Schaerer - a company with personality

Welcome to Schaerer.

A company with tradition

Schaerer is an innovative Swiss company with a long tradition, which is one of the world's leading manufacturers of professional coffee machines and stands for comprehensive coffee knowledge, a love of coffee and its perfect preparation in all variations.

Together with our approximately 400 employees, we passionately produce fully automatic coffee machines at our site in Zuchwil. Since the end of 2016, the company has been part of the Professional Coffee
Machines division of the French Groupe SEB Group. As a subsidiary of the French Groupe SEB, we are part of a team of more than 33,000 employees worldwide.


Schaerer in figures



Employees in the areas of administration, development, production, sales and service

More than


Employees R&D work on the development of innovative technologies for the world market


3‘000 m²

modern office space

Up to

19‘000 m²

Production and storage space



We train apprentices in different areas

In the year


Was the foundation of Schaerer AG

What motivates us

Our vision:
"Our passion inspires the coffee universe"

Our Mission:
"Together we shape a creative and sustainable environment to deliver customized coffee solutions."

Passion for innovation

Good coffee taste alone is not enough for us. With innovative spirit, we strive for the best quality in the cup.


As a company, we have the goal of taking active action. That is why we place the necessary trust in the people around us.

Respect for the individual

Respect for people and the environment is important to us. We take responsibility by creating the basis for a motivating working atmosphere, trust and enjoyment at work.

Benefits with Schaerer

Pssst...we have the best coffee. But that's just one of many benefits at Schaerer:

  • We offer dynamic work models and home office possibilities for the compatibility of job, family and leisure time
  • We work 40 hours per week (Schaerer AG is affiliated to the collective labor agreement of the machine, electrical and metal industry, Swissmem)
  • Enjoy at least 25 days annual vacation as well as additional bridge days
    Fair wages are a matter of course for us.
  • We pay a salary in line with the market with special payments
  • Benefit from attractive social benefits
  • If you are traveling by car, we offer you a free parking space. Our location is also easily accessible by public transport.

What you can expect at Schaerer

  • Extensive and careful induction when you join the company
  • Individual development and training opportunities (not only within Schaerer AG, but also international career opportunities within Groupe SEB)
  • Secure perspectives in an employee-oriented company
  • A modern working environment, in which your thinking is in demand and teamwork has a high value
  • A great working atmosphere and an open culture
  • We like to get together at Schaerer: whether at the "Töggeli tournament", sledding fun, a spontaneous aperitif on the roof terrace or at the annual summer party


Competent and determined in the matter at hand, open and obliging in our dealings - business partners experience us as professional all along the line.

Team spirit

Through trust and transparency we achieve our common goals.

What are you waiting for?

Apply and become part of our team.

Your development opportunities at Schaerer

We support your training and further education according to your individual wishes. We promote talent with multi-layered training and development measures, both in Zuchwil and at the various locations of the Groupe SEB Group. As part of Groupe SEB with 33,000 employees worldwide, we also offer international development opportunities.

Current job offers

Industrial Performance Manager (m/w/d) 100% - Schaerer AG

Solothurn, Swiss

Management Support Manager (m/w/d) 50-60%

Solothurn, Swiss

Employee financial accounting (m/f/d) 80-100% - Schaerer AG

Solothurn, Swiss

Employee workshop (m/f/d) 100% - Schaerer AG

Solothurn, Swiss

Employee PPS (m/f/d) 100% - Schaerer AG

Solothurn, Swiss

Production Planner (m/f/d) 100%

Solothurn, Swiss

Service technician Lucerne region (m/f/d) 100%

Solothurn, Swiss

Service technician region Nidwalden/Obwalden/Uri (m/f/d) 100%

Solothurn, Swiss

Service technician region northwest Switzerland (m/f/d) 100%

Solothurn, Swiss

Service technician region Winterthur/Schaffhausen (m/f/d) 100%

Solothurn, Swiss

Service technician region Winterthur/Schaffhausen (m/f/d) 100%

Solothurn, Swiss

Software Developer C++ (m/f/d) 100%

4528 Zuchwil

Technical Editor (m/f/d) 60%

Solothurn, Swiss

Technical Support Manager (m/f/d) 100%

4528 Zuchwil

Test Engineer (m/w/d) 100%

4528 Zuchwil

Trainer Coffee Competence (m/w/d) 100%

Solothurn, Swiss

Currently open apprenticeships

Energy and Environment Manager (m/w/d) 60-100%

Zuchwil, Swiss

Businessman EFZ Profile E (m/f/d)

SwissSolothurn, Schweiz

Design engineer EFZ (m/f/d)


Logistician EFZ and EBA (m/f/d)

Solothurn, Swiss

Mechanics apprentice EBA (m/f/d)

Solothurn, Swiss

Are you looking for a new challenge?

Open positions can be found on our German website.