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R&D Engineer Industrial

Date: Feb 16, 2021

Location: Wimpassing, AT, 2632

Company: Semperit AG Holding



Semperit is a global rubber company. The product range extends from hydraulic and industrial hoses (Semperflex) and conveyor belts (Sempertrans) to moulded parts such as handrails (Semperform) through to examination, protective and surgical gloves (Sempermed segment). With our quality products, we have been well positioned for over 195 years and distribute them in more than 100 countries.


This position is for Semperflex which develops, manufactures and markets hydraulic and industrial hoses worldwide. In our plants in Austria, the Czech Republic (our Mega Factory is Europe's largest hose producer), China and Thailand these products are manufactured with knowledge generated by many years of experience. Significant ongoing investments into R&D provide us with continually improving quality and products highly adapted for todays markets.


At our location in Wimpassing (Austria) we are looking for a highly-motivated:


R&D Engineer Industrial 



Key Responsibilities:

  • You will develop new products, using standardized and new materials & optimize / innovate products.
  • Monitoring and benchmark processes - continuous check processes & quality parameters and take corrective actions.
  • Setup new technologies, change, innovate and upgrade equipment in production
  • Cooperation with different stakeholder (Production, QM, Safety...) to improve
  • Approval of new materials - support during testing of new materials
  • Realize projects to reduce Waste & Scrap in production.



  • Technical university or equivalent technical education
  • 1-2 years working experience in an industrial company, Engineering experience preferred
  • Very good skills in communication and conflict management
  • SAP knowledge preferred
  • Good command of German and English



We offer an interesting challenge and attractive employment conditions in an international organisation with production sites in Europe (Austria, Germany, Hungary, Czech Republic and Poland), the USA, and Asia (Thailand, China, India, Malaysia), as well as further sales companies around the world. Good opportunities for further development and comprehensive training are guaranteed.


Location: 2632 Wimpassing (70 km south of Vienna)

Gross monthly salary: from EUR €3.330,00  (in accordance with the collective labour agreement); higher rates dependent on professional qualifications and experience

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