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Junior Central Standards Management specialist (f/m/d)


Are you looking for a new professional challenge to fully contribute your technical know-how and affinity for standards? Do you have a trained eye for every last detail without losing sight of the big picture?

Then this offer will definitely suit you!

As „ Junior Central Standards Management specialist“ you are the key person for international and internal standards and process documents in the Palfinger Group. You support our product lines, centers of excellence and locations with your expertise. In international projects you are responsible for integrating our companies worldwide into the centralized standards system, defining new approaches to solutions and also have the opportunity to get to know the colleagues, products and other peculiarities of our companies.
Furthermore, you will be responsible for converting our standards system and our documents from local to a global standard.


  • Establishment of a global standards system taking into account regional and local differences as well as different requirements of the global functions, product lines and regional specifics
  • Procurement of external standards as well as their provision & management (validity control). Monitoring of license agreements & costs
  • Support of end-to-end process owners in the preparation of PALFINGER standards & documents
  • Support in the creation of overarching management standards
  • Review, approval and provision of new / revised PALFINGER standards, documents and templates
  • Development of a document management system
  • Introduction of a standardized document release process according to the PALFINGER process organization
  • Regular review of the documents and standards procedures conformance (document audits)


  • Completion of a technical college (e.g. HTL - preferably mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, mechatronics or similar)
  • 1 year of professional experience (preferably in product and process development / management and application of standards)
  • Knowledge of product and approval standards and standard systems / interest in standardization
  • Analytical thinking and quick comprehension, elaboration of relevant standard contents (focus on the essentials) 
  • Communication and assertiveness skills in an international environment
  • Goal- and company-oriented action
  • Ability to understand, communicate and manage complex cross-company and cross-cultural relationships
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Self-motivation and ambition
  • Confident appearance
  • Very good (B2) knowledge of English (other languages in this area of activity are an advantage)
  • Willingness to travel


  • Cooperation in an international team
  • Extensive training opportunities
  • Good Life balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom to organize your work
  • Career planning and development opportunities
  • Voluntary fringe benefits provided by our company health management scheme PALfit 

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 39.433,34. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification. 

We are looking forward to your application! 


Veronika Schmoller

HR Team Assistant & Backoffice Specialist
Lamprechtshausener Bundesstraße 8 | 5101 Bergheim | Österreich


Lamprechtshausener Bundesstr. 8 , 5101 Bergheim
Palfinger Bergheim

Job Benefits

  • Aus- und Weiterbildung
  • Barrierefreiheit
  • Betriebsarzt
  • Essenszulagen
  • Firmenhandy (Funktionsbezogen)
  • Fitnessangebote
  • Flexible Arbeitszeiten
  • Gesundheitsmaßnahmen
  • Gute Verkehrsanbindung
  • Homeoffice (Funktionsbezogen)
  • Kantine
  • Mitarbeiterrabatte
  • Parkmöglichkeiten
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket