Employees from a very wide range of occupations, such as chemical laboratory technicians, commercial employees, chemists, food chemists and food engineers and agronomists work at our fast growing company - either full or part-time. We are always looking for motivated employees to supplement our teams. We can offer you interesting tasks and functions in a dynamic service providing company.
UFAG LABORATORIEN, with around 110 employees in Switzerland, is now the market-leading service company for analytical testing in the sectors of foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and medical devices as well as in spray drying. The modern and employee-friendly facilities and state-of-the-art equipment make the company attractive for qualified employees, both domestically and from overseas. The region is located in the centre of Switzerland and has excellent transport links.
Sursee is located in the heart of Switzerland and is surrounded by a wonderful landscape. Nature, cultural events and historical attractions as well as a range of high-quality restaurants and numerous sporting activities make the city and the area around the Sempachersee lake an ideal place for holidaying, excursions and relaxation.
Swiss Certificate of Competence (EFZ) laboratory technicians in the field of chemistry are responsible for the practical implementation of scientific investigations. They manufacture chemical substances or investigate these substances using analytical methods. The work requires an interest in scientific processes, mathematical questions, pleasure in experimenting and the ability to work with computers and electronic devices.
The apprenticeship lasts three years. As part of the apprenticeships, you will learn how to investigate foodstuffs and pharmaceuticals using simple wet chemistry methods and the latest instrumental analysis techniques.
Infrastructure and Methods
All instrumental resources at a glance. Large selection of instruments and technology from UFAG Laboratories
Have a look at our laboratory and our spray drying tower!