Engineer Industrial Yarn Production (m/f/d)



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AMSilk GmbH, headquartered in Planegg near Munich, Germany, is the world’s leading industrial manufacturer of vegan silk biopolymers. With its versatile and high-performance biopolymers, AMSilk is part of the sustainable material revolution in various industries such as Performance Textiles, Medical Devices and more. In AMSilk’s Fiber division, our materials are used to combine (r)evolutionary science with true environmental integrity to create the first bionic high-performance fiber.

About the job

Your Responsibilities

  1. Driving of investment projects and their realization together with AMSilk’s pilot plant team
  2. Planning, construction and calculation of equipment for AMSilk’s yarn production partners considering the latest technical standards and work place safety requirements
  3. Technical contractor monitoring compliant with AMSilk’s standards and planning specifications
  4. Handover, commissioning and technical support at machine suppliers’ and spinning partners’ sites
  5. Technical support for spinning partners

Your Profile

  1. Bachelor or Master in Engineering in the fields of textile engineering (spinning), mechanical engineering or process engineering
  2. At least 8 years of experience in at least one of the fields of textile spinning, textile machine construction, mechanical engineering
  3. Knowledge of general regulations and standards would be an advantage (e.g. Machinery Directive, DGRL, ATEX, explosion protection, TA-Luft, TA-Lärm, etc.)
  4. Proven track record in managing complex projects
  5. Experience with CAD Tools, MS-Project advantageous
  6. Language Skills: German and English
  7. Willingness to travel up to 30%

Our offer

You have the unique opportunity to participate in the industrialization and manufacturing of a new generation of bio-based fibers. We offer a challenging and versatile job with a new and unique technology. You will work in an interdisciplinary and highly motivated team on a variety of broad and interesting tasks.


Please send your detailed application documents including your CV and copies of certificates as well as your salary expectations exclusively by email:

Maike Beuscher, AMSilk GmbH
Am Klopferspitz 19 im IZB
82152 Planegg