Current vacancies at Trig
We are recruiting now. You could part of our highly talented team, leaders in global aviation
Trig Avionics manufactures class leading products for general aviation across 42 countries around the world. Trig has an enthusiastic, friendly and motivated workforce. Every team strives for excellence and innovation as part of our ‘Better by Design’ philosophy. We aim high, and are passionate about achieving the best.
Right now we are expanding the team. If you are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference then explore our vacancies and get in touch. We have a great culture, built by people who share a passion for aviation – come and share in our future success!
Embedded Software Engineer – Edinburgh
All of our products use embedded processors to implement their features, and this is an opportunity to join our strong software team developing certified avionics products.
Our embedded software is entirely in C/C++ and generally runs on ARM processors. We also write a lot of PC software tools as part of our validation and verification processes, mostly in C++ but with a variety of other solutions as required. Our embedded systems use Keil tools, whilst our PC development is Visual Studio based. We use TFS as our primary version control system.
You will be comfortable writing device drivers interacting directly with hardware, but will also be able to implement communication protocols and complex maths for navigation or DSP. Our software is certified using DO-178C, and as well as coding skills you must therefore be comfortable with formal requirements capture, peer code reviews, and rigorous testing.
You will have a directly applicable degree in software or computer science, and some relevant industry experience.
For more details and to apply please send your CV and a covering letter to email@example.com
Production Supervisor – Amersfoort
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Supervisor based in our facility in Amersfoort. In this role you will be responsible for:
- Planning and scheduling work to meet forecast/customer demand.
- Liaising with Trig’s internal planning function and local suppliers, to manage stock levels and optimise stock turns.
- Placing purchase orders as required to maintain stock levels.
- Ensuring that goods are received, stored and shipped, as required to meet plan.
- Conducting regular stock checks to maintain accuracy to agreed targets.
- Ensuring the quality of work carried out is to the highest possible standard.
- Undertaking workforce planning and motivating staff to meet targets.
- Building competencies through process improvement and training and development.
- Ensuring defective product is controlled and processed in a timely manner.
- Certifying products on EASA Form 1.
You’ll have to be able to read and understand detailed manufacturing and test procedures, so you will need good written and verbal communication skills (English and Dutch). You will have had previous supervisory experience in an electronics, manufacturing or technical role and logistics and stores/stock management experience. You will be highly competent with Microsoft Excel and have excellent organisational abilities.
If you would like to join a small, friendly team please send your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Sales Executive – Amersfoort
Trig is looking for a European based Sales Executive to drive market share. The successful candidate will represent Trig, forging great relationships and building sustainable sales in a competitive aviation environment.
You’ll be working as part of a small and dynamic team, responsible for growing our business across global territories, approved dealers and end users. This will combine a mix of B2B and B2C sales and requires European and international travel. You should be passionate about people and building lasting relationships, which ultimately adds value to both parties and maximises growth opportunities. You will be responsible for building market intelligence and analysing sales to understand our customer’s needs. Part of your remit will also consist of providing territory reports and intelligence/ updates to the business. Working strategically with marketing, you will help coach dealers in providing an exceptional level of customer service and positively increase sales over time.
This role combines an element of new business development as well as working with existing accounts. Dealer education and training is important, ensuring Trig is presented in the best possible light and sales opportunities / leads are established.
You will have first class interpersonal skills and relevant sales experience. A passion for aviation and an active pilot licence will be a genuine bonus. You will be a fluent English speaker and writer. You will also speak fluent German and / or French.
You will report to the Sales and Marketing Manager. The role will be based in our Amersfoort office in the Netherlands with an element of remote working.
Skills and Experience
- Excellent interpersonal skills, friendly, helpful and professional
- Proven ability to grow sustainable sales and increase market share
- Writes and communicates in English fluently
- Fluent German or French speaker
- Track record in aviation sales or related technical sales
- Works strategically and adds value to the wider team
- Communicates technical detail – clearly and simply
- Good presentational skills
- Highly organised / self-disciplined
- Good IT skills, Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
- Travel is required (including weekends at events)
- Clean and valid driving licence (and pilot licence)
Please send a CV and covering letter, describing how you are qualified for this role to email@example.com Please clearly title the e-mail – Trig, Sales Executive.
Interview dates will be confirmed for short-listed candidates in January.