Ground Support Engineer

Job Description

Our small team of four people is looking for a dedicated team member to ensure the support to the Aircraft Engineers so we can maintain the entire SWISS and Edelweiss fleet.

Starting date:  June 01, 2022

You may apply in English or German.


  • Ensuring all ground equipment within S/TM is maintained, controlled, and recorded correctly
  • Executes inspections and repairs on SWISS Ground Equipment according to the schedule available in the system AMOS and the respective manuals from Manufacture as per MOE and ProX
  • Performing regular checks on cars
  • Performing daily, weekly, and yearly checks on Ground Support Equipment as required
  • Inventory control of GSE, to ensure all data in AMOS is up to date
  • Ensuring that the rules and regulations of Occupational Safety & Health are followed at all times and that the personal protection equipment is available
  • Work closely together with all S/TM Departments, Line Engineers, Production Management, and external providers
  • Responsible for the oxygen/nitrogen bottles, organizing the replacement when needed
  • Acting in a professional and responsible manner at all times


  • Successful completion of Mechanical apprenticeship or, min. 1-year practical experience within a Technical field (Warehouse / Logistics / Mechanics)
  • Good computer knowledge / Word / Outlook. AMOS preferred
  • Ability to work within a team but also independently
  • Cat B’s driving license is mandatory
  • Good English / German language skills, spoken & written
  • Portraying a positive, flexible approach towards performing day-to-day business for the areas of responsibility
  • Experience within Aviation beneficial
  • Willingness to work various Shifts 24/7


About Swiss International Air Lines AG

It’s the little differences that make working at SWISS so appealing. The fact, for example, that we treat every detail with care, see the quality in terms of hospitality and view nationality through an international lens. In a similar way, we see variety as richness, a job as an experience, and SWISS as a world of inspiration. You, too, will be stimulated in our special working environment – one in which, wherever you are, you’ll always feel: Truly SWISS …. where people matter.