Our goals - Your path

Our 18-month Traineeship Program in Operations Technology is designed to equip you with the comprehensive skills and knowledge needed to excel in process engineering. Following successful completion of the program, you will have the opportunity to transfer to the USA, to establish and operate a state-of-the-art process engineering lab.

What you can expect:

  • Hands-on training and real-world experience in both chemical and plant engineering
  • Mentorship from industry experts
  • Exposure to global operations and state-of-the-art technologies.
  • A pathway to a dynamic career in process engineering with the opportunity to lead new projects in the USA.

Your expertise - Our strength

  • Master's degree in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry with a focus on an engineering discipline
  • Preferably, you have completed your Master's Thesis involving practical lab work
  • Experience in data logging, evaluation, and interpretation is advantageous
  • Self motivated and active personality with a flair for lab work and engineering
  • Naturally curious and eager to learn new concepts and techniques
  • Fluent in English; proficiency in German is a plus

Going Beyond. Together.

  • Trust is the foundation of everything we do at Sika: we trust in the competence and capabilities of all our employees – every day.
  • Built on a foundation of pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit, Sika empowers its people to propose and develop new ideas.
  • For such a large company, we have a surprisingly flat hierarchy with direct decision-making processes and decentralized organizational units.

About Sika

Sika is a specialty chemicals company with a globally leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing, and protecting in the building sector and transportation industry. More than 33,000 employees across 103 countries generated annual sales of CHF 10.5 billion in 2022.