E-MAX ALUMINIUM, established in 1996, has recently expanded its operations through the acquisition of three German extrusion companies, making the E-Max Group a force to be reckoned with, employing 800 dedicated individuals and achieving a turnover of 500 million euros.

With seven locations across Europe, including extrusion factories in Germany (Landau in der Pfalz, Crailsheim, and Burg), Belgium (Dilsen, Gullegem, and Moorsele), and a foundry in the Netherlands (Kerkrade), E-Max leads the industry in circular aluminium production, boasting a production capacity of 100,000 tons.

Under the motto 'Because we care', we aim to be leaders not only for our employees, customers, and suppliers but for society as a whole, combining the professionalism of an innovative multinational with the customer-centric approach of a medium-sized enterprise.


Are you a dynamic people manager with a passion for driving operational excellence and sustainable innovation? E-MAX ALUMINIUM, one of Europe's top 3 producers of sustainable aluminium profiles, is seeking a talented Plant Manager for our facility in Landau in der Pfalz, Germany.

Your responsilbilities:

  • Production Management: Lead the planning, organization, andmanagement of all production activities, ensuring the achievement of production goals while maintaining quality standards. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive operational excellence through continuous improvement
  • Strategic Management: Develop and implement long-term plans for the factory, including investment planning in technology, equipment, and infrastructure to support strategic objectives
  • Personnel Management: Lead, motivate, and develop a team of production workers, supervisors, and technical staff to optimize performance and manage personnel needs
  • Change Management: Inspire employees to embrace change and foster a culture of openness, collaboration, and resilience
  • Social Management and Union Relations: Act as a liaison between management and union leadership, addressing concerns, resolving conflicts, and negotiating collective agreements
  • Part of the Management Team: Collaborate with senior leaders and report directly to the CEO, providing updates, recommendations, and insights on factory operations

Your profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field with at least 7 years of experience as a production manager/plant manager in the aluminium industry, preferably in an international environment. Knowledge of extrusion is a plus
  • Entrepreneurial mindset with a proactive approach to problem-solving and project management
  • Strong people management skills with a focus on results and continuous improvement
  • A qualified candidate who holds German citizenship and is fluent in both German and English
  • High standards for yourself and your team, with a drive for success

The offer:

  • Join a leading, innovative, and sustainable company in the circular economy with a supportive and open approach to employees and customers
  • Autonomy to excel in your role
  • Comprehensive internal training at our sister companies in Burg and Crailsheim, Germany
  • Competitive salary with bonus incentives, additional accident insurance, and a company car
  • Work in the congestion-free city of Landau in der Pfalz