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Headquarters Pfäffikon, Switzerland
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (OERL)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

What's in a name? That which we call a Swiss-based technology conglomerate: OC Oerlikon. Equipment for manufacturing textiles (via Barmag, Neumag, and Saurer businesses), large-scale thin-film solar modules, and protective coatings for precision tools (Balzers) are part of a slew of production systems and components that make the company a global high-tech giant. Oerlikon also develops equipment for conveying process gases and producing vacuums (Leybold Vacuum), various propulsion technologies, such as automotive drive systems and gear box workings (Graziano and... More

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Dr. Michael Buscher


exciting, fast learning pace, different projects

  Current Senior Manager in Pfäffikon, Schwyz (Switzerland)

Pros: the experience within a couple of years one gets at Oerlikon one would need two or three times longer in another (more stable) company. ie for the career and technical development it is great, if you can handle the instability and turns around Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Reviewed Jun 11, 2013

Interview Details – Contacted a recruiter at my university's career fair and heard back a few weeks later with an offer to interview. Visited the facility and spoke with my future supervisor who determined after a short conversation I was fit for the position. Within the next week after my interview an email was sent…Full Interview

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