Apprenticeship: Electrician for automation technology

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
The tasks:

Electricians for automation technology analyse functional interactions and process sequences of automated systems and design modifications. They install electric, hydraulic and pneumatic drive systems and integrate equipment for measuring, controlling and regulating. In addition they also install, program and adjust sensor systems, operating-systems, Bus-systems and networks. They connect these installed components to complex automation devices in order to integrate them in an overall system. After implementing trial runs they hand over the systems to the future operators and introduce them to the handling. Furthermore electricians for automation technology maintain automation systems. Via test software and diagnosis systems they localize, analyse and fix errors.

Job specific basic education:

  • Structure of the training enterprise
  • Labour law, collective bargaining law and occupational safety
  • Work safety, environmental protections and efficient energy use
  • Production of mechanical parts
  • Manufacturing of mechanical connections
  • Assembling and wiring of mechanical, electromechanical and electrical parts into modules
  • Preparing, laying and connecting of cables
  • Measuring of alternating current as well as checking components
Job specific training in the field of automation technology:

  • Analysis of functional interactions and process sequences; if necessary also of process workflows in interconnected production plants, in order to design modifications of automation systems, for example for production processes, process technology, nanotechnological devices, networks, traffic control and building technology
  • Installation of devices for automation technology and components
  • Checking and activating automation systems
  • Monitoring and maintaining of automation systems
  • Documentation of workflows and contribution to the optimization of sequences

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 addtion

    • 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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