Calculation Engineer Marine & Wind Cranes (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our team in Product Line Loader Cranes, Marine & Wind Cranes in R&D Marine & Wind Cranes in Salzburg Kasern we are looking for a CALCULATION ENGINEER MARINE & WIND CRANES (f/m/d), Location Salzburg Kasern.


Do you enjoy technical mechanics, have experience with FEM, work in an organised manner and you are a team player? Would you like to accompany the crane development from the concept to the standard-compliant analysis, for standard- as well as customized- solutions with your work? Then you've come to the right place - a varied job awaits you!


  • Carrying out calculations, analyses and studies in product development
  • Static calculations of crane systems, assemblies and parts
  • Support of design department for customized cranes
  • Preparation of static documentation for submission to third parties
  • Contact person for relevant standards and rules for marine-, wind- und offshore cranes
  • Development of processes, tools and solutions to optimize the way of calculation


  • Completed higher technical education (TU, FH) in the field of mechanical engineering
  • Several years of experience in the field of design and calculation of mechanical engineering is an advantage
  • Knowledge of the finite element method is an advantage (ANSYS)
  • Experience in cooperation with third parties is an advantage
  • Interdisciplinary understanding and interest in teamwork
  • Structured as well as analytical way of working
  • Good knowledge of MS Office
  • German and English fluently spoken and written


  • Good life balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom in work organisation
  • Performance-related remuneration and attractive incentive systems
  • Career planning and development opportunities, as well as ongoing training
  • Opportunity to gain international experience
  • Voluntary additional benefits from our company health management system PALfit

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 43.315,-- brutto pa. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification.


We are looking forward to your informative application!


Doris Weiß

HR Business Partner
Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 | 5203 Köstendorf | Austria

Salzburg Kasern Marine

Palfinger Marine GmbH
Franz-Wolfram-Scherer-Straße 24 , 5020 Salzburg
Palfinger Salzburg Kasern Marine

Job Benefits

  • Learning Opportunities
  • Company Doctor
  • Food Allowances
  • Fitness Programs
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Health Measures
  • Good transport connection
  • Canteen
  • Maternity & paternity leave
  • Staff events
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking facilities
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket