Static Calculation & Toolchain Specialist (w/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 Köstendorf for the Competence Cluster Static & Stability Calcualtion we are looking for a Static Calculation & Toolchain Specialist (w/m/d).


  • Carrying out studies on new calculation methods (e.g. tools, testing, monitoring)
  • Advancing standardisation topics with regard to calculation methods
  • Documentation of harmonised calculation know-how in the Palfinger Group
  • Definition of working methods/processes in the calculation-relevant toolchain as well as the global rollout of these
  • Definition and preparation of PNorms (inhouse standards) for group-wide use from the area of activity of the Competence Cluster Static & Stability Calculation (e.g. materials technology)
  • Conducting training courses on the proper use of FEM tools at Palfinger
  • Supporting the product lines in calculation-related questions and providing advice in cases of damage


  • Completed technical education in mechanical engineering/steel construction (FH/TU).
  • Product knowledge about mobile machines or PALFINGER product knowledge is an advantage
  • Experience in calculation and standards-related design of mechanical systems/components
  • Good knowledge about FEA-Tools as example ANSY Workbench, Creo Simulate
  • Several years of experience with common CAD/PLM systems, preferably Creo/PDMLink
  • Communication skills in an intercultural environment incl. pleasure in moderation
  • Very good knowledge of German and English language


  • 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 43.314,74 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


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