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Maxion Division:  Maxion Wheels
Date:  Jul 28, 2022

Königswinter, DE

Schweißfachingenieur/ Welding Engineer (m/f/d)


As the largest manufacturer of wheels for the global marketplace, Maxion Wheels is continually seeking motivated individuals who have what it takes to make a positive impact on our business and our customers. Our long history, and our products, internationally recognized for their quality and innovation, make us one of the most respected OEM suppliers in the automotive industry.


To support our team in Königswinter (Colgone/Bonn/Koblenz area), Germany, we are looking for a


Welding Engineer (m/f/d)



Your future role:



  • Develops welding techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment to problems involving fabrication of metals, utilizing knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals metal alloys, and engineering principles
  • Contacts personnel of other agencies, engineering personnel, or clients to exchange ideas, information, or offer technical advice concerning welding matters
  • Provides training sessions and knowledge exchange
  • Participates in local / cross regional expert committee



Locally for our Steel plant in Königswinter:

  • Responsible welding supervisor for the plant
  • Conducts research and development investigations to develop & test new fabrication processes and procedures, improve existing or develop new welding equipment, develop new or modify current welding methods, techniques and procedures, discover new patterns of welding phenomena, or to correlate substantiate hypotheses
  • Prepares technical reports as result of research & development, preventive maintenance investigations
  • Establishes welding procedures to guide production and welding personnel relating to specification restrictions, material processes, pre- post-heating requirements which involve use of complex alloys, unusual fabrication methods, welding of critical joints, and complex post heating requirements
  • Evaluates new developments in welding field for possible application to current welding problems or production processes
  • Supports Purchasing Department in evaluation of potential new welding material suppliers
  • Performs experimental welding in local welding laboratory and external suppliers to evaluate new equipment, techniques and materials



Your profile:

  • Bachelor´s Degree in Engineering, or Welding Engineering
  • Fluent German and English skills are mandatory
  • 3 years of experience as Welding Engineer or similar position
  • Deep knowledge of welding methods, techniques and procedures, metals characteristics, properties
  • Focus on details
  • Hands-on
  • Results oriented



Join us and become part of our global success story!


Equal Opportunity Statement

Maxion Wheels maintains a written and widely distributed policy on equal employment opportunity. The company recruits, hires, trains, promotes, administers policies, bases decisions and conducts all personnel activities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability (to the extent an undue hardship is not imposed), status as a covered veteran or other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.