SwissDrones is one of the globally most advanced companies to transform the aerial intelligence market. Our uncrewed helicopters replace dangerous, polluting, and expensive manned aircraft for critical applications in public safety, search & reconnaissance, and infrastructure inspection globally – enabling safe, low-emission, and cost-effective solutions for a better world.

Intern 80-100% (a)

in Buchs, SG, Switzerland.

What's in for you

  • An emerging game-changer in uncrewed aviation
  • To be part of a high-tech company that is at the forefront of advancing drone technology and innovation
  • A team of over 30 people from (currently) 12 nations and cultures
  • A dynamic, motivated, hands-on and international working environment
  • Transparent communication and open feedback culture with short communication lines
  • Individual work-life balance solutions, flexible working models to support the personal and professional ambitions of our employees
  • Unlimited space for entrepreneurial thinking and participation
  • Respectful treatment at eye level, appreciation and equality
  • Office space and production facilities with good connections to public transport
  • Flexible worktime models
  • Well-known and international customers, suppliers and partners
  • The best team events
  • A strong can-do/will-do culture
  • Steep learning curves, a transparent career plan and trusting mentorship
  • 360° insight and 100% involvement in the processes and development steps of our drones
  • 25 paid vacation days per year

Role and responsibilities

  • Computer aided design (CAD)
  • Creating technical drawings
  • Support testing of components and sub-systems
  • Support testing of the complete drone system
  • Root cause problem solving
  • Technical documentation
  • Updating article master data in ERP system
  • Improving SwissDrones processes and procedures
  • Supporting the design organization team in various projects and topics

Your ideal profile

  • High-school diploma or similar (e.g., Berufs-Matura or Matura/Abitur), ideally with focus on science subjects, e.g., mathematics and physics
  • Ideally currently studying an engineering subject, e.g., mechanical engineering, system engineering, electrical engineering, aviation engineering or similar, optionally planning to study a corresponding subject
  • First experience in one of the major CAD programs is a plus
  • First experience in design, manufacturing, assembly or testing is a plus
  • Fluent in English
  • Experience with Microsoft office suite
  • Can-do attitude
  • High degree of flexibility and working in a dynamic and growing company
  • Team player

We are actively seeking passionate and capable interns who are ready to join our world-class team and shape the future of aerial intelligence. If you are available for a one-year commitment starting in January or February 2024 and are excited about the opportunity to contribute to our dynamic field, we encourage you to send us your job application.