Laboratory Technician (12 months)

Murten, Switzerland
Date published: 6-Nov-2017

Johnson Electric Group is the definite leader in micromotors, motion subsystems and actuators for automotive and industrial applications. Our motion solutions adjust car seats and headlamps, run vacuum cleaners and power drills as well as 300 other applications worldwide. We are the safe choice for our clients.

For our Automotive Product Group based in Murten, Switzerland we are looking for a:


Laboratory Technician (w/m)


Your Responsibilities 

  • Analysis of test specifications, planning and setup of validation plans 
  • Test installation, test start and running and follow up with progress reports, with focus on noise, vibration and hydraulic tests
  • Test results analysis and documentation
  • Analysis of samples, test setups and test methods in case of issue, problem-solving
  • Technical documentation, project document and preparation of project reviews and gates according to Johnson Electric procedure
  • Application of quality system procedure and environmental assessment - taking into account the environmental impact of new products and their manufacturing processes and how they would be safely disposed

Your Profile 

  • CFC or Technician Degree in electrotechnics, mechanics, electrics, hydraulics or related
  • 2-3 years of experience in a similar position is an advantage, but juniors are also welcome
  • Experience in quality control is an asset.
  • Fluency in French or German and knowledge of English.
  • Independent and systematic working style, strong problem solving
  • Must demonstrate strong communication, organization, planning, and documentation skills 

What we offer

  • Work in international teams on innovative products 
  • Great appreciation of entrepreneurial and out-of-the-box thinking
  • Being part of a rapidly growing and worldwide known manufacturing company
Organization Structure
Johnson Electric is one of the world's largest providers of motors, solenoids, micro-switches, flexible printed circuits and control systems. With an annual production capacity of over one billion units, we deliver products and services to the most exacting standards of performance, quality and reliability.

The Group has the following operating divisions aligned with the broad markets they serve:

  • Automotive Products Group (APG)
  • Industry Products Group (IPG)
  • Components and Services (C&S)
Components and Services (C&S) Industry Products Group (IPG) Automotive Products Group (APG)
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  • To be the world’s definitive Provider of innovative and Reliable motion systems…

  • Johnson Electric has over 38,000 employees in 23 countries worldwide.

  • Design engineering centers are located in Hong Kong, China, Japan, Israel, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, UK and the USA.

  • We offer...

  • Johnson Electric offers its employees exceptional opportunities for personal development and rewarding careers.

  • To this end Johnson Electric Employees share in the success of the company.

  • Johnson Electric people set stretched goals for themselves to drive business growth and personal career fulfillment. We know from experience that bold thinking and bold action will bring about extraordinary results.

  • On any given day, and wherever you may be, there’s probably a Johnson Electric motion solution right where you are – our motion solutions are in more than 300 applications globally.

    • 2 out of 5 cars have features powered by many products from Johnson Electric.
    • 1 out of 3 digital cameras incorporates a motion subsystem by Johnson Electric.
    • 2 out of 5 hairdryers run on a Johnson Electric motor
    • 4 out of 5 inkjet printers have a Johnson Electric motion system
    • 2 out of 5 vacum cleaners run on a Johnson Electric motor
    • 1 out of 4 coffee grinders is powerd by Johnson Electric
    • 1 out of 4 drills runs on a Johnson Electric motor
    • 1 out of 4 garden tools is powered by a Johnson Electric motor

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