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[[Laboratory Technician]] - [[m/w]] - [[Full-time]][[Allschwil, Switzerland]]


At Sulzer, you are in charge of your career and continued development. Take the opportunity to broaden your skills by seeking new roles that reflect your experience. Create your own impact by building solutions that help make lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join our Test Center team in Allschwil to contribute on the client satisfaction and experience.   


In this role you will provide support in customer tests and be responsible for analytical labs tasks:

  • Perform characterization analysis such as GC, GC-MS, Headspace GC, UV-VIS spectophotometer, titeration, HPLC, water content, density, viscosity, etc.
  • Develop and implement analytical methods
  • Support the execution of internal and external test projects for the development and optimization of process technologies
  • Suggest and implement improvements in the analytical laboratory
  • Act as Instrument Expert, responsible for analytical equipment (i.e. maintenance and qualification of the systems, internal or external, and making sure that the systems are functioning correctly)
  • Cooperate in the implementation of measures regarding Safety and Environment


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Basic degree in applied chemistry/chemical technologies or laboratory technician apprenticeship training
  • Further education in GC-MS, HPLC, development of analytic methods for HPLC/GC-MS
  • At least 3 years of experience in Analytical Chemistry and process laboratory environment
  • Very good knowledge in German and English, both oral and written. Further languages are beneficial
  • Good knowledge of IT tools especially in Analysis software
  • Ability to solve complex problems, work on multiple projects, work independently
  • Strong communication and organizational skills, team player and customer-oriented


Your benefits: 

  • Attractive compensation 
  • Excellent social benefits
  • Global development opportunities
  • An innovative, vibrant and agile culture
  • Free parking space and accessibility with public transportation


Location: We are based in Allschwil. This is a great growing place and is just next to the nice city of Basel, accessible via bus and tram. 


If you are a highly qualified Laboratory Technician with an interest in Process Plants, take the next step and make the most of your abilities. Candidates with valid permits have first consideration. 


Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 82% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work – so come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2020, our 15’000 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.3 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN). www.sulzer.com


The Chemtech division is the global market leader in innovative mass transfer, static mixing and polymer solutions for petrochemicals, refining and LNG. Chemtech is also leading the way in ecological solutions such as biopolymers as well as textile and plastic recycling, contributing to a circular economy. Our product offering ranges from technology licensing to process components all the way to complete separation process plants. Customer support ranges from engineering and field services to tray and packing installation, tower maintenance, welding and plant turnaround projects – ensuring minimal downtime. www.sulzer.com


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