Senior 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, Switzerland

Your Tasks

  • Resolve customers' structural engineering issues
  • Perform stress analysis of primary and secondary aerostructures, using classical hand calculations, FEA and F&DT software
  • Design structural repairs with the aid of engineering drawings and 3D CAD models
  • Prepare and check structural repair memoranda and their substantiation
  • Specify requirements for the update of aircraft technical publications
  • Lead engineering projects, including changes to type design

With this you convince us

  • Bachelor's degree in aeronautical engineering or a related discipline 
  • 7+ years of experience in the field of aircraft structural engineering 
  • Familiarity with MSC NASTRAN, FEMAP or similar FEM packages
  • Fluency in English (C1); German is an advantage
  • High level of self-motivation and ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously whilst ensuring correct prioritisation to meet customers' operational requirements

What we offer

  • A committed, international team and unique projects 
  • Flexible working hours and individual pension solutions 
  • Support for training and opportunities for personal and professional 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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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Leon Amrein
Phone: +41 41 619 39 00

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