Composite Technician

Job description

Skypull SA is looking for an Composite technician or engineer to join the team in Canton Ticino in Switzerland. Our system makes use of Altitude Wind Energy to provide green energy. It works by having a VTOL Drone flying autonomously in the presence of strong winds while being attached with a tether to a motor/generator winch system which produces electricity.

You will be responsible for the realization of the drones, coordinating a work group of 3 people, implementing the required composite manufacturing techniques in realizing fixed wing drones with multiple electrical motors.

By joining Skypull, you will become part of a talented team and have a positive impact not only on the team, but also the organization itself. With us, you will have the chance to shape the future of airborne wind energy.

We are a company that values diversity and seek to have a balanced team of women and men. We specifically encourage women to apply to this position.

 

Requirements

Prototype  production  of RC model ultralight planes skills

A significant experience in different  composite manufacturing techniques like wet lay-up, vacuum, sandwich construction , epoxy glueing, etc.

Experience in assembling models with adequate speed and precision.

Problem solving skills.

Capability to draft technical reports in English.

Swiss nationality or valid Swiss permit or EU/EFTA nationality.

A plus is ability of using 3d printing machine, hot wire and CNC machines, with particular reference to CNC cutting foam machines.

 

What we offer:

An opportunity for you to take leadership of part of the project.

A competitive salary with a stock option plan.

A place in a fast growing hig-tech startup focused on a truly disruptive innovative technology.

The possibility to make a difference in the fight for climate change.