Design Assurance Manager

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, Switzerland

What you do

  • Regulate and update Pilatus Design Organisation Approval (DOA) processes in accordance with EASA Part 21 and EN9100
  • Coordination of EASA DOA surveillance audits and annual meetings, including preparation, participation, tracking of findings/CARs and monitoring implementation of corrective actions
  • Support the management of suppliers that perform design activities as well as support of the corporate quality department with the completion of internal audits of the design organisation
  • Contribute to the regular Design Assurance System (DAS) monitoring meetings for reporting to the head of design organisation
  • Liaise with EASA on design organisation related topics to continuously seek to improve and correct procedures

What you bring

  • Bachelor degree in an engineering or related discipline
  • Knowledge of EASA Part 21 requirements and of the EN 9100 quality system
  • Completion of an accredited auditing course is advantageous
  • Experience in aerospace/aviation industry preferred
  • Fluent in English and German is advantageous
  • Good at decision making, negotiating and be able to work well under pressure

What we offer

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

Become part of the Pilatus family

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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Basil Ballweg
Human Resources Manager
Phone: +41 41 619 36 42

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