Apprenticeship: Cutting machine operator

Full time
BHS Corrugated Germany

BHS Corrugated Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH
Competence, innovation and passion have made us the global market leader in the corrugated board industry. About 2750 employees of the BHS group for the fact that we can inspire our customers also in the future with trend-setting ideas and excellent achievements. In order to meet future market requirements wo look for enthusiastic and competent young talents.

Our apprenticeship at a glance
Cutting machine operators for lathe systems build parts for machines, devices and plants by turning and drilling them at conventional or computer-controlled machine tools. They plan the necessary production processes, choose the right tools and create programs for computer-controlled machines. Furthermore, they install lathes including tools and equipment, control the production process and ensure the quality of the parts. In addition they maintain and take care of the machines. Usually they work in industrial companies directly at machines and in factories.

Educational contents:

  • Job specific basic education in the metal sector
  • Structure of the training enterprise
  • Labour law, collective bargaining law and occupational safety
  • Work safety, environmental protections and efficient energy use
  • Understanding, using and creating of technical documents
  • Differentiating, assigning and handling of different materials
  • Scheduling and operating of workflows and motion sequences as well as controlling and interpreting of the results
  • Maintenance of our equipment as well as controlling and marking them
  • Adjusting and cutting of tools and parts
  • Manual cutting
  • Mechanical cutting
  • Cutting, converting and mechanical joining
  • Installing of lathes, tools and advices
  • Operating and controlling of lathes

At least secondary school graduation
Minimum requirement: knowledge of German (level B1)

Training period
3,5 years

We offer....

  • A professional apprenticeship at the highest level
  • An apprenticeship pay adjusted to the requirements and tasks
  • 30 days vacation, holiday pay and Christmas bonus
  • Extra holiday (at the afternoon) at fair Monday and Shrove Tuesday
  • Support for individual pension scheme
  • Usually unlimited assumption after a successful conclusion of the apprenticeship
  • Bonus for a good certificate
  • Competent instructors with practical experience
  • Get together at the beginning of the apprenticeship

  • Your benefits

  • Individualized training opportunities of a market leader
  • Extensive range of further training courses
  • Possibility of assembly work and foreign assignment
  • Unlimited career and promotion opportunities withim the BHS group
  • Direct implementation of the theory and practice
  • Language courses

  • In addition

    • Organization of and participation at the annual BHS company party
    • Participation at the annual trainee party
    • Financial bonus for the driving test, including paid exemption
    • Driver safety training
    • Cost reimbursement for ride to vocational school
    • Free working clothes for trainees in production

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