MTU Aero Engines develops, manufactures, sells and services commercial and military propulsion systems for airplanes and helicopters, as well as industrial gas turbines. The key to our success is developing the propulsion systems of tomorrow - even more economical, lower in emissions and quieter. With roughly 10,000 employees, we are present around the world, with the headquarter in Munich, Germany.

You, too, can become part of our dedicated team in MTU Maintenance Serbia, a newly founded 100% subsidiary of MTU Aero Engines AG. We are looking for:

Thermal Sprayer (Machine Operator) (m/f/d)

As a machine operator in the Thermal Spray WorkCentre you will apply functional thermal sprayed coatings to aircraft parts and contribute directly to the value added


  • Preparation and setting-up of machinery and equipment
  • Set-up work pieces and coat them according to valid regulations
  • Creating movement-programs for robots
  • Check parts for dimensional accuracy, condition and completion
  • Testing of new tools
  • Documentation on the shop floor level
  • Executing tests (trials)
  • Controlling and monitoring of organizational processes
  • Analyze causes for disorders and solve them (e.g. change of equipment)
  • Communicate disorder description to maintenance staff
  • Define rework together with the relevant department
  • Document rework and scrap
  • Execution of maintenance and repair tasks


  • Industrial mechanic / fitter or similar education background
  • Experience in surface treatment and in the field of thermal spraying would be strongly desired
  • Aviation industry background would be considered as an advantage
  • Basic English skills
  • Eagerness to learn
  • High perception and manual skillfulness
  • Ability to work in a team, in an international environment



MTU stands as a well-known company brand holding the Top employer award in Germany for many years. We offer you a possibility to work in an innovative and high-tech aerospace industry on the responsible and challenging tasks and assignments. We are dedicated to build a culture of people-oriented company with a high focus on employee wellbeing. We invest in the professional and personal development of each of our employees, offering comprehensive training programs and tailor-made development programs.


Be the part of the MTU family and a growing team in Serbia. Give your career a boost and send us your complete application. Please use our online application form, which you can access directly from this page. Your application will be carefully reviewed by our HR team.

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