Senior Laboratory Technician in Basel

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00044570
  • Consultant: Jasmin Baumgartner
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 41 727 6793
  • Date Published: 30.01.2019
  • Sector:
  • Location: Basel Area
  • Discipline: Science - Research & Development, Science - Analytical Chemistry

Senior Laboratory Technician - Basel

Jasmin Baumgartner is recruiting for a Senior Laboratory Technician to join a company in the high-performance adhesives and composites industry at their site based in Basel on a permanent contract.

The main purpose of the role will be to:

  • Create plates, parts or samples with the state of the art Composite, Adhesive, Casting and Electronic encapsulation processes.
  • Carry out Application activities alone or together with multidisciplinary teams in the application lab or on site.
  • Perform product and process demonstrations.
  • Deliver clear and comprehensive reports of project work.
  • Secure Total Quality Management within the laboratories and certify the maintenance and continuous improvement of the equipment and machinery.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Training for fellow associates and customers.
  • Developing innovative ideas and application techniques to support customers and other associates.
  • Forwarding ideas and implementing them for process related machinery improvement.
  • Ensuring that all activities within the laboratory are in line with the Environment, Health and Safety principles, Ethics & Compliance.

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Bachelor or State-Certified Technical Engineer or a similar Degree in mechanics, engineering, part production processor chemistry with previous experience of a similar role.
  • Good knowledge of the epoxy processing.
  • A brilliant understanding of the state of the art thermoset processes in the Encapsulation, casting of Electronic components and/or Composites.
  • An ability to work in autonomy in the laboratories and industry workshop.
  • Have a background of standards and testing methods used in the above mentioned industries.
  • Effective English skill written and spoken, being skilled in German or any other language is an advantage.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading global chemical solutions provider.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jasmin Baumgartner on 0041 (0) 41 727 6793 or email Please quote reference QLS44570 in all correspondence.

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