Structural Engineer (a)

Fly with us into the future and become part of the team at one of the most innovative aircraft manufacturers in the world.


Your place of work: Stans, Schweiz

Your Tasks

  • Advice internal and external international production sites for PC-12 structural quality notifications, deviations of metallic airframe parts and assemblies
  • Prepare, check and approve dispositions for structural deviations including the substantiation by classical analysis and using the existing finite element models
  • Prepare and check technical memos, certification engineering reports, production instructions and acceptance criteria for process specifications
  • Approve drawing and parts list changes related to above corrective actions
  • Be responsible for the development and certification tasks including the structural substantiation by classical analysis and using the existing finite element model
  • Be responsible for the project management including project definitions and progress reporting

With this you convince us

  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering with focus on aircraft structures or equivalent
  • Several years working experience as structural engineer on primary and secondary structures would be an advantage
  • Sound knowledge in classical stress analysis
  • Familiarity with NASTRAN, FEMAP as well as safe life and damage tolerance analysis knowledge would be an advantage
  • English Level B2, German Level A2 would be an advantage
  • Flexible, innovative and able to work on tight deadlines and changing priorities

What we offer

  • A committed, international team and unique projects 
  • Flexible working hours and individual pension solutions 
  • Support for training and opportunities for personal and professional development 
  • Discounted meals in our staff restaurant and various discounts for employees 
  • Team events at which we celebrate our successes together 

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Your contact

Grazia Diamante
HR Recruiter
Phone: +41 41 619 65 09

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