Since 1967, Jet Aviation has been crafting flight in its smoothest form. From one hangar in Basel, Switzerland, to some 4,000 employees, and some 50 locations worldwide. Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales, Charter, Completions, Defence, FBO, Fixed and Rotary Wing Maintenance, and Staffing. Behind every seamless Jet Aviation experience, is a team of dedicated professionals perfecting the art of flight. The artisans of aviation. The craft that brings our customers’ journey to life. In the hangar, on the ground, and behind the scenes. Enabling global flight, with passion.
We are looking forward to take you on board as
Mechanical Engineer
Integrated within the engineering department, the Mechanical Engineer performs, manages, follows as well as supervises mechanical activities on a project.
  • Prepare and collect all data, clarify quotation, valid and secure hours sold and assumptions
  • Design mechanical design principle and system architecture during the project upfront phase
  • Define properly the mechanical interfaces with supplier, ensure various support and follow-up
  • Distribute and prioritize tasks and sub-projects among the project assigned staff in reference to the available manpower capacity, staff skills and tasks constraints
  • Realize engineering 3D models and 2D drawings for mechanical parts, assembly and installation drawings as per: Engineering mechanical design rules and processes (material and processes guideline, sheet metal rules, machined rules, standard and fasteners selection and installation rules, bonding and grounding), CPR instructions, BIGs, Projects milestones, Quality required
  • Motivate and guide assigned staff to reach the goals (schedule, quality and cost) 
  • Ensure a design to weight and design to cost approach in accordance with project requirement
  • React and address immediately risk items, identify and chase project roadblocks and identify all gaps between the activity performed and the scope sold to the customer
  • Rework (Revision, DS, Concession) on 3D Parts, assembly drawing and installation drawing
  • Prepare-Check-Release certification and compliance documentation
  • Participate and/or witness tests and prepare the corresponding report as require
  • Bachelor’s degree in functional area or related professional field from an accredited university
  • several years of experience in VIP Engineering mechanical domains and Management
  • Proficient with CAE & CAD tools (i.e. AutoCAD, Catia V5, Siemens NX, TeamCenter, etc.), and Microsoft Office
  • Good and positive communication, team spirit
  • Comfortable to work in a fast paced and constantly changing environment
  • Fluent in English (oral and written), French and/or German is a plus
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 in English.