Engineer (m/f/d) for our Production site in Schwechat

About the role

Location: Austria - Schwechat

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent


We rise to the challenge.


For our production in Schwechat we are currently looking for an Engineer (m/f/d). In this role, you will be responsible for running tasks in plant management as well as driving continuous improvement of the production unit focusing on Health, Safety and Environment & Quality challenges.

Your task will be: 

  • the continuous improvement of the operating processes as well as of the plant performance (e.g. coordination of test runs including analysis, follow-up and reporting) 
  • the execution and application of problem solving strategies.
  • to provide support for minimizing plant OAE-losses and transition volumes.
  • to provide inputs for the update of training materials and special operating procedures. 
  • to ensure the implementation and tracking of HSE processes.
  • the responsibility for root cause analysis as well as for studies and implementation of small modifications.
  • to deputize the production manager in case of absence according to the local agreement.

About you

  • You have a finished Master Degree in Chemical Engineering, Technical Chemistry or relevant technical discipline.
  • It is a plus, if you have already gained your first working experience within a production environment.
  • You are fluent in German and English and you see Safety as priority number one. 
  • You want to work in a technical position, yet you are not hesitating to take the lead in projects.  

About Borealis and our offer

We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Claudia Preslmaier, ( Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.


Following Austrian law regulations, we offer, reflecting your experiences, skills and competencies, competitive compensation based on the collective labour agreement chemical industry starting at EUR 54.788,30 annual gross salary (based on 38 hrs/week) and are willing to pay more based on your experience and background. In addition, we offer a yearly bonus and a voluntary company pension plan.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.


Borealis is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. We leverage our polymers expertise and decades of experience to offer value adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries. In re-inventing for more sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people and excellence as we accelerate the transformation to a circular economy and expand our geographical footprint. | |


We go beyond boundaries. Together.




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