Diversity at SWISS

The people in the company

For SWISS, employee diversity is a central success factor. The differing abilities, perspectives, and backgrounds offered by each and every employee unite to present a balanced mix.

SWISS employs people from over eighty nations. About 8000 employees make the international company a multiple-award-winning airline. The many languages, mindsets, and cultures form a diverse employee structure. SWISS can then meet its passengers on an eye-to-eye level everywhere in the world and with understanding for their needs. The corporate language English simplifies communicating with international partners and recruiting skilled workers from abroad.

SWISS offers school leavers and Bachelor graduatesinternshipsand apprenticeships for an easier start into their professional careers. MEcon and Bachelor graduates in aviation can complete one of two trainee programmes. Over a period of twelve to eighteen months, participants are deployed to the various departments run by the airline.