Zühlke – Empowering Ideas


Mechanical Engineer (Systems Engineer - plastics)

Zurich - Switzerland
Product Innovation
Zühlke - empowering talent. Special tasks are commonplace with us. We combine business and technology competencies to create solutions that inspire our customers. For them, we develop commercially successful products, services and business models for the digital future - from the idea to realization and operation. What we need for this: Your talent.

Your Role
  • You will live out your passion for product development while working on exciting customer projects with a very enthusiastic team.
  • In our projects, you will take on various tasks in the realization of innovative new products. Plastics will play a central role in your daily business. You take over the design and sizing of the parts and are the first contact person during the entire procurement process. During commissioning, you will be responsible for ensuring the final functionality and quality of the parts.
  • You will work in close collaboration with our customers from various industries and develop products for consumer goods, medical technology or industrial applications.

Your talent
  • With your university degree in mechanical engineering with a specialization in plastics technology (FH, ETH), you have an in-depth knowledge of mechanics.
  • In your several years of work in the development of plastic parts, you have already been able to gain some experience and know about the specific characteristics of polymers.
  • You can use the modern CAD systems (SolidWorks, Creo) professionally.
  • You are a motivated team player and enjoy working in teams on challenging tasks.
  • Quality is very important to you, and you have a constant thirst for knowledge of the latest technologies.
  • Additional experience in the development of medical devices is an advantage.
  • Thanks to your communicative personality, you feel comfortable in interdisciplinary teams, and you work customer-oriented, from the idea to the complete solution implementation.
  • You like to network with other engineers and are open to exchange of experiences.
  • You speak German fluently and have very good English skills.

Why Zühlke
  • Unique culture - we communicate openly with each other, assess ourselves honestly and enjoy working in a team
  • Further development – we invest 10% of our turnover in the development of our employees. We help you grow through continuous, high-quality training
  • Knowledge exchange - we have an interdisciplinary approach, culture of knowledge sharing and learning from each other
  • International topic groups – we exchange experience, knowledge and support each other in our further development within our internal communities
  • Great workplace – we offer a culture of trust, encourage you to think outside the box and to share your ideas

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