Alpla Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG

Hard / Vorarlberg / Austria / Project Management / Full time

Program Manager - Recycling (m/f)

What you will enjoy doing

In this challenging role you will support & coordinate the implementation and start-up phase of our new recycling
plants and support the global operations of ALPLA ISBM & Recycling plants. Furthermore, you are
responsible for the following tasks:

  • Collaborate on technical configuration, layout and operational requirements of recycling equipment and new facilities 
  • Coordinate resource availability (machines, infrastructure, transport, material, etc.) in cooperation with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Identify and implement measures / procedures to improve the operative performance
  • With regard to the budget, you check the capacities (machines and equipment) and analyze the investments
  • You provide result- and key figure analysis and initiate corrective measures
  • Troubleshooting & Operations support for existing Recycling Plants
  • Last but not least you support our sales department and also the implementation of our customer projects

What makes you great

  • You have technical or commercial training in the fields of plastics technology, recycling, environmental technology, mechanical engineering or a comparable direction
  • You have already gained some professional experience in the field of project management
  • You impress with your innovative, solution-oriented, efficient and amazingly organized work style
  • You are fluent in English and display a very good command of German
  • A high level of commitment, a strong will to shape things and the willingness to travel

What you can expect working with us

  • There is ALPLA Kids all-day childcare for children aged between 15 months and 6 years.
  • Choose work hours that suit you within the flexible working time system.
  • Unlimited workplace flexibility thanks to generous rules regarding working from home.
  • You can expect a secure future with us – as a manufacturing company, we are globally on a growth path.
  • We promote climate-friendly mobility with everything from a year-long season ticket for local public transport to purchasing an e-bike.

Legally mandatory note: In line with the minimum salary stipulated in the collective agreement, the actual salary for this position is based on professional qualifications and experience.


Alpla Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG

mr Robert Wolff, Human Resources

Mockenstraße 34

6971 Hard

+43 5574 602 1516