Trainee Materials & Processes (Metals & Surfaces)

  • Kopter Group AG specializes in the development, production, commercialization and support of a new generation of helicopters. It is based in the Zurich region and currently employs 250 people. Its first model, the single turbine SH09, offers the highest standards of safety, comfort and performance, coupled with low operating costs. Additionally, it provides the largest cabin/cargo volumes, outstanding modularity and the latest generation of electronic systems. Built for the most demanding missions, the SH09 helicopter is generating an excellent market response.
  • Your responsibilities

    • Reviewing existing documentation and amendment as required
    • Literature researching on current metal topics, e.g. contact corrosion, tribology
    • Coordination of test series (static/dynamic/corrosive) on metallic materials
    • Dimensioning and preparation of samples
    • Planning and organizing tests of functional coatings on metals
    • Evaluation and entry of material data in GrantaMI data bank
  • Your qualifications

    • Study of aerospace engineering, materials science or mechanical engineering
    • Basic knowledge regarding the characterization of materials
    • Good knowledge 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. Our office is located in Wetzikon ZH.
  • Location

    Department of Materials & Processes located in CH-8620 Wetzikon.
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