About TLT-Turbo:

As a global company with tradition we are one of the leading manufacturers of fans and ventilating systems. With our approximately 500 employees worldwide we offer customer-oriented, innovative products and services based on our specific knowledge and powerful teamwork for many years. This makes us a competent and reliable solution provider of fans for mines, tunnels, metro stations, wind tunnels, power plants and process industries on all continents.


For our department „Business Guarantee“ we are looking for a Head (m/f/i) of Engineering (Engineering Department) to join our facility in Zweibrücken as soon as possible.

Area of responsibility:

In your role, you will be responsible for the departments “Engineering”, “Electrical Engineering” and “Contract Management”, reporting directly to the management of TLT-Turbo.

You will analyze and optimize our engineering processes, tools and costs, coordinate the relevant interfaces with our new, global ERP-system and support the implementation of global engineering hubs for the TLT-Group. You are familiar with special machine construction and, in this environment, drive forward the standardization and modularization of our products. You know the local options of manufacturing and procurement and align the engineering accordingly. You will be responsible for the technical and contractual risks of our projects, products and system solutions and you will be responsible for compliance with guaranteed properties and for successfully defending against unjustified claims by third parties as well. With your team of engineering experts, you will help contract engineering with troubleshooting and take on the design of new products and systems for the “Research & Development” department. In this context, you will closely accompany product development processes and be in direct coordination with other disciplines involved. With the experts from the “Contract Management” department, you will accompany and support the drafting of contracts with external business partners and customers as well as claims management. In particular cases, you will also follow damage analyzes and quality assurance measures.

Apart from that, you will be responsible for the following activities in detail:

  • Coordinate the requirements for new products (internally or together with external partners)
  • Execute risk assessments and feasibility studies
  • Bring about technical solutions as well as evaluate and assess constructive alternative solutions.
  • Make technical decisions taking into account the framework conditions of the projects
  • Assure quality, deadline and cost targets
  • Responsible for the further development and maintenance of the engineering guideline
  • Close communication with the product management, R&D, sales, manufacturing and purchasing departments, with the ERP-project team and the companies associated with us internationally, as well as with suppliers, customers and other process partners
Qualification/knowledge/professional experience:

You have a university degree (preferably in mechanical engineering with a focus on design, plant engineering or manufacturing engineering) and are proficient in the use of the CAD and PDM systems “Creo Parametric”, “AutoCAD” and “Windchill. In previous positions, you have already successfully worked in management functions for the areas of design or contract management – ideally in internationally operating companies in the mechanical and plant engineering industry. You are familiar with the requirements of series production as well as manufacturing processes in machine, steel and sheet metal construction. Existing knowledge or experience in contract law and contract drafting would be desirable.

You are characterized by a strong analytical mindset and enjoy innovative solutions, are loyal, resilient and reliable and have very good communication skills.

We expect a confident handling of the current MS-Office programs and CRM systems as well as business fluent German and English in word and writing.

The position requires a willingness to travel domestically and internationally of approximately 30 %.

Why is your commitment worthwhile? Because with TLT you have a strong partner at your side that offers you not only an employment on a permanent basis but also an attractive workplace with fair conditions.

    What we offer:

    –           Varied and interesting as well as challenging tasks in a company with high potential for growth

    –           A high degree of individual creative leeway with room for creative ideas

    –           Attractive variable pay

    –           Company car

    –           Flexible working hours (flextime and mobile working arrangements)

    –           30 days of vacation per calendar year

    –           Company agreement “childcare subsidy“

    –           Employee participation in the company’s success


    You will find in us an innovative company with first-class references. You will work together with specialists from different fields and will be given the opportunity to help shape the projects with your experience and ideas. Furthermore, our attractive region SÜDWESTPFALZ offers you manifold and numerous leisure activities as well as beautiful natural landscapes that invite you to relax and work yourself out.


    Interested? Then apply with your complete application documents indicating your salary expectations by e-mail at

    We look forward to seeing you!

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