Design Engineer Blades

  • Your responsibilities

    • Preparation of rotor blade 3D models in CAD
    • Creation of 2D technical drawings for production
    • Plybook preparation and flat pattern derivation for production
    • Liaise with suppliers and production on technical level regarding manufacturability of the rotor blades
    • Optimization of existing rotor blades with focus on structural and dynamic design
    • Proactive and autonomous development of creative solutions to challenging technical problems

  • Your qualifications

    • Minimum of 3 years of professional CAD experience is requested (preferably Simens NX)
    • Experience with free-form modelling and design of composite components
    • Experience with Fibersim is an advantage
    • Strong knowledge of prepreg composite materials and its manufacturing processes
    • Knowledge of EASA Part 21 J&G and CS27 is an advantage
    • Good English language skills, both verbal and in writing
    • Good team player skills, self-driven attitude and the ability to work to fixed deadlines with a strong sense for thoroughness
    We address an independent specialist with distinctive analytical skills, who wants to take an active role within a small team of engineers. The ideal candidate likes to have contacts with internal and external customers, is able to assume increased responsibility and has a sane portion of assertiveness.
    If you are willing to take part in creating the next generation of helicopters in a highly collaborative environment, then you are the right one for our team!

  • Our offer

    If you are interested to know more about us please contact us or send your complete application documents in English in a single pdf file including following documents:
    • Cover letter (including Photo and Nationality; only Swiss Nationals, EU Nationals or valid Swiss Working Permit)
    • Reference Code
    • CV
    • Diplomas
    • Employment references
    Please note that after thorough consideration of your application you will only be contacted if we require additional information or if you are selected to continue in the recruitment process.

  • Your next step

    Please send your complete application documents in English.

    Should you have any questions, please contact us at
  • Location

    Department of Blades located in CH-8620 Wetzikon.
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