SMS group GmbH is a global leader in metallurgical plant and rolling mill technology. We are part of the SMS group who generate sales of more than EUR 2.9 billion with some 14,000 employees worldwide. The sole owner of the holding company SMS GmbH is the Familie Weiss Foundation. A performance-based corporate culture in a strong family company with a global presence are excellent reasons for shaping your future with us.

Become a part of our future at SMS group GmbH in Düsseldorf, where we're looking to recruit a

Project Manager EA Metallurgy (m/w/d)


Management of projects for electrics & automation in metallurgical plants, such as steel plants & environmental technology  

  • Business responsibility for the project within the set limits with regard to quality, functionality, costs and deadlines
  • Direct contact / negotiation partner of the customer, the mechanical departments and further internal and external cooperation partners
  • Responsible arrangement of customer contract and contract analysis
  • Structured leading of a project team being composed of employees of the individual divisions (e.g. for large projects) as well as external cooperation partners
  • Definition of scopes of supplies and services for internal specialist departments (work packages) and/or preparation of subcontracting to other external suppliers
  • Assistance of the workshop trials and safeguarding the contractual functionality before delivery as well as implementing quality gates
  • Feedback of the knowledge gained from order processing to the sales department with regard to technology/engineering, prices, risks


Bachelor or Master Degree in Electrical Engineering, Automation or comparable, furthermore we are looking for the following qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in the field of metallurgical industries
  • good knowledge of automation concepts in large industrial plants
  • knowledge of medium voltage and low voltage distribution systems
  • knowledge of concepts for drive systems (VVVF) and motor control centers (MCC)
  • experience in project management  of electrical & automation projects 
  • fluent knowledge in English and German
  • Willingness to travel worldwide


As an innovative and international employer, we offer a performance-oriented salary package (incl. profit-sharing) and an attractive company pension scheme. We also provide you with the opportunity to achieve the ideal family/work life balance, and our in-house children's daycare center and flexible working hour models are just some of the options available to you. 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. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call or write to Mr. Kox.

SMS group GmbH
Personalmanagement Düsseldorf / Mönchengladbach
Tobias Kox
Telephone: +49 211 881-4021