Revolutionary manufacturing process for launcher structures to cut fabrication time by up to 50% and significantly reduce costs.

Your apprenticeship

Our apprentices are our future - that's why your training is so important to us. We train apprentices in a variety of exciting professions. What fascinates you?

Nadine Siegenthaler
Nadine Siegenthaler Berufsbildungskoordinatorin

A company that advances humankind and enables the exploration of the world and beyond.

Beyond Gravity has delivered products for hundreds of different missions for over 40 years. We are currently working on around 400 projects. What they all have in common? They all ultimately serve an important purpose that advances humankind. Our activities encompass weather forecasting, satellite-based positioning and communications in even the most remote corners of the globe, satellite data to manage natural hazards, new discoveries revealing the mysteries of our universe, scientific experiments in space and exciting new developments like self-driving cars – everything depends on space technology. With endless opportunities, we help our customers around the world make the impossible possible.


What do we offer

Working environment
At Beyond Gravity you'll find (apart from a lot of other cool things) a "YOU culture" throughout the company (from the first day of work) - also for learners, a welcome day for apprentices, a structured induction program as well as ergonomic workstations with height-adjustable desks.

Participation language studies
Beyond Gravity covers 50% of the costs (max. CHF 1'000.-) of language studies during the entire apprenticeship period and 100% of the time (reimbursed as school days).

Mandatory textbooks are paid 100% by Beyond Gravity.

Working time
At Beyond Gravity you work 40 hours per week and benefit from a flexible working time regulation and working time recording system.

In the first year of your apprenticeship you get 7 weeks' holiday, in the second year 6 weeks' holiday and in the third year 5 weeks' holiday.

Other additional benefits
With us, you enjoy your lunch in a modern staff restaurant (subsidised meals), special conditions for the Swiss railway (half-fare card), company-owned parking spaces (free of charge) and free admission to the Museum of Transport in Lucerne. In addition, you will receive discounts at fitness centres, insurance companies and rental cars, as well as access to a special offer for employees, family members, partners in the same household for TV, Internet, mobile and fixed network subscriptions via Sunrise.

"We work, learn and laugh together. Become part of Beyond Gravity and start your career."

Nadine Siegenthaler
Nadine Siegenthaler Berufsbildungskoordinatorin

Konstrukteur/in EFZ

Together with clients, engineers, developers and other specialists, you develop, model and modify concepts, individual parts and assemblies for devices, machines or systems as well as tools and devices for production. When developing solutions, you work closely with functional specifications with the most important information on function, production, quality and costs. On the computer, you create parts lists, manufacturing, assembly and testing documents and compile the necessary production data.

You also create the appropriate instructions and documentation for the operation and maintenance of the products.

Duration = 4 Years
Training location = Zürich - Seebach

What we offer you

  • We offer you a well-founded and varied training. You will take part in specialized courses and receive individual support.
  • The training in the training company consists of the basic training and the main training.
  • The basic training is completed after 2 years with the partial examination.

Logistiker/in EFZ

As a logistics specialist, you are responsible for the smooth flow of materials and ensure that the right goods are in the right place at the right time. In doing so, you perform various tasks. Due to the various department changes, you will gain insight into several areas and thus have a varied and exciting training ahead of you. A safe working environment is very important to us, so that you come home safely every evening.

Duration = 3 Years
Training location = Zürich

What we offer you

  • A well-organized start thanks to comprehensive introductory days
  • Experienced vocational instructors to guide and support you on your way to a successful apprenticeship diploma
  • Personal support and participation in language courses, exam preparation and support courses