Vice President Components Engineering & Production 100% (f/m/d)

Req ID:  4239
Job Type:  Hybrid

Winterthur, Zurich, CH

Jul 10, 2024

To strengthen our Services (SERV) Division Component Engineering and Production (CEP) team we are looking for a


Vice President Components Engineering & Production 100% (f/m/d)


Your daily contribution:

  • Responsible for the global production and delivery of all compressor and auxiliary components
  • Oversee the global production, ensuring timely and cost-effective manufacturing (including make or buy decisions together with strategic purchasing) while maintaining quality standards
  • Responsible for the implementation of the SERV Division strategy to reach our growth targets in accordance with the Mid Range Plan
  • Responsible for the establishment of and adherence to global processes that meet customer needs in terms of responsiveness and costs
  • Define and monitor operational KPIs to understand and drive the operations performance and provide regular performance reports
  • Functional leadership of the global Service Business Operations including disciplinary leadership of the 2 local Service Business Operations in Winterthur, Switzerland and in Troyes, France
  • Build, maintain and manage a high-performing team by providing role clarity, continuous feedback, training and career development


Your profile:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or Manufacturing
  • 10+ years in leading, growing and developing teams including manufacturing/logistics transformation in a matrix structure
  • High degree of communication and negotiation skills
  • Proven track record in coordinating and managing multiple projects and initiatives
  • Willingness to travel international (approx. 30%)
  • Fluent in English and German


We offer:

  • Versatile and autonomous activities and tasks
  • Working environment with professional development opportunities
  • Participation in job-related training and further education
  • Above-average pension fund
  • Appreciative cooperation with a family-like corporate culture
  • Demonstrated lived values that value diversity
  • Dynamic, international environment with committed employees


We are looking forward to receiving your complete application documents. Burckhardt Compression AG | Location: Winterthur
Nicole Veiga | Phone: +41 52 261 55 71


Burckhardt Compression creates leading compression solutions for a sustainable energy future and the long-term success of its customers. The Group is the only global manufacturer that covers a full range of reciprocating compressor technologies and services. Since 1844, its passionate, customer-oriented and solution-driven workforce has set the benchmark in the gas compression industry.