Internship Automated Internal Transport


Haag, St. Gallen, CH

Employment Type:  Fixed Term Contract




Innovation, Efficiency and Ambition: this is what VAT has stood for over 50 years. 

With this passion, VAT has grown to become the leading international developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance high-end vacuum valves and vacuum sealing technology, employing over 2000 people worldwide.  The headquarters are located in Haag (Switzerland), the production centers in Switzerland, Malaysia, Romania and Taiwan. 


If you are still a student or a recent graduate and want to change the world with your innovative ideas, then this is the place for you. We are looking for someone to analyse the current situation and come up with a concept on how we can automate the internal transport of materials, parts, pallets and baskets.



The aim of this project is to record and analyse internal transport in the machining area. It will also investigate the extent to which the internal transport of material, parts, pallets and cleaning baskets can be automated in an existing production and given situation. You will be required to design how this could be achieved. You will also provide cost estimates and indicative price quotations to demonstrate the economic viability.



  • Technical education and studies in mechanical, manufacturing, and process engineering or similar
  • Interested in teamwork in a dynamic production environment.
  • You work independently under the guidance of an experienced project manager.
  • Independent work and solution-oriented thinking and acting characterizes you.
  • Familiar with Microsoft 365
  • Good knowledge of German

What we can offer:

We can offer you a 6-month contract that will give you an exciting insight into working with the high-tech applications needed to manufacture semiconductors.

Start date: Flexible

Workload: 100 %

Duration: 6 months (flexible)