Internship Helium reduction


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 reduce our helium consumption and recovery in the assembly and test area.



The aim of this project is to record and analyse the current helium consumption during leak testing of our valves. We want to look at how we can reduce the amount of helium we use and how we can recover the helium we use.
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.



  • Studies in technical fields, chemistry and physics preferred
  • wish with helium experience.
  • Interested in teamwork in a dynamic production environment in a clean room surrounding.
  • You work independently under the guidance of an experienced project manager.
  • Independent work and solution-oriented thinking and acting characterizes you.
  • Familiar with Office 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)


Interested? Then we look forward receiving your online application.


You can expect a dynamic and successful company where innovation, courage, fairness, openness and transparency are encouraged and your ideas are welcome. We offer flexible options for hybrid working. Your development according to your strengths and aspirations in your career is of great importance to us.