SMS group is renowned worldwide for its future-oriented technologies and outstanding service for the metals industry. In 2022, our team of over 14,400 employees around the world generated sales of more than 3.1 billion euros. We apply our 150 years of experience and our digital know-how to provide the industry continuously with innovative products and processes that extend beyond our core business. We are the right partner for challenging projects and support our customers throughout the entire lifecycle of their plants and equipment. Paving the way for a carbon-neutral and sustainable metals industry is our stated goal.

Become a part of our future at SMS group GmbH in Mönchengladbach  or Hilchenbach, where we're looking for a

Jr. Project Engineer - Plant Auxiliaries (Intralogistic Systems) (f/m/x)


The Jr. Project Engineer (Plant Auxiliaries – Intralogistic Systems) is responsible for the execution and co-ordination of specific engineering tasks for a project with regards to quality, costs and time. This mainly includes:

  • Creation of logistic concepts for entire plants and logistic area layouts
  • Material flow analysis and representation
  • Contribution at developing the technical and commercial strategy for the specific equipment
  • Preparation and Verification of the deliverables, the discipline scope of work and schedule for the projects
  • Planning, calculation and specification of logistic equipment
  • Specification of constructural design values
  • Creation of tender documents and tender evaluations
  • Tender/Contract review with regards to deviations, completeness and risks
  • Responsible for the technical concept, agreed dates, man-hours and quality for Plant Auxiliaries equipment


You have a degree in Engineering or equivalent experience in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering. Furthermore important to us is:

  • Minimum three years of professional experience in an Engineering environment
  • Good understanding of product and technical requirements for metal processing plants
  • Knowledge of different logistic types and equipment as e.g. racks and industrial truck, preferred for metal processing plants
  • Preferred knowledge in the use, managing and self-application of logistic simulation studies
  • Experience with the relevant standards, e.g. VDI 3571; DIN EN 1993 (EC3) are desirable
  • Inter-personal and negotiation skills at all levels. Articulate and able to work with a diverse team of colleagues at all levels in different countries
  • Very good in spoken and written English, German language skills would be appreciated
  • Willingness to travel internationally
  • Good knowledge in the use of MS Office and AutoCAD, first experience in Navisworks, SAP S4/HANA and preferred logistic simulation tools



As an innovative and international employer, we offer you a performance-oriented salary package and the opportunity to achieve the ideal family/work life balance, e.g. with our in-house children's daycare center, flexible working hour models, and homeworking options. Click here to learn more about the benefits of working for SMS group. 

Are you keen on shaping the future with us? If so, feel free to send us your online application (Cover letter, Resumé and Certificates). Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call us.

SMS group GmbH
HR Management
Martina Erens