Mechanical engineer (m/f/d) production improvement

Entity:  Daikin Manufacturing Germany
Job Category:  Manufacturing

Güglingen, BW, DE

Job Requisition ID:  1176

Elevate your career to the perfect operating temperature with Daikin Manufacturing Germany! Imagine heating with a clear conscience - a truly fantastic idea, and that's where we excel. As a proud member of the Japanese Daikin Group, with over 90 years of experience, we specialize in developing cutting-edge, eco-friendly heating and climate solutions, distributed worldwide. We take great pride in being the global market leader in climate technology, driven by our strong commitment to ecological goals deeply embedded in our values.

At Daikin Manufacturing Germany, our success is fueled by the collective brilliance of our 700 dedicated employees. Their innovative ideas, unwavering dedication, and boundless passion make us a dynamic force within the German division of our group. Here, we are at the forefront of creating the heating systems of the future, with a particular focus on heat pumps.

If you seek a place where your work has a sustainable and diverse impact, and where a harmonious working environment is fostered from top management to production, then you've found the right place! At Daikin, we believe that a good climate starts with people, and we envision that you can play an integral part in this endeavor. Join us, and let's create a better climate together - ideally, with you leading the way!


Get the perfect climate here:

  • Soon, process analysis and planning for the optimization of production processes will be in your area of responsibility.
  • In doing so, you will conduct failure analyses and identify optimization measures for the continuous improvement of workflows and existing production processes in terms of safety, quality, capacity, productivity.
  • Coaching, training as well as motivating employees, project teams, project management, specialists and managers makes your work varied.
  • You define meaningful KPIs and ensure follow-up and improvement.
  • Your tasks include creating and updating procedural instructions.


This will heat us up:

  • Completed technical studies as mechanical engineer or similar
  • First professional experience in a manufacturing company as well as practical application of Lean or other optimization tools.
  • First experiences in conducting trainings and coachings as well as very good communication skills on all hierarchy levels
  • Project experience in the area of Lean Manufacturing, SMED, Line Balancing and VSM
  • IT skills (MS-Office) and very good German and English skills, both written and spoken
  • Pleasure in exchanging ideas with colleagues from other European Daikin sites and interest in occasional visits to sister plants


We enrich our working atmosphere with these benefits:

  • Permanent position with a reasonable salary
  • Christmas and holiday bonuses as well as company pension schemes
  • 30 days of vacation
  • Corporate Health Management
  • Professional and personal training offers
  • Bicycle leasing
  • Employee discounts and cash card
  • Free water and coffee at work
  • Joint participation in sporting events and regular company celebrations



Does that make your heart feel warm?

Then our colleague Isabelle Meister is looking forward to hearing from you! Please apply using our online application tool.

And if you still have questions, Ms. Meister will be happy to answer them by phone at 07135 103 240 or by e-mail at

Will we see us soon? We look forward to seeing you, your talent and your personality!


Daikin Europe is a subsidiary of Daikin Industries Ltd. and the leading provider of heating, cooling, ventilation, air purification, and refrigeration technology. The company designs, manufactures and brings to market a broad portfolio of equipment, as well as tailor-made solutions for residential, commercial, and industrial purposes in Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). To date, Daikin EMEA has over 12 000 employees across more than 59 consolidated subsidiaries. It has 12 major manufacturing facilities based in Belgium, the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Austria, and the UK. Our aim is to drive sustainable and effective solutions, sparking a good climate for the generations to come. And all this can only be achieved because of our People. 


Good climate starts with people 
Our employees are the beating heart of our company. At Daikin, you get to work in a positive environment backed by trust, creativity and continuous improvement. Together, we create our top-quality solutions by empowering talented teams. You will get plenty of opportunities to learn and grow. We are deeply committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace culture that reflects the communities we serve. Good climate starts with people.