check-box.

Information concerning sensitive data: We expressly point out to you that applications including, in particular, CVs, certificates and other data you send to us, may contain particularly sensitive information concerning your mental and physical health, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, membership of a trade union or political party or sex life.

If you send us such information in your online application, you expressly agree to Blohm + Voss B.V. & Co. KG collecting, processing and using these data for the purposes of processing your application. These data will be processed in compliance with this privacy notice and the other relevant legal regulations.


Contact partner / data protection officer

If you have any questions relating to data protection, or if you wish to exercise your rights of access or withdrawal, please contact the company data protection officer for Blohm + Voss B.V. & Co. KG:

  • ReviSEC – Information Security Management
    Dipl.-Volksw. [economics graduate] Bernd Kamlah
    Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) / Data Protection Officer
    Nahblöcken 3
    27299 Langwedel · Germany
    Phone: +49 4232 / 94 50-644

Amendments to this privacy notice

Based on the rapid development of the internet and new court rulings, we reserve the right to adjust this privacy notice at any time in line with technical and legal requirements.

In addition, we also refer you to our general privacy notice for our websites.

Version of: 05/2018


Blohm+Voss B.V. & Co. KG
Hermann-Blohm-Str. 3 · 20457 Hamburg · Germany

Postal address: 
P.O. Box 10 07 20 · 20005 Hamburg · Germany

Phone: +49 40 3119-0
Fax: +49 40 3119-3333



By public transport, train

  1. Go to »Landungsbrücken« with the underground U-Bahn (U3) or S-Bahn (S1, S2, S3)
  2. Go over the pedestrian bridge to »St. Pauli Elbtunnel«
  3. Walk through the »St. Pauli Elbtunnel« and follow the street on the other side
  4. The Blohm+Voss main entrance is approx. 300 metres away on the right

By harbour ferry: Take Line 75 from »Landungsbrücken«

For departure times, please see the HVV timetable

By public transport, bus

Take Line 156 to station »Steinwerder (Fähre)«
The bus stop is directly across from the Blohm+Voss main entrance

Journey planner HVV Hamburg HPA (Hamburg Port Authority)

By car via the A7 motorway

Coming from Hanover/Bremen or Flensburg:
  1. Exit motorway at »Waltershof« in the direction of »Wilhelmsburg/Hafen/Waltershof«
  2. Continue on »Finkenwerder Straße«
  3. Turn left onto the »Köhlbrandbrücke« bridge
  4. Continue on »Roßdamm«
  5. Continue on the »Ellerholzbrücke« bridge
  6. Continue on »Veddeler Damm« till »Argentinienbrücke«
  7. Turn left onto »Reiherdamm«, sign-posted »STEINWERDER«
  8. Continue on »Hermann-Blohm-Straße«, Blohm+Voss is on the left

By car via the A1 (A255) motorway

Coming from Hanover/Bremen or Lübeck:
  1. Exit in the direction of »HafenCity/Freihafen«
  2. Drive and remain on »Zweibrückenstraße«
  3. Turn right onto »Kirchenpauerstraße«
  4. Turn left onto the »Freihafenelbbrücke« bridge
  5. Continue on: »Rampenstraße«, »Am Moldauhafen«, »Am Saalehafen«
  6. Continue on »Veddeler Damm« till »Argentinienbrücke«
  7. Take the right curve onto »Reiherdamm«, sign-posted »STEINWERDER«
  8. Continue on »Hermann-Blohm-Straße«, Blohm+Voss is on the left

Via the St. Pauli Elbtunnel

For more information and fees, please see the HPA (Hamburg Port Authority) website.

Heli (GPS)

N 53° 32'20" E 9° 57'45"

Map view and route planner in Google Maps Map of directions as PDF document (ca. 730 KB)