Mechanical Engineer III

Pilatus is hiring a Mechanical Engineer III to join our team in Broomfield, CO. Under minimal supervision, you will provide engineering design and support for modifications to PC-12 and PC-24 aircraft in accordance with work instructions, customer specifications, and company and regulatory requirements. You will also work closely with other engineering disciplines and production technicians to develop and implement technical solutions. Take your career to the next level by joining Pilatus Business Aircraft!


Your place of work: Broomfield, USA

What you do

  • Produces 2D drawings and 3D CAD models for parts, wire harnesses, and cable assemblies including related bill of materials and aircraft installation instructions
  • Works closely with production technicians to ensure drawings and models conform to engineering design, customer specifications, and are in compliance with established company and industry standard practices
  • Originates specifications, control documents, verification and validation plans, procedures, reports, and other documentation in support of design and development activities
  • Produces discipline-related engineering reports, calculations, and other substantiation documents and oversees outside specialists to obtain compliance verification and approval
  • Develops repair documents and approvals for PC-12 and PC-24 aircraft
  • Works closely with Quality Assurance to obtain aircraft specific documentation approvals as needed
  • Researches, tests, and analyzes the feasibility, design, operation, and performance of equipment, components, and systems
  • Prepares material for and conducts periodic design reviews­
  • Other Duties/Responsibilities
  • Administers and maintains the engineering library and related publications
  • Implements change management policies and procedures through Teamcenter

What you bring

  • BS Degree in aeronautical or mechanical engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3-5 years of related experience in aviation required
  • Must be proficient in the use of Solid Edge with Siemens Teamcenter or comparable 2D/3D CAD suite
  • Experience with Cadence OrCAD or comparable ECAD suite desirable
  • Familiarity and demonstrated experience with FAR Part 23 compliance requirements desired
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret mechanical drawings and electrical schematics
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office and SharePoint
  • High standards of accuracy and quality
  • Self-disciplined, capable of handling multiple, simultaneous projects and tasks
  • Must qualify as a U.S. person in compliance with ITAR 22 CFR 120.15

What we offer

  • 11 paid holidays a year, plus 15 days of paid vacation time, and 6 days of paid sick/personal time to start with an increase to 20 days of paid vacation time after 5 years with Pilatus
  • 90% of medical, dental, and vision premiums paid for single coverage and 80% for family coverage, averaging $9, 600 annually
  • Monthly health savings account (HSA) contributions totaling $2, 250 for single coverage and $3, 000 for family coverage annually
  • 401(k) retirement plan matching up to 6%
  • Life and long-term disability insurance premiums paid in full
  • Tuition assistance available annually after the first year

Become part of the Pilatus family

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Your contact

Amber Langhart

Phone: +1 303 410 2750

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