14. September 2020

Werksleiter - Plant manger for pedelec production wanted (f/m/d)

The company is a new industry entrant, in the field of e-bike/pedelec with an innovation focus on electronics and motor controller, the core competence of thewell-established international mother company.

The company plans to tap the full potential of the current European pedelec market, by elevating production, sales and product experience of pedelecs to the next level. As a first step, the site election and build up of the plant to produce pedelecs in the region of Oldenburg/ Münster/ Bielefeld/Bremen/Osnabrück is planned for 2020, production will start in 2021. We are looking for a great talent that is eager to drive the venture, and has a hands-onmentality.

You are responsible for the set-up and management of the production of e-bike assembly. In the initial phase you will be responsible to prepare the location and set-up the production line in the most efficient and optimized method, relying on your experience and knowledge, with support and in cooperation with themother company.

The ideal candidate will have experience in the e-bike field, not necessarily inproduction (but e.g. R&D, product management,..), and is well connected in the LEV industry. They should be able tounderstand and analyze each step of the manufacturing process and make effective use of resources to deliver desired outcomes. The candidate will also have a strongability to solve problems and build teams in order to create a great work environment, motivated staff and a dedicated supplier pool.


  • Oversee plant operations such as budget, production schedule and stock

  • Maintain clean and safe workplace

  • Analyze production costs and inventory to establish areas for improvements

  • Ensure adherence to rules and workplace policies

  • Examine processes and design plans to effectively use available resources


  • Work experience in the e-bike/pedelec industry is a must

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or relevant field

  • 8 years of work experience

  • Strong communication, management and supervisory skills

  • Ideally: More than 2 years in an e-bike company with an annual output of +100,000

  • Fluent business English, German native speaker

  • You are a natural leader and well connected in the industry

Please send your application to Anke Torkuhl at recruitment@extraenergy.org