Are you looking for a challenging area of responsibility, interesting employment conditions with excellent opportunities for further training and a modern workplace? Then you are exactly right with us. To strengthen our dynamic team, we are looking for committed personalities who want to actively participate in an internationally oriented organisation, starting immediately or by agreement.

1-2 Instructors (40-100 %)

As a member of the professional instruction team, you will train in two training tunnels, unique in Europe, national and international fire service members for operations in underground transport systems.

We are looking for 1-2 committed instructors (m/f/d) who will actively accompany the participating fire service members in gaining valuable experience. You will find all relevant further information in the job advertisement.

Employee for the accommodation team (30-40 %)

Our accommodation team hosts our guests in the canteen and the lounge. It prepares intermediate and special meals for training courses and events, and takes care of the accommodation on the campus as well as the cleaning of our premises.

We are looking for a motivated employee for the accommodation team (m/f/d). The focus of the work is on cleaning a wide variety of rooms. If you have practical experience in the field of cleaning and flexible working hours, mainly in the evening, are not an obstacle for you, we would very much like to get to know you.

It´s all about the people

Firefighting works exclusively in a collective way, and so the team spirit is deeply rooted in us. We are convinced that the skills of the individual come to bear above all in the team. The best results are, therefore, results when employees pool their skills and solve tasks together. That is why we pay special attention to the social competence of our employees. And that's why we cultivate an open and honest feedback culture across hierarchies.

Our values

We focus on the human being.

We are part of the firefighting world.

We are a partner of all emergency services

We maintain an (inter-)national network.

We are an organization that teaches and learns.

We develop holistic training.

We optimize the training effort.

We create great benefits for all involved.

We take care of the environment.

We put safety as our top priority.

Our team in the service of firefighting training

We employ 35 full-time employees, as well as almost 100 experienced part-time employees (instructors & technicians). Together, we provide fire services and other emergency services with a wide range of training infrastructures on which the emergency can be trained realistically, efficiently and safely.

Progressive personnel policy

The Intercantonal Fire Service Training Centre has a very advanced personnel policy with attractive employment conditions, diverse and interesting jobs, a good working environment and equal opportunities for men and women, just to mention a few keywords.

Together we will continue to evolve

A multifaceted working environment with exciting and extraordinary tasks awaits you. Implement your skills with us, expand your strengths and take advantage of your opportunities to evolve. We support you in this!

A responsible employer

The Intercantonal Fire Service Training Centre is a financially independent company based in Balsthal, which is supported by the two building insurance companies Baselland and Solothurn. It is the regionally leading and largest firefighting training centre in Switzerland.

The Intercantonal Fire Service Training Centre also operates the International Fire Academy, which provides training and education for firefighters from Switzerland, Europe and overseas on the world's most unique tunnel training facilities in Balsthal and Lungern.