GWF has achieved the “Great Place to Work” certification!
The further development of our workplace culture has an important meaning to us at GWF. We demand a lot from our employees: Ability to work in a team, willingness to perform, willingness to change, and numerous professional skills. However, we also endeavor to offer a lot: in addition to attractive employment conditions, interpersonal cooperation, our culture and our values are also very important to us. By participating in “Great Place to Work”, we received feedback on our culture of trust and on ways to further improve. We are very pleased about the “Great Place to Work” certification as one of the most attractive employers in Switzerland and we will continue to work on developing our workplace culture.
Working in a state-of-the-art company
GWF has adopted a growth strategy based on a sustainable development model. As a progressive employer, it offers excellent employment opportunities in a pleasant environment. In addition to the collective labour agreement, our employees also profit from other additional benefits.
- Flexible working hours (annual working hours with a 40-hour week)
- At least five weeks holiday for each employee
- Fair and market-competitive remuneration
- Advanced training support
- Reduced health insurance premiums
- Free entrance: Verkehrshaus, Pilatus Bahnen
- Free use of company bicycles
- Freely accessible staff common room with a kitchen
- Mineral water and fruit to promote healthy living
- Excellent road links to the motorway network
- Staff car park available
- Nearby public transport links
Exceptional performance honoured
At the end of each year, the GWF Award honours the above-average and innovative achievements of individual teams. The award ceremony is always organised as part of the company’s Christmas celebrations and is hosted by the management team. Attractive prizes are up for grabs, which the winners can then use for team-building events.
Team Corporate Development
Special price Team «OWG»
GWF is also happy to be involved in sponsoring and embraces requests from employees who dedicate their free time and energy to a local club that provides value and importance to the local community. This relates to sport, culture or other sectors.
A wonderful example of this is the level of commitment shown to the Seewen rifle club, whose members can now achieve the best results in brand new shirts.
We were also able to equip the team “GWF Super Talents” with a complete team sports dress. For the time being, the team participated in the football Grümpelturnier in Ägeri on 06.07.2019. Further tournament participations will surely follow.
The well-known annual Lucerne city run also brought GWF employees together in their free time to run a course together. For this purpose we are happy to provide shirts and other accessories. Good sprint!
Come and join our team!
You can look forward to real challenges and super colleagues. Thanks to our level of growth, we are always on the lookout for motivated and talented people. Do you have a sense of humour? Are you prepared to go the «extra mile» for yourself and others? Do you enjoy working in a pleasant yet achievement-oriented environment? Do you want to actively contribute to change? And do you appreciate technical products? If so, you have the best chances of building a successful career at GWF.
Our current career opportunities can be found here:
We are looking forward for your online application!
The future is in your hands.
We attach great importance to the training of tomorrow’s specialists. Due to GWF’s diverse fields of activity, many exciting tasks, projects and challenges await our apprentices.
Prioritising and promoting personal development.
We can only continue to develop as a company if we also continue to develop as individuals. To achieve this goal GWF offers in-house programmes and invests specifically in the further development of its employees. We make sure that what we have learned is applied to our daily lives and that personal strengths are developed further.
- Management academy
- In-house English lessons
- In-house offers such as «Seitenwechsel» training, health & fitness, etc.
- External advanced training support