Stans, Switzerland

Start Your Career at Pilatus and Take Off Into the World of Aviation!

Pilatus has a long tradition of encouraging talent, and attaches great importance to this goal. Pilatus has always been keen to attract and support young professionals. A wide range of training programmes provide an in-depth insight into the aviation industry and a wealth of exciting career opportunities.

Apply for a practical placement to experience everyday working life at Pilatus, learning the basics of your chosen field as you progress. Or join us as a trainee after graduating or completing basic vocational training and look forward to a diverse and fascinating environment. Trainee programmes are carefully tailored to match the candidate’s background and aptitudes. Different content is taught across a variety of disciplines depending on your chosen field of expertise.

Available positions are advertised here.

We currently offer the following training programmes at Pilatus:


Trainee programmes


Bachelor/Master Theses

There are no current opportunities for Bachelor or Master theses. Please check our website for details of availability.


Solid Training Pays Off!

A practical placement or trainee programme at Pilatus is an excellent investment and opens the door to a wide range of career opportunities.

“Started out as a Structural Development Trainee at Pilatus, then Engineering Trainee and is now Project Engineer”