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Process Engineer (m/f/d) for Global Operations

Process Engineer (m/f/d) for Global Operations

You drive growth and productivity, especially in Aerospace, by optimizing production processes, standardizing our applications and by developing new applications for a global roll out. This is a very exciting time to join our Global Operations Team as we are driving the global expansion of our Coating Services business.

Reporting Line: Global Head of Operations for Coating Services

Location: Salzgitter

Your Responsibilities

  • In this role, you are part of our new established global operations team for Coating Services, focusing on Thermal Spray and Laser Cladding applications
  • You are responsible for developing, industrializing new applications as well as transferring applications to our sites in America, Europe and Asia (currently 10 sites)
  • You are responsible for supporting our local sites during production ramp-up as well as for production optimization
  • You review and continue development of schedule times, process plans, assembly plans and other technical documents
  • Development of process descriptions, work instructions and technical documentation is also your responsibility
  • Support for continuous improvement activities as well as creation of procedural and work instructions
  • Robot programming / programming in the robot studio
  • You support in implementing operational improvements

Your Profile

  • University degree in Engineering or technician
  • You have at least 7 years of professional experience in thermal coating and programming robots (ABB and KUKA as an advantage)
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook)
  • You are flexible, have an independent and pro-active working style and you are an excellent team-player 
  • Ability to travel globally up to 30%
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and German is a must, other languages will be a plus

We offer

  • Challenging global environment with a start-up mentality where you can bring in your expertise, your ideas and your drive to further develop the business
  • Potential for future development
  • A competitive salary and an outstanding benefits package
  • The professional advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements

Can you identify with this position and are you looking for a new challenge? Then we are eager to meet you! Please apply online-

If you have any questions, please contact

Yvonne Cantarella

Recruiter EMEA

+ 49 (0) 6142 6033 282

About us

Oerlikon engineers materials, equipment and surfaces and provides expert services to enable customers to have high-performance products and systems with extended lifespans. Drawing on its key technological competencies and strong financial foundation, the Group is sustaining mid-term growth by executing three strategic drivers: addressing attractive growth markets, securing structural growth and expanding through targeted mergers and acquisitions. A leading global technology and engineering Group, Oerlikon operates its business in two Segments – Surface Solutions and Manmade Fibers – and has a global footprint of more than 10 500 employees at 175 locations in 37 countries. In 2018, Oerlikon generated CHF 2.6 billion in sales and invested around CHF 120 million in R&D.
Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces that bring benefits to customers through a uniquely broad range of surface technologies, equipment, materials, services, specialized machining services and components. Operating a dynamically growing network of more than 40 sites in EMEA, Americas and Asia Pacific, Oerlikon Metco serves industries such as aviation, power generation, automotive, oil & gas, industrial and other specialized markets. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team.