Group Leader Product Technologies (f/m/x)

At a glance:
  • Engineering
  • Management position
  • Hoechst, Austria
  • Full-time, Normal working hours

The family-owned company Blum manufactures hinge, flap, pull-out, and pocket systems that are incorporated into furniture worldwide. Did you know that our “Mechanical Product Technologies and Simulation” department evaluates new technological possibilities, builds technological knowledge, and makes it available to the “Product Systems” area? For our group, which deals with sliding and rolling bearingstribological systems, and general gear mechanisms, we are seeking an ambitious leadership personality.


  •  lead a team of 9 specialists in the areas of tribology and general gear mechanisms, fostering a positive attitude and supporting team members in their personal development

  •  promote and demand results-oriented collaboration within the team, ensuring continuous process improvement. Together with the two subject matter experts, you share responsibility for your team members’ professional tasks (shared leadership)

  • drive the implementation and further development of the group’s strategy, creating transparency and taking responsibility for solution-oriented execution in collaboration with the subject matter experts

  • are accountable for capacity allocation, prioritization of tasks, and projects. You maintain clarity in matters while treating people with respect

  • collaborate with our internal and external partners, understanding their needs and ensuring sustainable and efficient cooperation


  • are looking for a self-confident leader with decision-making competence. You create clarity and security within the team, aligning with group, department, and company goals

  • seek a motivated individual with a completed degree in mechanical engineering or a comparable technical or scientific field

  • provide you with the framework to contribute to shaping your team, ensuring that you are well-prepared for upcoming challenges together

  • are searching for a leader who stands by their team through thick and thin, making employees feel that you are there for them

  • operate globally, convincing communication in both German and English is essential


Then apply now and upload your CV. We look forward to meeting you! Another tip from us: you can also open the job postings as a PDF and save them for later on.

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Our benefits

Work bikes and tickets for public transport come as part of the package. Plus you can earn eco points for using these environmentally friendly travel options, which you can then redeem as vouchers to spend in selected Vorarlberg shops.
Work equipment
All our employees benefit from a digital workspace, an ergonomic setup and a modern infrastructure.
Hard work deserves a fair wage, which is why we offer attractive salaries under the collective agreement, top-up payments in the form of a 13th and 14th month salary, paid overtime and a discretionary bonus.

Still got some questions?

Get in touch with us if you have any queries. We'll try and help you as quickly as possible.

Dietmar Gmeiner

Information Technology, Marketing, Engineering

Julius Blum GmbH
Industriestraße 1, 6973 Höchst

Blum as an employer

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We remain a family company despite our size and strong international presence. It's what makes working at Blum so special. We respect each other and treat each other as equals, as we know that every employee has individual skills and abilities that are valuable to us as a company.

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