SMS Concast AG is a global engineering company based in Zurich, Switzerland, with subsidiaries abroad. SMS Concast AG is one of the world leaders in engineering, supply of equipment and construction for continuous casting plants for long product application. We are part of the SMS group who generate sales of more than EUR 2.8 billion with some 14,000 employees worldwide. The sole owner of the holding company SMS GmbH is the Familie Weiss Foundation. A performance-based corporate culture in a strong family company with a global presence are excellent reasons for shaping your future with us.
Expand your horizons by joining the team at SMS Concast AG, Zurich, as a
Mechanical Engineer (m/f/d)
Embedded in our engineering and development team you will be responsible for the future development and execution or our core engineering. This will cover the continuous improvement of our design in cost, quality and functionality as well as the adaptation of the engineering to specific customer requests. You are excited and thrilled by the combination of various physical phenomena like high temperature, rough environment and precise, highly accurate engineering at the same time. You will support our sales team in defining innovative, differentiating engineering solutions. During project execution you will manage the efficient and timely engineering together with our subsidiary in India and other external engineering partners which execute the modelling and detail engineering. Furthermore you like the international flavor and assignment flexibility of a small but globally active company. Throughout the execution of the project, you will work closely with the project managers, the procurement department, workshops, commissioning personnel and subcontractors. During occasional operations on site, you will familiarize yourself with your equipment during use in production.
For this challenging and varied role we are looking for candidates with a degree in engineering (Technical University for Applied Science, BSc or MSc) who have several years experience in development or engineering of mechanical equipment. The position requires broad technical expertise in general plant design and engineering as well as a willingness to assume responsibility. You also have the ability to work very independently, take a structured approach to your work and offer excellent communications and project leadership skills. A sound knowledge of CAD (preferably AutoCad and Inventor) is essential as is very good written and spoken English and a willingness to travel internationally at very short notice (approx. 10%).
Would you like to take on responsibility in an international working environment and play a part in shaping the future with us? We can offer you an extremely interesting and varied role in a very well-positioned, dynamic and successful company, the opportunity to be actively involved in international projects, and an attractive, centrally located workplace in the city of Zurich. You will also be welcomed into a friendly, diversified and supportive working environment.