Global Head of Pressure Equipment Welding Services

Sweden, Germany or France
Ansök senast: 2023-02-18


·      You continuously identify market trends through our operations and customers as input for the Business Line´s development you are leading

·      You develop and maintain the global strategy for the Business Line together with stakeholders

·      You identify gaps and needs (skills, operational tools etc.) in operations and drive improvement

·      You Maintain and develop the global network of Technical Managers within the Business Line

·      You Drive digitalization within the Business Line, i.e. drive development in operational tools and digital business as e.g. IoT related services

·      You search for potential partners and M&A targets together with Corporate M&A and Service Division´s dept Strategic Development and support potential M&A processes


·      Degree in mechanical egineering, process engineering, industrial engineering or comparable technical degree

·      10 years of experience related to Pressure Equipment, preferably in a international context

·      Strong leader with a proven record of successfully leading teams in international network through acceptance and trust

·      Experience in Project Management

·      Excellent communication skills, fluent in German and English

·      Structured and pragmatic with a getting-things-done mentality

Service Division Industrial Inspection is searching for a global manager for the Business Line Pressure Equipment & Welding. Our main operations for this Business Line are situation in Germany, Sweden, France, Finland, Czech Republic, Mainland China and Italy. As a Business Line Manager you are globally responsible for the strategic continuous improvement and development within Pressure Equipment & Welding. That spans over technical development & innovation, process development and operational (IT) tools, growth in the various countries and in general to be the global leader and to some extent expert. You are not directly responsible for the P&L in these countries but you have the strategic and content lead.

The technical diversity in the Service Division Industrial Inspection, where you will belong, is wide and comprises NDT (non-destructive testing), Lift Equipment, Sustainability and Renewable Energy, Construction, Electrical, Fire Protection, Ventilation, Electrical and Mechanized/Robotized Inspection, apart from your own Business Line. We also have one department working primarily with Service Development and Excellence, and you will have a lot of contact with those colleagues. Further, we have a department responsible for Strategic Development, and also here you will have a lot of contact. Then of course you will have direct communication with the operations in the relevant countries and together with them, also with customers.

You will report to the Head of Industrial & Installation in Service Division Industrial Inspection

Safety meets knowledge and passion - that is why you can also rely on us as an employer and we provide safety in your life. In addition to an attractive salary, comprehensive social benefits and a company passion, we also provide you with the opportunity to work independently and take on responsibility from an early stage. We stand for many and varied career options and invest in your further development.

DEKRA has been active in the field of safety for almost 100 years and ensures safety on the road, at work, and at home. As one of the world’s leading expert organizations, the company currently employs around 47,770 people in approximately 60 countries on all five continents. With qualified and independent expert services, they work to achieve the company's vision that DEKRA will be the global partner for a safe, secure, and sustainable world.

The position can be occupied in one of our locations in Germany, France or Sweden.

In case of further questions please contact: Frau Laura Hofäcker +49 711 7861-1713


Laura Hofäcker