Working for the SRC in Switzerland or abroad

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The Swiss Red Cross is an attractive and reputable employer. We offer interesting and challenging jobs in Switzerland and abroad.

SRC as an employer

We need qualified and motivated staff to deliver our services to people in need. We take our responsibilities as an employer seriously.

This is what we provide:

  • fair employment conditions and flexible work schedules

  • diversity and equal opportunity: we welcome all applications, regardless of gender, nationality, religion, ethnic origin or disability

  • equal pay

  • training and development

  • an open and respectful corporate culture based on mutual trust

Help us achieve greater humanity in the world. We look forward to your application!

Jobs in Switzerland

The SRC is the largest humanitarian organization in Switzerland. We work in various sectors:

  • health

  • social integration

  • training

  • search and rescue

  • disaster preparedness

  • development cooperation

  • voluntary work

  • youth work


Swiss civilian service

It is not possible to undertake civilian service with the SRC outside Switzerland. You can find civilian service vacancies at the SRC headquarters in Bern and Wabern on the website of the Federal Office for Civilian Service.

Website of the Federal Office for Civilian Service

Our national headquarters in Bern and Wabern mainly employ administrative staff, university graduates and specialists in the following fields: health and integration, international cooperation, marketing and communication, finance, human resources and services.

Jobs abroad

Ein Mann klärt Frauen mit Kleinkindern im Warteberich eines Gesundheitszentrums über die Entwicklung ihrer Kinder auf.
An SRC worker in a healthcare centre in Laos.

As a member of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, we also work in other countries. We are active in emergency relief, reconstruction after disasters and development cooperation.

Our international cooperation programmes are carried out in close cooperation with local partner organizations. The SRC’s international and local specialists work in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe and Latin America. We also work with our local partners’ many volunteers.

Find out more about the profile of our delegates or about short-term relief missions. Have you got what it takes? We look forward to your online application, either for an advertised position or as an unsolicited application.


Information and vacancies

Cinfo provides advice about careers in international cooperation and publishes vacancies. Cinfo also connects international organizations with applicants in Switzerland.


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