Prototype Technician I

Job ID: 2413199

Fort Worth (USA)

As an international brand company with German roots, we at RECARO pursue the vision of improving the performance of people in motion like no other. In keeping with our tradition, Safety, Quality, and Ingenious Design are at the core of all that we do. This allows us to exceed the expectations of our customers every day and make performance something you can feel: Feel Performance.

In addition to RECARO Holding and RECARO Child Safety, our corporate group also includes RECARO Aircraft Seating headquartered in Schwäbisch Hall. We develop, produce, and market innovative seats for economy and business class, which meet the highest standards when it comes to comfort, lightweight construction, and design. As an internationally renowned brand, we are one of the world’s three largest suppliers of aircraft seats with our premium products. To enhance our team, we are looking to fill the following position at our site in Fort Worth at the earliest possible date:

Prototype Technician I


Support the Prototype Lab in day to day and new project activities.


  • Assist Prototype, Sales, and CDR Seats in developing new seats and/or parts. 
  • Building proto-type or mock-ups with aluminium, steel, wood, foam board. 
  • Will be responsible to maintain Tool Check-out Program, and other related new programs and procedures as they are developed.  
  • Build/rebuild development test seats and test fixtures.
  • All work must meet quality craftsmanship and blueprint tolerances when specified.
  • Must be able to work well with hand tools (files, sanding, painting, wrenches, air tools, etc.)
  • Maintain clean organized working environment, ensuring that accountability for tooling and material is maintained. 
  • Assisting in new design projects providing necessary support to meet completion dates.


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Creative mind set to help develop new concepts
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Open minded, willing to learn, and must be okay with constant change.
  • Good attendance record 

You will be a perfect fit for our team if you are enthusiastic about innovative products, enjoy setting ambitious goals, love taking on responsibility, are motivated by an environment of appreciative, trusting collaboration, and have a strong creative drive. In return, we promise to give you the freedom to develop your potential with individual development opportunities and will provide you with the necessary competencies to increase your personal responsibility so that you can face the future together with RECARO.

Our recruiting team looks forward to receiving your application. Your personal information will be kept confidential. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs.