Working at Leistritz

We are a mechanical engineering company, which is rich in tradition, owner-managed, and medium-sized. We stand out with flat hierarchies and an excellent working atmosphere in which our employees can fulfill their potential. We give you the opportunity to apply your knowledge in our company and to actively participate in the designing of our products and processes. In addition, we are committed to bringing family and work into balance. 

Leistritz - rich in tradition and medium-sized

With us, you will find many of the benefits of a typical medium-sized company:

  • flat hierarchies which allow for quick decisions
  • good communication and collaboration at all levels of the company
  • a broad, varied range of responsibilities
  • with us, creative thinking is welcome and encouraged

The Leistritz Group

Leistritz stands for technologically sophisticated products and a high level of innovation. We are a globally active group of companies with the four business units of turbine, pump, extrusion and production technology under the umbrella of Leistritz AG.

Info at a glance

Company formowner-managed, medium-sized
Year of founding1905
Number of employeesapprox. 1,700
Turnover p.a.approx. EUR 260 million

Turbine Technology

Blades, BLISKs, discs and components for turbines and compressors

From forged parts through to ready-to-install products, our manufacturing solutions ensure precision and reliability in aircraft engines and power plants.

As one of the biggest suppliers in this market sector worldwide, we provide the full package of skills required here both nationally and internationally.

Pump Technology

Screw pumps and systems

Leistritz supplies screw pumps and systems with drive powers of up to 2.5 MW for applications in the oil and gas industry, shipbuilding, chemistry, energy technology and many more.

Screw pumps are positive displacement pumps which are used for the pumping and metering of fluids with a wide variety of viscosities.

Extrusion Technology

Extruders and extrusion lines

Leistritz builds extruders and turnkey extrusion lines for a multitude of applications, in the plastics, packaging and pharmaceutical industries among others.

Strong knowledge in terms of mechanical engineering, electrotechnical and process technology forms the basis for the design of our lines.

Production Technology

Machine tools, tools and tube technology

Leistritz supplies solutions for complex production tasks. Our range of products can be divided into the following sectors: machine tools, solid carbide tools and tube technology.

We supply a wide variety of industries, above all the automotive and oil and gas industries, as well as aviation and general mechanical engineering.

This speaks for us

Our employees are more than just a personnel number to us!
Fair dealings based on partnership are important to us! This applies to everyone, regardless of position or period of employment.

We offer individual solutions for our employees' concerns! We are proud to be able to celebrate employment periods of 25, 40 or even more years with our employees every year.

We see ourselves as a company which takes social responsibility seriously and acts sustainably. The health of our employees is very important to us. Activities such as company runs, "Bike to Work", back pain prevention courses, vaccinations, etc. are regularly on offer.

Medium-sized company with big benefits

You can find numerous benefits with us: We offer models for an occupational pension plan and remuneration in line with the rates for the metal and electrical industry (Nuremberg and Pleystein) and the iron and steel industry (Remscheid). Flexible working time models allow for compatibility between family and career.

Our employees enjoy a range of benefits:

  • Cafeterias in Nuremberg and Remscheid 
  • Discounts from numerous regional and national providers
  • Corporate subscription for the public transport in the Nuremberg region