Tooling Design Engineer (m/f/d)

Airport Leipzig, Airport Oberpfaffenhofen Permanent Full-time 2022-0185

This is what drives you

You have a clear idea of what you want: To contribute to the vision of safe and energy-efficient flying, in a team of like-minded aviation enthusiasts who are determined to shape the future of aviation.

This is what you can do

The position holder will be supporting the test aircraft production in Oberpfaffenhofen, as well as industrialization for the final assembly line in Leipzig with the following key tasks:

  • Identification and specification of required jigs and tools based on assembly and test processes specified by the Manufacturing Engineering Specialists and in accordance with current industry standards and all regulatory obligations to ensure usability for the designated purpose (e.g. occupational safety legislation)
  • Responsibility to coordinate and assess request for proposals (RFPs) with potential jig & tool suppliers
  • Focal point for contracted suppliers to design & manufacture specified jigs and tools from contracting to delivery & acceptance to the production line
  • Introduction and training of personnel using tools within the production process
  • Specification and consolidation of overall product tooling register (including jigs and tools for component manufacturing, assembly and test)
  • Control that all specified maintenance tasks are performed as per tooling register
  • Ensure that all applicable requirements and specifications are kept up to date, cascade and compliance to all relevant suppliers and stakeholder is ensured

Please note that the place of work will be Oberpfaffenhofen until launch of the production in Leipzig. From start of the production in Leipzig, the work place will be in Leipzig.

You’ll bring this with you

  • Bachelor Degree in Manufacturing (Systems) Engineering or equivalent
  • > 5 years practical experience in Tooling Design and industrialization in assembly line context
  • Ability to perform Tooling Design in CATIA V5
  • very good communication skills in German and English
  • teamwork oriented
  • interest in new technologies and service-oriented mindset

This is who we are

We are an aircraft manufacturer with a strong heritage looking to continue our story. Headquartered to the west of Munich, we are recognized by international aviation authorities as a development, manufacturing and maintenance company, That is why today we are focusing our full energy on developing and manufacturing a new generation of technically advanced aircraft in Germany. Share with us the vision and ambition to drive the transformation of flying and to make our contribution to safe and energy-efficient air transport.

We are looking forward to your application!

Deutsche Aircraft GmbH
Human Resources
Airport Oberpfaffenhofen
82234 Weßling - Germany