Your apprenticeship to become a machinist at STEINEL

Turning, milling, grinding – during your apprenticeship to become a machinist, you will undertake the machining of metal pieces or create assembly groups from individual components.

  • Duration of training: 3.5 years
  • Vocational school: Villingen-Schwenningen
  • Required school-leaving qualifications:
    completion of a secondary school-leaving certificate with good grades (German Hauptschulabschluss or Mittlere Reife)

Your tasks

  • Following the receipt of a production order, you will plan out the production process and then carry out the work – either manually or (nearly always) mechanically.
  • To ensure that a precision part can be produced as requested, you must carry out precision programming at the production centre beforehand and professionally chuck the metal piece that is to be machined.
  • You will monitor the production process. Despite all the due care taken, you may nevertheless detect a problem. In such an event, you must pinpoint the cause, remedy the issue and then check the quality of the produced part.

What you have to offer

  • You enjoy maths, particularly geometry
  • You are interested in physics and technical matters
  • You enjoy making things, crafts or tinkering

What we have to offer

  • Active involvement from the word go
  • Training young people is something our employees have a lot of fun doing, and they will aid you in developing professional and social competencies right from the start of your apprenticeship, while also acting as your own competent point of contact
  • Joint activities and projects with other apprentices
  • Exciting and responsible challenges
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