Your tasks

The job will be part of the design and construction of an innovative high-field superconducting dipole magnet.
Your task will be :
• Coil winding and instrumentation
• Mechanical instrumentation (strain-gauges)
• Vacuum pressure impregnation
• Operation of presses, furnaces, cranes
• Basic CNC machining
• Performance characterization of the HTS wires and coils

Your profile

You have successfully passed a vocational training and possess more than 3 years of experience in the construction of electrical machinery. As a team-oriented and communicative person you enjoy working in an interdisciplinary group. You are diligent, flexible, initiativ and show willingness to learn. Good knowledge of English is mandatory and knowledge of German is a plus.

We offer

Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.

This is a fixed-term position. The employment contract will (initially) be limited to 4 years.

For further information, please contact Dr Bernhard Auchmann, phone +41 56 310 30 26 or Dr Stéphane Sanfilippo, phone +41 56 310 41 11.

Please submit your application online for the position as a Technician (index no. 8433-05).

Paul Scherrer Institut Human Resources Management, Melanie Rapisarda-Bellwald Forschungsstrasse 111, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland