Labortechniker m/w/d / Lab Technician m/f/d


Offered by:

Siegwerk Switzerland AG

Bargen / BE

 for our Research & Development department within the Business Unit "Liquid Food Packaging" This open position of R&D Lab technician is based in our Center of Excellence located in Switzerland, specialized in the development and production of UV inks and varnishes. The mission will be : To conduct laboratory studies in accordance with the objectives set in terms of quality, costs, time. To develop & test new processes or formulas; Occasionnally participates to industrial testing and validation. Tasks and responsibilities 

  • Carry out laboratory work/study (product characterisation, product customisation to customer needs, colour matching, complain & claim management)
  • Propose & implement an action/trial plan, to answer to a technical problematic
  • Design, develop and test new formula or solutions according to specifications or objectives
  • Develop characterisation or evaluation tests 
  • Prepare and anticipate, in some cases, to internal or external validation trials
  • Analyse results, documents results, ensure traceability (results, recipes, samples) and issue study reports; Ensure tasks tracking tool is updated with new tasks and record tasks in Siegwerk’s workflow tool.
  • Characterise new raw materials, prepare / samples raw material or intermediate to supply r&d laboratory
  • Participate to industrialisation trials
  • Ensure making of pilot quantity of inks (lab scale)
  • Define critical parameters of new recipes (QC, process, correction)
  • Participate to the technical watch and use available results/k how to drive new development
  • Can be in contact with suppliers in the frame of r&d projects  
  • Participate to the laboratory activities (maintenance of working conditions, 5S, cleaning, metrology, respects of local HSE rules)
  • Ensure a technical support to application team and or to SCM (QC, production, industrialization)


  • Diploma from technical school or other relevant scientific subject
  • Use of laboratory equipment
  • International experience appreciated
  • Fluent in English and German

 Join our colourful Siegwerk world!  We are looking forward to meeting you! Siegwerk Switzerland AG
Neuenburgstrasse 48, 3282 Bargen
Frau Brigitte Hohl, Head of Human Resources, Tel. 0041 32 391 72 13
E-Mail [email protected], www.siegwerk.comOnly direct applications – no agencies!