Calculation Engineer (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our Advanced Development Loader Crane team we are looking for a Calculation Engineer (f/m/d).

Do you enjoy technical mechanics, have experience with FEM, work in an organised manner and are you a team player? Do you also like to optimise systems and find it exciting to work on new developments? Then you've come to the right place!


  • Support in the programming of in-house calculation programmes
  • Ongoing review, improvement and adaptation of the calculation programs to the respective applicable standards and use cases
  • Performing non-linear finite element calculations within the scope of advanced development projects
  • Support in algorithm development, series introduction and support of loader crane systems


  • Completion of a 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 or steel construction elements
  • Knowledge of the finite element method is an advantage
  • Good knowledge of German and English
  • Team-oriented as well as structured and analytical way of working
  • Strong social and intercultural competence


  • 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 42.053,20 per year. 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


Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 , 5203 Köstendorf
Palfinger Köstendorf

Job Benefits

  • Learning Opportunities
  • Company Doctor
  • Food Allowances
  • Company mobile phone (function related)
  • Fitness Programs
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Health Measures
  • Good transport connection
  • Homeoffice (function related)
  • Canteen
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking facilities
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket