Composite Prototype 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, Switzerland

What you do

  • Take on a leading role for composite prototype and test part manufacturing in a diverse range of greenfield development projects
  • Prepare manufacturing, technology and development process input to support reviews meetings and certification efforts
  • Prepare risk assessments for new composite design concepts from a material & technology standpoint
  • Define material qualification and technology verification needs as fitting into the general composite development framework at Pilatus
  • Support shopfloor and serial maturity projects with regards to optimized processing methods

What you bring

  • Masters degree in Material Science or Mechanical Engineering with specialization on lightweight materials
  • Sound and proven experience in composite manufacturing technologies, including hands-on experience with prototype build processes
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a composite-related aviation engineering environment
  • Fluent in English and German (C1 verbal and written)
  • Ability to closely cooperate with all stakeholders in an inter-disciplinary and vertically-integrated team
  • Highly motivated, assertive mindset with the ability to work under challenging timescales 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

  • 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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Your contact

Lisa Kulbatzki
Phone: +41 41 619 66 29

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