Kiel Group is one of Europe's leading manufacturers of passenger seating systems for buses and rail vehicles on the local, regional and intercity level.

Within its companies located in Germany, Poland, Turkey, Netherlands, Spain, France, USA and Russia and with round 1.200 employees, Kiel is a strong and reliable partner to satisfy the needs of its customers.

Around the globe, Kiel is acknowledged for its high-quality products, unrivaled expertise, know-how and its dedicated workforce. With the new company “Kiel Macedonia”, located in Zhelino (Tetovo), Kiel will continue its engagement for their customers, by producing seats for buses and railway.

For our branch in Zhelino, we are looking for a talented, experienced and initiative personality in the following position:





  • Coordinate new projects
  • Define and secure all needed materials, tooling and equipment for new projects
  • Coordinate with Procurement, Production and Quality for producing initial samples and SOP of new projects
  • Review of order specific installation requirements such as:
    • Layouts,
    • Test and verification
    • Adaptive design of a new parts
  • Comply with the Legal and Quality standards (defined functional dimensions, inspection planning, QS support)
  • Risk Assessment (Design – FMEA)
  • Creating project presentation to assist in the project bidding phase
  • Monitor and prepare  2D and 3-D documentation such as:
    • Assembly drawings
    • Drawings for welded assembly parts
    • Other
  • Checking BOMs’ and the conformity between designs and BOM in SAP
  • Assisting in devices construction
  • Supporting in construction of prototypes
  • Provide prompt and effective follow-up of tasks and responsibilities.
  • Maintain accurate records of conversations, meetings and expenses,
  • Maintain cooperative relations with all internal departments and fellow employees.


Requirements and qualifications:

  • University degree in Mechanical engineering
  • Min. 3 year of experience on similar position
  • Good knowledge of MS-Office especially Excel
  • Proficient SAP User
  • Proven track record for developing, installation, drawing preparation, & coordination
  • Prior experience in project initialization
  • Well spoken and written English language
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to connect with & positively influence all levels of the organization.



  • Organized transport
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Daily meals
  • Committed team members with broad experience who share a common passion to build a world class business


Our offer:

Of course, we offer a compensation package that matches your qualifications. More importantly, we offer you a work environment that gives you the opportunity to steadily further develop. You will work in different projects. You and your manager regularly reflect on and make plans for your development and interests. Kiel is international and inclusive organization where it is easy to connect with colleagues.


Further information and application:

You are welcome to contact us on for further information about the position. Please send your application in English with notice for the position “PROJECT R&D DESIGNED"

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.