Companies & Jobs
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Technology & Industry
Many high-quality jobs in industry, engineering and material sciences are on offer. Several global players are based in Leoben, including voestalpine, AT&S and RHI.
Research & Development
Leoben University is not only an excellent education provider but also an important employer in the region. In addition to Leoben University, there are numerous internationally renowned research institutions (in German) based in Leoben.
Health, Trade & Others
LKH Hochsteiermark State Hospital, the LCS shopping centre in the city centre and the Justice Centre Leoben do not only ensure a very good infrastructure for Leoben, they are also important employers in the Mur-Mürz region.
Support for start-ups
Global players in Leoben
Many international companies that are among the global leaders in their industries are based in Leoben. These leading companies offer high-quality employment for the inhabitants in the region and shape Leoben as a modern place of business, industry and technology.
Together with Leoben University, Leoben-based research institutes and start-up companies they also demonstrate the innovative power of the Upper Styrian region.
Business segment: AT&S is a global leader in the production of high-end circuit boards and IC substrates. Leoben is home to the headquarters of the global player, a production plant and a research unit of the group.
Business segment: Gösser, probably the best- known Austrian beer brand, is located in Leoben. The brewery in the Leoben-Göss district is also a sustainability pioneer, as only renewable energy is used for the brewing process.
Business segment: The company specialises in the production and processing of machines and equipment, in particular as a manufacturer of plant for bulky material handling.
Business segment: Knapp Systemintegration is part of the international Knapp Group and manages global logistics projects. The branch in Leoben specialises in the food and empties logistics.
Business segment: Mayr-Melnhof Holz is one of the leading European companies in the field of timber processing and sawn timber. The company’s headquarters and a sawmill are located in Leoben.
Business segment: ÖSTU Stettin is an internationally operating Leoben-based construction company, operating in the fields of structural and civil engineering, tunnel and shaft construction.
Business segment: The international refractory group RHI Magnesita GmbH operates one of its largest, multi-disciplinary R&D sites in Leoben.
Business segment: The voestalpine Group is a global leader in areas such as steel and wire production and railway infrastructure. The company has a long tradition in Leoben-Donawitz and today operates state-of-the-art plants and branches of its Metal Engineering Division here.
Apprenticeship positions in the region
Many of the leading companies located in Leoben offer future-oriented training and apprenticeship positions for young people.
Apprenticeships offered by the leading companies in Leoben: