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ready for a new technical challenge?
we are looking for a hydrogeology project manager

Nagra, the Swiss National Cooperative for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste, is responsible for the planning and implementation of the safe disposal of radioactive waste generated in Switzerland. The Department of International Services and Projects (ISP) is responsible for our international consulting services, the operation of Nagra’s own underground laboratory, the Grimsel Tests Site ( and the corresponding coordination of international cooperative projects. To further strengthen our team we are looking for a technical-scientific project manager.

You should have a natural sciences or engineering background with an advanced university degree and a minimum of five years of experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • hydrogeology of low transmissive environments
  • hydraulic testing and interpretation
  • groundwater and hydraulic modelling

Our strength is delivering state-of-the-art solutions utilizing our in-house expertise in synergy with expertise from our well-established partner network. Demonstrated ability to lead and work within multidisciplinary teams and cost-effective, prompt and efficient delivery of results including comprehensive documentation is a must. Multi-tasking, a high degree of flexibility, a flair for project acquisition and willingness to travel abroad for short periods is expected. The working languages in ISP are English and German. International experience as well as knowledge of additional languages are assets to be favorably considered in the evaluation.

We offer modern, progressive working conditions and a varied, stimulating working environment.

For technical information please contact Dr. Bernd Frieg, Section Head, Consulting and International Projects ( Please forward your application to Ms. Nadin Stenz, Head of Human Resources (, Job-ID 17019. The evaluation process will commence no later than 12th November, 2018.