Schaffner Job Details




Start Date 01.03.2020

Mechanical Engineer / CAD Designer

To strengthen our team at the headquarter in Luterbach (Switzerland) we are looking for a/an
Mechanical Engineer / CAD Designer

Your tasks

  • Provide assistance in the development and realization of customer-specific projects
  • Design of power electronics components
  • Design of plastic injection parts and mechanical switches for the automotive industry
  • Produce 3D models and detail drawings for elements, tooling and assemblies
  • Autonomous development and creation of individual components and assembly using 3D software environment (preferable CATIA V5)
  • Develop technological, innovative and pragmatic solutions
  • Verification of dimensions, tolerances and measures
  • Work directly with the research and development team and assume a coordination role between various departments (development, production and quality)

Your profile

  • Diploma as mechanical or electrotechnical engineer - (i.e. mechatronic engineer with experience in mechanical designing)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Minimum 3 years' experience using 3D software producing technical drawings (preferable in CATIA V5)
  • Previous work experience in the automotive field is of advantage
  • Familiarity with PLM/ERP
  • Knowledge of EMC practices and power electronics components considered a plus
  • Understanding of various materials, fabrication techniques and finishes as well as associated process limitations
  • Engineering documentation skills (e.g. BOMs, Design History, Invention Disclosures, Revision Control)
  • Able to problem solve, working accurately & methodically, often under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Eager to innovate and enthusiastic about going beyond the state of the art
  • Flexible, enthusiastic individual who is self-motivated and able to work well under own initiative
  • Clear and concise communicator with excellent co-ordination, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Fluent in English

What we offer

We offer a challenging position in dynamic and international organization. You will profit from the professional advantages of an environment that supports your personal development and recognizes your achievements. We strive to continue offering a competitive benefits package (e.g. 6 weeks holiday) and great working conditions in a complete new and modern work ambience.


Would you like to create your future with us?

We are looking forward to receive your application until 31.01.2020.

Please send your application to:

Chiara Keller (working days TU/WE/TH) - Phone 0041 32 681 6600
Schaffner EMV AG

Nordstrasse 11e

4542 Luterbach

Schaffner is a leader in the development and production of solutions that assure the efficient and reliable operation of high-performance electronic systems. The product range includes EMC components, upper harmonic filters and magnetic components for the growth markets of energy efficiency, automotive electronics, renewable energies and industrial applications.

Our employees are the key to our success. In a dynamic, international environment, we offer our 2600 or so employees attractive recruitment terms with plenty of scope for individual career path planning. At our location in Luterbach, in Switzerland, on the slope of the southern Jura mountains, you will find a great quality of life with plenty of recreational areas in the vicinity and great transport links to all the cities and regions of Switzerland.