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Are you interested in science and would you like to work in a laboratory? Or are you fascinated by the commercial sphere and how versatile it is? Or if IT or logistics is more your thing, we have the right apprenticeship for you! At Blaser, you can expect a friendly environment in which you’ll go further.

Get started as soon as you leave school – with an apprenticeship at Blaser Swisslube

Entering the world of work is a special experience. That’s why we take plenty of time for your training and make sure you feel comfortable in your team right from the start. Your vocational trainer will be there to support you throughout your entire apprenticeship. You’ll receive coaching for your development as well as support with academic topics, making the transition from school to an apprenticeship that much easier.

Choose from the following training programs:

  • A three-year commercial apprenticeship EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence)
  • A three-year laboratory technician apprenticeship EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence), specializing in chemistry
  • A three-year ICT specialist apprenticeship EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence) (free apprenticeship place from August 2024)
  • A three-year logistician apprenticeship EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence) (free apprenticeship place from August 2025)

Laboratory technician EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence), specializing in chemistry

What we offer:
A working day as a laboratory technician is extremely varied: On some days, you’ll be using electronic equipment to conduct analyses. On others, you’ll be dedicating yourself to synthesis, helping to develop new substances or checking the purity of samples and the concentration of specific ingredients. You’ll calculate, weigh, separate, mix, and distil, and mix again. You’ll spend most of your time in our modern laboratory. And the coolest part of all? You’ll be in your own laboratory that’s just for apprentices.

Victoria Niklaus

Laboratory technician apprentice EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence)

«I noticed during the trial apprenticeship how cool the interpersonal relationships are at Blaser Swisslube and applied for an apprenticeship straight away. The apprentice laboratory is also really nice, and I really enjoy using it each day.»

What you should bring with you

✓ Secondary education diploma
✓ Good grades in mathematics, the sciences, German and English
✓ An interest in research and experimenting
✓ An interest in using electronic devices and complex equipment
✓ Good observational skills and a careful way of working

Structure of the apprenticeship

The apprenticeship lasts three years. For the entire duration of the apprenticeship, you’ll spend one and a half days a week at the vocational school in Bern. The apprenticeship will begin with an introductory course over several weeks, where you’ll be able to acquire the initial fundamental knowledge you need to work in the laboratory.

Commercial employee EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence)

What we offer:
In our commercial apprenticeship, you’ll get to know all aspects of the career. You’ll advise customers, handle inquiries, write up offers, organize events, and carry out many other exciting tasks. During your three-year apprenticeship, you can get a taste of things in no fewer than nine different departments. You’ll gain an insight into exports and learn how collaboration takes place with suppliers across the world. In the Finance department, you’ll get one-on-one training in accounting. And in the disposition and transport team, we’ll show you how our products are delivered in a timely manner.

Riana Marina Bichsel

Commercial apprentice EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence)

«At Blaser Swisslube, I can immerse myself in many different departments and their worlds, and learn a whole lot while doing so. I get to meet people from all kinds of different backgrounds – from the local farmer who is one of our customers to the colleagues from our subsidiaries around the globe.»

What you should bring with you

✓ Elementary school diploma, highest level with good grades or intermediate level and additional school year with very good grades
✓ Good spoken and written knowledge of German as well as basic skills in French and English
✓ A flair for communication and a love of dealing with people
✓ A talent for organization and the ability to work in a team
✓ Reliability, a sense of responsibility, and good people skills

Structure of the apprenticeship

The apprenticeship lasts three years. The teaching at the vocational school in Burgdorf or Langnau takes place over two days a week for the first two years of the apprenticeship, and one day a week in the third year of the apprenticeship. For an apprenticeship with BM1 (vocational baccalaureate), you’ll spend two days a week at the vocational school in Langenthal for all three years of the apprenticeship.

ICT specialist EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence)

What we offer:
After your three-year ICT apprenticeship with us, you’ll be all set for the world of work: You’ll get to know our IT in all its different aspects and will acquire all the know-how you need. Together as part of a team, you’ll take care of our customers. You’ll install hardware and software, expand equipment configurations, and act as our users’ initial point of contact for any IT questions they might have. You’ll get to know the hardware and business applications used in detail, so that you’ll be optimally prepared whenever you’re needed to provide support.

What you should bring with you

✓ Elementary school diploma, highest level with good grades
✓ Appreciation for and interest in technical interrelationships
✓ Solution-oriented and joined-up thinking
✓ A high degree of reliability and the ability to work in a team
✓ A love of dealing with people

Structure of the apprenticeship

The apprenticeship lasts three years. For the entire duration of the apprenticeship, you’ll attend the vocational school in Bern, on two days a week for the first year of the apprenticeship, and one day a week in the second and third years of the apprenticeship.
For the first year of the apprenticeship, you’ll spend seven months learning the basics in Bern. You’ll then be trained and deployed in our IT department as per the training plan.

Logistician EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence)

What we offer:
As an apprentice logistician, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills from us that you need to be successful in the logistics industry. You’ll gain an insight into the fascinating process chain of an international company. You’ll be able to take on responsibility at an early stage and will be jointly responsible for managing our goods. We’ll show you how to accept, check and store goods, prepare and deliver orders, check stocks and carry out inventories. Preparing and packaging postal items will also fall within the scope of your duties.

What you should bring with you

✓ Elementary school diploma
✓ Practical understanding
✓ Manual dexterity and fine motor skills
✓ Affinity for IT
✓ Good physical condition

Structure of the apprenticeship

The apprenticeship lasts three years. For the entire duration of the apprenticeship, you’ll spend one day a week at the vocational school in Lyss or Thun. The apprenticeship will begin with an introductory course over several weeks, where you’ll become familiar with the fundamental knowledge you need to work in logistics. You’ll also acquire a forklift truck license recognized by SUVA, which will allow you to skilfully transport goods using the various transport vehicles.

Unfortunately, we are currently unable to offer any trial apprenticeships for this profession.

Taster day at Blaser

Want to learn more about our apprenticeships? Then sign up for a taster day today! Over the course of the taster day, you’ll get plenty of insight into our world of work and will find out whether the career is a good fit with respect to your expectations and skills. We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

Place: Blaser Swisslube AG, 3415 Hasle-Rüegsau, Switzerland

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