Vacancies CAD Engineer (Fixtures)
Surface Solutions Segment | Velka Ida



CAD Engineer (Fixtures)

We are looking for CAD Engineer to be based in Velka Ida (Slovakia). The successful candidate will  be responsible for development of design solutions for components, assemblies and systems, focused on fixtures for all applications (cleaning, handling, coating, stripping and pre- as well as post-treatment)



  • Development of design solutions for components, assemblies and systems
  • Development of fixture concepts and functional specifications
  • Creation of sketches, 3D models and technical drawings as manufacturing documents (drawings, parts lists, tests and assembly instructions) according to Balzers and international standards
  • Accomplishment of sub-projects and basic experiments for fixture technologies and production appliances
  • Calculation (FEM) and design of components and assemblies as well as the accomplishment of FMEA analyses
  • Creation of test and assembly instructions
  • Support procurement in finding, evaluating, establishing and maintaining suppliers for fixtures by following the procurement guideline for fixtures
  • Evaluation of best practice topics
  • Assistance of internal organization and stakeholders, if needed on place: - Failure analysis

- Troubleshooting

- Quality control

- Implementation of new fixtures

- Customer specific designs

  • Close cooperation with BEFI / BTS and the Global Fixture Network
  • Recording and scheduling of fixtures tasks in consultation with BEFI / BTS


We expect

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineer or Mechanical Designer
  • Strong 3D-CAD knowledge and experience (preferred Autodesk Inventor)
  • 2-4 years experience in designing precise mechanical constructions
  • Innovative, structured, enthusiastic personality with an independent and goal-oriented way of working
  • Willingness to travel worldwide


We offer

  • work in a dynamic and young environment
  • possibility of set up new processes and self development
  • have an impact by assuring smooth processes in production field


About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy to become a global powerhouse in surface solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. Backed by the key ability to intelligently engineer and process surface solutions and advanced materials, the Group is committed to invest in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable, more efficient and environmentally sustainable products. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 13 500 employees at more than 180 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.3 billion in 2016. The company invested CHF 94 million in R&D in 2016 and has over 1 000 specialists developing innovative and customer-oriented products and services.

The Surface Solutions Segment of the Oerlikon Group includes the two brands Oerlikon Balzers and Oerlikon Metco. The Segment operates more than 145 facilities with over 140 coating centres in 37 countries in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Australia, employing more than 6 000 people.
Oerlikon Balzers is one of the world’s leading suppliers of surface technologies that significantly improve the performance and durability of precision components as well as tools for the metal and plastics processing industries. Oerlikon Balzers operates a dynamically growing network of more than 100 coating centres in 35 countries in Europe, the Americas and Asia. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team.

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Miriam Udodikova
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