Engineering Trainee - Materials & Processes

Fly with us into the future and become part of the team at one of the most innovative aircraft manufacturers in the world. Our engineering departments have immediate openings for Engineering Trainees in the following disciplines:

  • Materials & Processes


Your place of work: Stans, Schweiz

What you do

  • You will learn the basics of aircraft development, construction and production as part of a trainee programme that can be adapted on an individual basis
  • Depending on your specialisation you will work in various areas of our Engineering and Production units: 4-month introduction in your specialisation / 9-month consolidation: Flight Physics, Flight Test, Safety, Reliability and Maintainability, Certification, After-sales service, Procurement, Quality Assurance and other specialist areas in engineering, assembly and maintenance
  • Additional internal training (e.g. Design Organisation processes, project management, aircraft familiarisation, etc.)
  • At the end of your trainee programme it is intended you start your career in aerospace in Pilatus's Engineering team.

What you bring

  • Completed University study (ETH/EPFL/ZHAW or equivalent) in Materials Science
  • Strong interest in aviation and innovation
  • Fluency in German, English to at least level B2
  • Logical thinking and problem solving
  • Ability to work to processes and procedures both independently and as part of an international team
  • Adaptability, willingness to learn and initiative

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

  • We want to address everyone with our job ad's and are committed to diversity in our company – we are looking forward to receiving your online application
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Fly with us

We look forward to your online application

Your contact

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

Apply online