Plant Technology Engineer (all genders) - Full time

Are you ready for new challenges in an international and innovation-driven environment where you can make a difference? Apply and join our team, be curious, learn, grow, and develop your career together with us. We promise: you are in for a special ride!

The location of the role is in: Veitsch with potential locations in Radenthein or Leoben

About the job

As a Plant Technology Engineer in our plant technology team, you are enthusiastic to improve existing production processes or to develop them to a new and higher level. Through your close cooperation with our global suppliers, own production plants and internal product experts, you will contribute significantly to the modernization, optimization and further development of the equipment and production processes. You are willing to travel to RHI Magnesita locations globally up to 50% of your working time. In this role you will directly report to the Head of Plant Technology.

In addition, your tasks will include

  • Independent processing of improvement projects with the area of operations and plant technology.
  • Supporting the operational project managers worldwide in the design and coordination of projects, from planning to investment application, procurement, realization, and commissioning to acceptance by the plant.
  • Generation, collection, and management of technical and technological know-who and transfer to the production facilities globally.

About You

You are a strong communicator with a collaborative attitude. With your great enthusiasm and creative mindset, you bring new ideas to the table, not only as an individual but also together with your colleagues. You work well in cross-functional teams and are not afraid to take responsibility and make decisions. With your hands-on mentality, structured approach and analytical skills, you proactively seek to improve the status quo. You see change as something positive, can adapt quickly and you like to courageously help shaping the future of RHI Magnesita.

What we expect from you in terms of

Education & Skills

  • A technical university degree, preferably in the fields of process engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or similar
  • Knowledge of CAD (Auto Cad, Inventor) is a must have.


  • English – Proficient/Fluent
  • German – Proficient/Fluent
  • Any other language is considered as an asset.

Work Experience

  • Ideally first relevant professional experience
  • First experience in project management

Why you should work for RHI Magnesita

You will perform in a customer focused environment. We live innovation and appreciate an open and pragmatic way of working. From our leaders we expect to drive our further transformation, to engage our people and to give direction. RHI Magnesita is a company where you can be yourself and where not only your resume and experience, but also your personality counts. We aim for global consistency in compensation policies, but also consider local common practices. RHI Magnesita is committed to support its employees through various means to enable the best possible performance.

We offer

  • Attractive remuneration packages including bonus programme.
  • Local benefits such as subsidized meals, free parking as well as various health offers
  • RHIM Academy for your ongoing learning & development, including full LinkedIn Learning catalogue.
  • Access to our platforms for mental & physical health and corporate benefits
  • Flexible and trust-based working time


The annual gross salary for this position will start from € 51.000 on a full-time basis, depending on your qualification and experience, as well as the amount of overtime and your level of seniority. We will make sure to offer you a competitive salary package that values your relevant background and that’s in line with market values.

Sounds like you?

At RHI Magnesita everyone is welcome and encouraged to apply. We evaluate applications based on required qualifications and regardless of gender identity, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, disability, age, sexual orientation, marital or partnership status. At RHI Magnesita we appreciate the value of diverse teams.

We kindly ask you to submit your applicationonline and in English. Due to data privacy reasons, applications via e-mail cannot be taken into consideration. Should you have any questions about this position, please contact us at: talent.europe(at)

Agencies may only submit candidates for positions for which they have been invited to do so by the Head of Talent Acquisition Europe. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of RHI Magnesita and our company will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

About RHI Magnesita

We are the acknowledged technology leader in the refractory industry. Our company is defined by people. We are committed to diversity and know that multiple approaches, perspectives and backgrounds fuel creativity and innovation. It is our aspiration to build a workplace culture where everyone feels valued, engages, and can enjoy a truly inclusive environment and the diverse voices of our employees are heard. We foster a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages open-mindedness, reliability, pragmatism, and innovation.                                                                                                                

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