Process Automation Engineer (m/f)


  • Switzerland
  • Pensum 60% - 100%
  • Full-time
  • Permanent

BakerHicks proudly and passionately implements award-winning, efficient and sustainable projects with our clients in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and chemical industries. BakerHicks has achieved a leading market position thanks to our diverse skills and open company culture.

Your Tasks

Our automation teams in Switzerland will continually need support in 2023 with our strong project pipeline. Send us your CV, we will get in touch shortly to see which project and what time could be a great fit for you.

  • Execution of projects in the chemical industry
  • Link between customer and system providers as well as close collaboration with both parties
  • Analysis, specification and documentation of customer requirements
  • Creation and editing of project documentation
  • Conceptual and Detail Engineering for automation systems
  • Specification for instrumentation
  • Commissioning and Qualification

        Your Profile

        • Degree as engineer in automation, electrical engineering or similar
        • Experience in process or industry automation
        • Knowledge in the areas of automation systems, instrumentation as well as interfaces and communication protocols
        • Ideally experience in CSV, Pharma and GMP
        • Fluency in English & one of French or German
        • Willingness to travel to project locations in Switzerland and across Europe

        Whether you are looking for a permanent employment, project contract or a freelancing opportunity, we welcome you reaching out to us.

        (Not interested in agency profiles.)

        Traveling activity

        The duration of our projects is usually between 6 and 24 months. Depending on the project and the project phase, the work location is mainly the project location at the customer, although mobile working from home is sometimes possible in consultation with the project management. At BakerHicks you have the opportunity to work with different customers and different technologies. You get to know new cities and are still always at home on weekends.


        • Company Laptop
        • Company Cell Phone
        • Working from home
        • Financial support for Home Office workplace
        • 2 Options for pension fund contracts
        • Flat hierarchies
        • Flexible Working Hours
        • Highest safety standard
        • Allowance for cycling commuters
        • U-Abo for commuters
        • Full access to LinkedIn Learning
        • Worldwide travel insurance
        • Part-time possibility
        • Possibility of unpaid leave
        • Full payment in case of sick leave until the 30th day
        • Complimentary accident insurance
        • Employee referral programm
        • 25 vacation days
        • Overtime hours can be fully compensated
        • Opportunities for international projects
        • Comprehensive expense reimbursement policy

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        Christoph Stöger
        Recruiting Manager - Basel

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