Big goals?

Then start your professional life with Dow.

You have a high-school diploma or higher education entrance qualification? As an international company Dow offers you a broad range of diverse and interesting job opportunities in commercial businesses and technical fields. Our apprenticeship programs open up promising future perspectives for graduates.

How would you like your apprenticeship training to be?

  • varied and challenging work tasks in a modern international company
  • a high level of hands-on experience
  • acquire extensive professional knowledge
  • enjoy working in a cooperative team spirit

You hit more than one? Then we are looking for you to make part of the team at Dow!

Applications for the 2020 apprenticeships can be submitted on careers.dow.com as from September 1, 2019


EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence) Chemical Lab Technician (m/f)

Are you interested in chemical substances and respective reactions? You're not afraid of chemical formulas? Crushing, distilling, sieving, mixing and filtering are exciting to you? You like to work with state-of the-art electronic devices and you find satisfaction in recording the results of your work accurately?

Fact sheet


EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence) Plastics Technologist (m/f)

You are fascinated by plastics and their properties? You want to know about manufacturing, raw material calculation for production and how to influence color and properties? Can you envisage developing specialized customer-specific plastic products, equipping manufacturing facilities accordingly, monitoring the operational processes and recording the results properly?

Fact sheet


EFZ (Swiss Certificate of Competence) Merchant/Retailer (m/f)

Advanced communication media, economic relationships and contact with people are interesting subjects to you? You are a team player, reliable and you behave responsibly? You can quickly adapt to changing tasks, you are not shy to prove your language skills and you like working independently? Can you envisage organizing meetings planning trips, completing forms properly and compiling statistics?

Fact sheet


The apprenticeship includes basic theory at the vocational school and lots of practice within the company. Provided with a Dow apprenticeship training you are ‘well-equipped’ for a bright professional future.

Intrigued? Learn more about our trial apprenticeships (Schnupperlehre – available only in German).