Trainee Materials & Processes - Composites

  • As a Swiss leader in Rotary-wing aircraft innovation, Kopter Group AG specializes in the design, development and Swiss based production, of a new generation of helicopters.
    Based in the Zurich region, with our Global Headquarters in Wetzikon (ZH) and a production facility in Mollis (GL), Kopter is currently enjoying a healthy expansion in all divisions. With a skilled workforce in excess of 250 aviation professionals, in a very multinational environment, we nurture a creative and collaborative environment.
    Our first model, the single turbine SH09, offers the highest industry standards in safety, comfort and performance, coupled with impressively low operating costs. Additionally, our aircraft offer the largest in class cabin/cargo volumes, outstanding modularity and the latest generation of electronic systems. Built for the most demanding environments and challenges, the SH09 helicopter is generating an incredible response in the global market.
  • Your responsibilities

    • Supporting the team in the evaluation and analysis of (internal/external) experiments and in the preparation of reports
    • Creating drawings for the production of monolithic and sandwich panels
    • Planning and managing panel production in coordination with external component suppliers
    • Sampling and preparing samples in our test center in Näfels
    • Planning and executing test series for the characterization of composite constructions
    • Stat. evaluation of the test results using STAT17
    • Integrating results into GRANTA MI composite database
  • Your qualifications

    • Study of aerospace engineering, materials science or mechanical engineering
    • Knowledge regarding the characterization of materials is an advantage
    • Skilled craftsmanship for sample preparation
    • Good command of written and spoken English; German would be a plus
    • Proactive and independent thinking and acting
    • Very good organizational skills
    • High social competence and communication skills
    • Duration of internship: at least 6 months

    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

    We are offering an interesting job opportunity in an entrepreneurial environment with room to grow in every dimension. Your place of work would be in Näfels GL.
  • Location

    Department of Materials & Processes located in CH-8752 Näfels.
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