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  • Our mission is to provide leading-edge services to manufacturing companies around the world. Become part of our team and share the supportive spirit of Leadec!
  • We are Leadec

    Our mission is to provide leading-edge services to manufacturing companies around the world. Become part of our team and share the supportive spirit of Leadec!

Career: become part of our team

Our employees are hands on: technicians, craftsmen, programmers, technical cleaners, engineers, and more. We, as an employer, make sure that our skilled and knowledgeable employees are equipped to adress any aspect of a given project. Development – both in technical and leadership skills – has a top priority for us.

Zhang, China

HR specialist

We create team trust as we communicate and share ideas.

Hemellin, Brazil

Effluent treatment
The production is safe and eco-friendly because of me.

Ulf, Germany

Team leader

I let machines communicate with each other.


Leadec in numbers

22,000
Employees

globally

>350
Locations

on 4 continents

1.1
Sales

billion euro (2022)

Our mission

We are a passionate, global service champion who puts heart into everything we do for our manufacturing clients. We are skilled, reliable and all-round trouble shooters and we are great at dealing with emergencies where necessary. For more than 60 years, our customers have relied upon our services across their entire production process – from engineering to maintenance, from modernization to digitization. 

 

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Our promise

Employing around 22,000 people worldwide, we can offer our employees the security of a major corporation, and a lot more besides! 

Commitment

You can work independently, think with the customer and put in a good shift every day. And you will be proud of it! We are passionate about service and put all our heart into our work.

Appreciation

Every employee is important in his or her position, as we can only master our tasks and challenges together. You can contribute your ideas, make things happen and develop your personality and career. Our managers will help you grow.

Team spirit

Whether big or small, our teams feel like extended family. You can rely on team members to support each other and provide guidance from experience and security through collaboration.

Our team

With our services provided in the background, we make sure our customers’ production runs smoothly in the foreground. We think one step ahead for our customers and proactively work on making processes simpler, faster and leaner. We use our initiative, take responsibility and act with the customer in mind. We take pride when the customer appreciates our work. Leadec's values of commitment, leading edge and reliability are deeply embedded in our workforce. Highly motivated and dedicated, our teams are always looking for the best solution. 

What makes us strong

Diversity & Inclusion

At Leadec, we promote a diverse workforce, equal opportunities and a welcoming workplace for all. Diversity, equity and inclusion play an important role in achieving our overall vision to be the leading service specialist for the factory of today and tomorrow. To succeed in the future, we require diverse perspectives and voices, an inclusive culture to be an attractive place to work to a broad range of talents.

 

D&I at Leadec

Targeted further development

The Leadec Campus is our global and central platform for training. We use it to track the careers of our employees and offer highly targeted development modules. For example, we provide our customers worldwide with around 4,000 technicians and engineers, as well as specialists in lean management and occupational health and safety experts. 


Career opportunities worldwide


Keeping up with the times

We are close to the action and always keep our finger on the pulse of technology. Our expertise enables us to stay ahead of the curve and ensures everything on our customers’ end runs without a hitch.

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  • A Leadec employee driving with a forklift with a pallet of waste through factory.
    Article
    02/27/2024

    How Digital Waste Tracking is Making the Industry Greener

    Tracking waste and material flows in production facilities is crucial for improving recycling rates. This saves money and increases environmental sustainability. Leadec has gained experience in a comprehensive pilot project at an automotive manufacturer and is now implementing it in regular operation.

  • Video
    12/13/2023

    Leadec Factory Talks – Episode 7: Health & Safety

    What influence do new production methods and technologies, increasing digitalization and incentive systems have on occupational safety? Find out in episode 7 of our Factory Talks.

  • Article
    11/03/2023

    Project: Sustainability Made Globally

    The “Global Cleanup Week” at Leadec was born out of a small project idea. The aim was to offer employees an opportunity to get actively involved in the area of sustainability. And this happened with great success.

  • Video
    10/25/2023

    Leadec Factory Talks – Episode 6: Waste Management

    Waste management is no longer just about the disposal of waste. It has evolved from just dumping and burning waste to separate collection, sorting, and recycling to the circular economy, which sees waste as a resource.  Find out more in episode 6 of our Factory Talks.

  • Interview
    10/16/2023

    “The Complete Automotive Industry is Transforming”

    Manufacturers are working to make the transition to electric vehicles. Leadec is right in the middle of it. In this interview, Alexander Doebelin, Vice President E-Mobility in Global Business Development, provides insights into the business and explains where Leadec’s strengths lie in this area.

  • Interview
    09/05/2023

    “Standard Processes Are of No Use to Us in European Semiconductor Manufacturing”

    The semiconductor industry is growing strongly. Manufacturers have their sights firmly set on Europe. And technical services for the fab have a special role to play. In this interview, Dana Nikolaj, Business Director Semiconductor, provides insights into the business and the opportunities for Leadec.

