Aviation & Corporate Safety Risk Manager (m/f/d)

Bruchsal, Germany

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We at Volocopter are pioneers in the development of electrical air taxis that take off and land vertically (eVTOLs). We bring Urban Air Mobility to life, by establishing air taxis in addition to current transportation options in megacities globally. Our aim is to offer affordable on-demand air taxi services and save people time by flying them safely to their destination. In 2011 we performed the first-ever piloted flight of a purely electrical multicopter and have since showcased numerous public flights with our full-scale Volocopter (www.volocopter.com).

Job Description

Your future Volocopter crew:

Our Integrated Safety Management and Risk Team is an ambitious, high motivated and flexible team to support the growth of the company. Each team member provides its competences and energy to make the visions happen. The team is developing an overarching companywide management system. We create innovative processes which will be used on both national and international and will grow with Volocopter’s ambitions. We are a motivated Team who enjoy working with the freedom of encouragement to create new ideas.

As Aviation Safety Risk Manager, you will be responsible for providing guidance and direction for the planning, implementation and operation of the organization’s risk management system embedded in the Integrated Safety Management System, and will report direct to the safety manager and will act as his deputy.

Your mission during this flight: 

  •  Demonstrates an excellent safety behavior and attitude, follows regulatory practices and rules, recognizes and Promotes hazard reporting and ensures effective safety reporting.
  • Models and promotes an organizational culture that fosters safety practices through effective leadership.
  • Acts as an information conduit to bring safety issues to the attention of management and to deliver safety information to the organization’s staff, contractors and stakeholders.
  • Provides and articulates information regarding safety issues within the organization.
  • Assists in the continuous improvement of the hazard identification and safety risk assessment schemes and the organization’s SMS.
  • Analyses technical data for trends related to hazards, events, and occurrences.
  • Effectively utilizes applicable processes and procedures to fulfill roles and responsibilities.
  • Investigates opportunities to increase the efficiency of processes.
  • Measures the effectiveness and seeks to continually improve the quality of processes.



Check in your professional skills:

  • University degree in aviation matters preferably in aviation safety or equivalent qualification.
  • Strong background in Risk Management in Aviation and Corporate level. 
  • Proven experience in the aviation safety environment.
  • Proven knowledge of aviation legislation.
  • Friendly and Agile way of working in international and interdisciplinary teams.
  • Good command of German and English language.
  • Strong self-organization skills and capability to work independently.
  • Confident handling of computer applications


Additional Information

Our Volocopter flight includes:

  • Fast-growing high tech company with a supreme network of investors and partners
  • Ability to contribute directly to the future of aviation
  • The chance to build up new things/projects from scratch
  • Personal accountability, growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • An inspiring working environment with modern workspaces, flexible work time, short lines of communication, flat structures, great team spirit
  • Attractive salary package

Our differences make us stronger. At Volocopter, we value equal opportunity, trust, and the voice of each of our employees. As change-makers in air mobility, we believe that changing the world starts within each of our teams. We are committed to driving innovation by celebrating diversity and fostering an inclusive culture where everyone is treated equally and respectfully, regardless of our different backgrounds and roles in the company.

Fasten your seat belt and take-off with an awesome team as we bring urban air mobility to life!


Aviation & Corporate Safety Risk Manager (m/f/d)

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