Customer Support Structural Engineer

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

What you do

  • Design of minor and major repairs to metallic airframe structures for specific customer aircraft and standard repairs for the aircraft repair manual
  • Static and fatigue substantiation of minor/major repairs and modifications to metallic airframe structures using traditional and FE analysis methods, plus safe life and damage tolerant analysis
  • Design and substantiation of minor repairs to non primary structure composite parts
  • Analysis of structural suitability of specific airframes for life extension
  • Resolution of civil customer driven issues in the structural engineering domain

What you bring

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical or aeronautical engineering with focus on structural analysis
  • Around 2 years of experience in airframe stress and FDT analysis in the field of customer engineering support
  • Familiarity with NASTRAN, FEMAP or similar packages as well as FDT tools (e.g. AFGROW)
  • English level C1; German knowledge would be an advantage
  • Self-starter with the ability to work with minimum supervision in a dynamic and responsive environment

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

Leon Amrein
Phone: +41 41 619 39 00

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