  • Brochure
    07/05/2023

    Sustainability Report 2022

    Since the company’s beginnings more than 60 years ago, Leadec has been a people business. Placing sustainability at the heart of operations, and ensuring this reaches every person and every process, we again took steps and measures in 2022.

  • Article
    05/31/2023

    Sorted, Not Mixed

    Waste separation is one of the biggest challenges in recycling plants. Due to the variety and mixture of different materials, it is often difficult to sort and process the waste efficiently. Automation solutions from Leadec help.

  • Article
    05/02/2023

    Rabbits on the Factory Lawn

    It may sound unusual, but factory sites are increasingly being used to create biodiversity. But what does it take to turn a conventional company site into a near-natural one?

  • Interview
    03/31/2023

    "Our Strength is Our Responsiveness"

    Ulrich Haas is the managing director of Leadec’s newest subsidiary in France. In this interview, he talks about the opportunities and challenges of the market and where the company’s focus lies.

  • Article
    02/23/2023

    With The Power of The Sun

    They are large, they are flat, and they are empty: factory roofs are ideal for mounting photovoltaic systems. For sustainable and independent energy generation. But what are the challenges and what needs to be considered?

  • Video
    01/29/2023

    Experts in the World of Manufacturing: Leadec Factory Talks

    Do you know our interview series “Factory Talks”? Leadec experts around the world talk about topics that are affecting factories and production (plants).

  • Leadec employee checks a defective battery, in the foreground a warning sign for working under high voltage.
    Article
    01/03/2023

    A Second Life for the Battery

    The battery is the heart of an electric vehicle: not only is it the most important component, but also the most expensive, raw material-intensive one. An intelligent battery management system usually ensures a long life. Nevertheless, a defect cannot be ruled out. In such a case, however, the battery does not have to be recycled directly – the alternative is to repair it.

  • Video
    11/22/2022

    Leadec Factory Talks – Episode 5: Sustainable production

    How does a factory become climate-neutral? And how can manufacturers and service provider work together on the zero-emission factory? Find out in episode 5 of our Factory Talks.

  • Two people are sitting in front of a screen and are working on the planning of a factory.
    Article
    11/15/2022

    A Factory for Long-Life Power Batteries

    In Saxony (Germany), the Altech wants to manufacture new solid-state batteries. Leadec is responsible for the planning of plants and production processes for the future-oriented manufacturing.

  • Article
    10/10/2022

    Rickshaw and Co.: E-Mobility on the Indian Market

    By 2030, nearly ten percent of the electric vehicles produced worldwide will be on India’s roads. A market that is currently still in its early stages, but which has enormous potential. What does this mean for Leadec?

  • Interview
    08/24/2022

    Safety at Leadec: Interview with Gordana Djurdjevic

    Gordana Djurdjevic is Corporate Environmental Health and Safety Manager at Leadec for the USA and Canada. In this interview, she reveals her philosophy and talks about the role played by occupational safety in the modern production environment. 

  • Article
    08/10/2022

    "Digital Factory Experience": Virtual Insight Into the Digitized Factory

    From autonomous transport systems to digital weld seam testing - Leadec's range of products and services for the smart factory can now be experienced in a simulated environment. This is now available with a tour on the online platform "Digital Factory Experience".

  • Article
    06/09/2022

    Sustainability in Figures

    Leadec's latest sustainability report takes a look at the figures. And here it becomes clear: the activities to reduce the ecological footprint are paying off. 

  • Article
    06/02/2022

    Innovation, Recycling and the Like – Current Trends in Battery Production

    Six months have passed since Battery Show Europe 2021 - almost an eternity in this field. Since the last show, we have realized new projects and also held many technical discussions with companies, associations and research institutions. In the process, four trends for the factory have emerged.

  • Article
    06/02/2022

    Whitepaper: How Integrated Facility Management Optimizes Production

    ‘Crossing the yellow line’ is the title of our new whitepaper which highlights the benefits of Integrated Facility Management (IFM) for the food & beverage industry. Streamlining all support services through a single efficient model increases asset uptime and reduces maintenance costs.

  • Whitepaper
    06/02/2022

    Whitepaper: Integrated Facility Management (IFM)

    Unwanted machine downtime is a nightmare in the food industry. Our latest white paper explains how integrated facility management can help. 

  • Brochure
    06/01/2022

    Sustainability Report 2021

    Our sustainability program centers around four strategic commitments: managing our environmental impact, acting responsibly toward our employees and society, maintaining integrity as well as adding longterm customer value. Read more in our Sustainability Report. 

  • Article
    04/26/2022

    A First in Finance: Green Factoring

    How are respect for human rights and environmental protection related to the cost of a financial product? More directly than you might think. In Germany, Leadec has now developed and concluded the first so-called ESG-linked factoring agreement with a major financial partner.