Project manager power plants with focus on Eastern Europe (m/f/x)

About Us

With some 1,800 employees, Fichtner is Germany’s leading independent planning and consultancy enterprise. We are global players and tackle challenging projects in more than 100 countries. Among our clients are companies from the sectors of central utility supplies and waste management, international development and commercial banks, investors, public administrations, and energy-intensive industrial enterprises. We offer our clients a unique combination of engineering consultancy with classical management consultancy.

About The Division

When planning thermal power plants, our clients put their trust in our decades of experience in all classical planning tasks, ranging from conceptual development through to site supervision and management of commissioning. Fichtner handles all contract sections, from civil and process engineering to mechanical engineering through to electrical and I&C engineering.

Our in-depth knowledge of all influencing factors, processes and planning steps provides the basis for optimizing operation and evaluating existing plants.

Alongside cutting-edge technology and general economic efficiency, our increasingly sophisticated planning and consultancy services focus on environmental protection and sustainability as well as the goal of achieving climate neutrality in the medium to long term. Additionally, high standards of plant safety and operator-friendliness and, in particular, on-time completion within budget today require the utmost care and attention by our teams of experienced experts.

We are looking to fill a permanent position as

Project Manager Power Plants with focus on Eastern Europe (m/f/x)

Your Tasks

The range of your tasks includes the development of feasibility and concept studies, preliminary and basic design, the preparation of specifications, the preparation of tenders and bid evaluation up to the award of contracts as well as the detailed analysis and evaluation of plants and projects within the scope of our technical due diligences. Furthermore the support for the execution of process engineering disciplines, interface coordination, coordination in multidisciplinary teams with customers and other project participants.

  • Independent management and execution of energy systems, power plant and district heating projects with focus on Eastern European projects with interdisciplinary and international teams
  • Selection, management and supervision of local subcontractors
  • Technical support of our Eastern European business development team in the preparation, clarification, presentation and negotiation of our proposals to clients

Your Profile

  • You have a master's degree in process engineering, mechanical engineering or comparable
  • You have at least 10 years of professional experience in the field of energy systems construction, power plant engineering or district heating supply with proven experience in Russian-designed plants. You've worked mostly in planning and engineering of new built as well as retrofit projects. Commissioning experience is beneficial
  • Fluent command of the Ukrainian or Russian language as well as fluent English (oral and written) are a prerequisite
  • Basic knowledge of the German language is an advantage
  • You are a team player willing to travel with the interest to take over responsibility in regional as well as international projects.

Corporate Benfits

  • We provide an environment that unites enduring value with innovative capability
  • Culture of staff appreciation, equal opportunity and attractive career prospects in an international job environment with staff originating from more than 40 nations
  • Long-term development opportunities, with our staff’s average length of service standing at 10 years
  • Wide degree of latitude, flexible working hours and the ability to work under your own responsibility
  • Comprehensive fringe benefits, workplace health promotion, e-bike leasing, company get-togethers and communal sporting activities
  • Conveniently located offices with company car park and very good connections to public transportation
  • An office canteen with a choice of freshly prepared menus
  • A comprehensive and thorough induction with the possibility to participate in training and further education programs as well as languages courses in a company whose support you can always rely on and a working environment that promotes job satisfaction

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Additional information

Additional information


Fichtner GmbH & Co. KG

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Your contact

Christoph Beck
+ 49 711 8995 1595 1550



By submitting your application, you confirm that you have read the data protection information of the Fichtner Group. For more information about how your personal data is handled and how to exercise your rights, please view our Data Protection guideline.