How to apply for an apprenticeship / traineeship in Zurich?

Apprentices in Zurich start their apprenticeships in mid-August, commercial high school (HMS Plus) trainees start on 1 August and trainees in the commercial training programme for high-school graduates (PWA) usually start their schooling in February or August.

You can view all available placements for apprentices and trainees by clicking on this link.

Your application should include the following documents:

  • Cover letter / letter of application
  • CV with photo
  • Secondary, grammar or high school reports
  • Final references/certificates/diplomas
  • Employment reference letters
  • Multicheck (aptitude test required for commercial, IT and Mediamatics apprenticeship applications)

Please send your application documents by post to:

Swiss Reinsurance Ltd.
Junior Power
Mythenquai 50/60
8022 Zürich

Or email them (in PDF file format) to

If anything is unclear, you can also call our ContactOne line in Zurich at +41 43 285 39 39

We look forward to reviewing your application. Once we receive it, we will inform you about the next steps to take.