Why Alpha Trains?
Because I can speak five different languages within one day and without moving from my desk.

Ann Horsten
Lease Administration Manager

For our office in Antwerp we are looking for a

Project Manager (f/m/d)

Alpha Trains has owned and leased locomotives and passenger trains for nearly 24 years. More than 130 employees of various nationalities are active across Europe. Our more than 1,000 locomotives and passenger trains are utilized in 22 European countries.


Who we are looking for

We are seeking a proactive Project Manager to lead diverse operations at Alpha Trains, overseeing locomotive projects and ensuring their timely completion within budget. The ideal candidate will bring technical expertise, an engineering background, and strong communication skills to drive collaboration and success across our multinational team.



  • Take the lead on daily operations for exciting projects, from crafting new locomotives to revamping existing ones
  • Ensure projects stay on track, meeting deadlines and budgetary targets while achieving outlined objectives
  • Develop roadmap success stories with comprehensive project plans, complete with key milestones assessment checkpoints, and success criteria
  • Be the engine behind securing subsidies, offering vital support in application processes alongside the Senior Project Manager
  • Keep stakeholders on track with regular updates on project progress reports and key developments
  • Collaborate with the talented team project team to fine-tune project tools and streamline operational processes
  • Coordinate the partnership between internal teams and external partners, ensuring seamless cooperation throughout the project lifecycle


If you are excited about joining our team, here is what we are looking for in the ideal candidate:

  • A talent for technical project management or a proven record of technical project initiatives
  • Showcase your engineering expertise with a relevant degree
  • A robust comprehension of railway manufacturing or railway signaling is essential for our ideal candidate. We also welcome candidates with comparable substantial experience in diverse technical sectors
  • Business savvy to manage contracts, stakeholders, and documentation with ease
  • Efficiently manage multiple tasks, ensuring projects progress seamlessly on various fronts.
  • Stellar communication skills, both written and verbal, to keep everyone on the same track
  • A talent for negotiation and relationship-building that keeps projects moving forward
  • Fluency in English and at least one other European language, with a strong preference for German proficiency


At Alpha Trains we have a mission: to keep our employees happy. So, we go the extra mile to make your working life more enjoyable: From fresh apples in our office fruit basket to annual company offsites, from bike leasing options so you can get to the office in style to an insurance package that gives you the peace of mind you need. Want more transparency? Attend our weekly town hall meetings. And because we are all about collaboration, we keep our hierarchies flat and friendly.

And, last but not least, prepare to meet the most awesome, dedicated and party-ready colleagues at Alpha Trains.

Not fully convinced? We asked our colleagues: what makes working at Alpha Trains special: Employee film



Please submit your detailed application documents with a CV and a cover letter as a PDF file by email to: HR_at_alphatrains.eu. You are also welcome to contact us without any obligation and directly by telephone:

Senior HR Manager

Sabine De Graeve


My contact details

Alpha Trains Belgium N.V.
Leon Stynenstraat 75A, BE - 2000 Antwerpen

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