Alpla Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG

Hard / Vorarlberg / Ausztria / Gyártásmenedzsment / Teljes munkaidõ

Head of Operational Excellence (m/f)

What you will enjoy doing

  • Functional and disciplinary lead of the Corporate Operational Excellence Team.
  • Further development of the excellence program of ALPLA (NEXT) and its adjustment to achieve long-term success on operational level / commitment from the plants.
  • Development, standardization & implementation of new OPEX tools and coordination of the worldwide NEXT rollout.
  • Ensuring lean manufacturing processes throughout all technologies by using OPEX tools.
  • Execution of operations optimization projects and achievement of long-term results.
  • Your daily tasks include interaction with employees on all management levels.

What makes you great

  • University degree (preferably master) in Industrial Engineering or (Business) Management
  • Several years of experience in leading teams and employees
  • Advanced entrepreneurial thinking, project-oriented working attitude and passion for continuous improvement
  • Process management skills and very good analytical and methodical competences
  • Strengths in communication and collaborative leadership, moderation and problem solving in many day-to-day situations and being familiar with "Change Processes"
  • Professional language skills in English - any other additional language will be considered a plus
  • Operations Controlling capabilities (performance and cost figures)
  • High willingness to travel goes hand in hand with your advanced intercultural behavioural skills

What you can expect working with us

  • We guarantee a smooth start in a dynamic team through a targeted onboarding plan
  • We offer an exciting area of responsibility within a modern and globally active family business
  • We provide childcare with our ALPLA Kids facilities if needed

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