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Polytechnician with a Swiss Federal Certificate

Information about the job profile


During the basic training as a Polytechnician you produce work pieces either by using conventional working methods or by programming CNC machines. We then offer various possibilities of specialization for the in-depth training. Together with other specialists you either work on projects or orders, build prototypes, check parts or you participate in assembly and maintenance work.


The apprenticeship lasts 4 years. It is divided into a 2-year basic training program and a 2-year in-depth training including assignments in various departments. The apprentices attend the vocational school in Liestal. The first year of the apprenticeship is completed at the training partner (aprentas).

We encourage obtaining in parallel a professional maturity.

Our apprentices are also offered the possibility of an international training (EUREGIO).


We are looking for young people with a high interest in mechanics, mathematics and physics. Of course, they also need craftsmanship skills and an accurate style of work.

Suitable students: secondary school students, level E or P, as well as outstanding secondary school students level A or the equivalent.

Opportunities for professional development

  • There are many professional opportunities for Polytechnicians. There are numerous possibilities for higher vocational examinations in this field, e.g.:

  • Certification as a Master Mechanic or Plant Operating Expert

  • Technician (higher vocational examination)

  • Engineer (University of Applied Sciences)


In August and September we publish the apprenticeship positions for the following year. Please submit the following documents:

  1. Application letter

  2. Curriculum vitae

  3. Certificates (min. the last 2)

  4. Result of aptitude test (preferably Multicheck)

Further information:

Introduction of Polytechnician apprenticeship (This movie is only available in german)