The dream of flying has always been a human fascination, evoking emotions and the sense of freedom. Modern business aviation attracts people who share that passion. People from all over the world converge at Jet Aviation, creating a unique cultural mix. They combine their competencies and skills with one common mission: to serve our customers best!
We continuously challenge and develop our employees, for they are our most valuable asset. Jet Aviation as an international company offers numerous possibilities for development and opens reams of professional perspectives.
In order to reinforce the Upholstery team in Basel we are currently recruiting for a
Workshop Technician - Upholstery Shop (Sattler / Sellier)
Overall job purpose is to support the Upholstery Shop team in order to meet their objectives, in accordance with the applicable Jet Aviation Basel procedures, Aviation Regulations and customer requirements. Perform minor and major repairs on aircraft soft materials (seats, divan,...) by following JBSL procedures.
  • Upholster and Trim of all interior VIP aircraft parts
  • Development and Prototyping
  • Production of new Completion parts
  • Refurbishment of existing Upholstered parts
  • All aspects from Seat upholstery to Panel recovering
  • Curtains and Lavatory parts
  • Carpet and Non Textile Flooring (NTF)
  • Use of hand tools
  • Use of Air and Power tools
  • Sewing machining of Leather and Fabric parts
  • Creating templates in paper, carton etc.
  • Creation of ‘1 off’ parts specific to customer requirements
  • Following drawings and working in accordance with applicable A/C data
  • Daily use of MS Office and SAP
  • Recognized apprenticeship / Diploma in Upholstery
  • Written and spoken English
  • Good communication skills
  • Competent using MS Office
  • Creativity and ability to think outside of the box
  • Team player
  • Capable of working autonomously
  • Flexibility to work overtime and weekends as required
  • Willingness to attend business trip when required


If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application (cover letter, CV).
Jet Aviation AG
Human Resources