Your apprenticeship at KUKA
During your apprenticeship as business administrator for shipping and logistics services, you will learn how to organize goods transports and other logistics services. You make sure that various goods arrive safely – at any corner of the world. At KUKA, you are the central hub in your function as business administrators for international goods transport.
In your apprenticeship, we get you ready for the areas of service provision, order handling and sales. After all, as a business administrator for shipping and logistics services you work independently in these areas and reach agreements with business partners. You always have to keep an eye on legal regulations and company instructions.
The apprenticeship as business administrator for shipping and logistics services at KUKA is as varied as your subsequent everyday work will be. These tasks await you during and after the apprenticeship:
- Process-oriented service provision in (international) shipping and logistics
- Getting to know the information and communication systems
- Goods shipment and transport
- Hazardous materials, safety and protection
- Payment transactions and accounting
- Cost and activity accounting, controlling
- Contracts, liability and insurance
- Data privacy and data protection
- Personnel management
- Environmental protection
Our training and further education offers
During your apprenticeship at KUKA as business administrator for shipping and logistics services, you have various possibilities for continuing your education. For example, you can benefit from the following offers:
In addition, you also have various opportunities after your apprenticeship, such as:
Duration of the apprenticeship and graduation
KUKA offers the apprenticeship as business administrator for shipping and logistics services in Augsburg.
Upon successful completion after 3 years, you will be a trained business administrator for shipping and logistics services of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce.
Your training will take place in cooperation with the vocational school IV Augsburg. For you, this means that both your practical assignments at KUKA and your classes will take place in Augsburg.
What you should bring with you
Affinity, enthusiasm and passion for business topics and commercial processes
Organizational and planning talent
Sense for numbers
Talent for communication and languages
Good command of written and spoken English
Enjoy working with other people in a multicultural / international environment
Initiative and an independent way of working
Interest in exchanging knowledge and ideas, as well as learning new things
Middle maturity or (technical) high school diploma
This is what you can look forward to
Attractive remuneration including Christmas bonus and vacation pay
30 days paid vacation
State-of-the-art training in the new education center (opened in September 2020)
State-of-the-art training facilities
Varied and interesting tasks as well as insights into Industrie 4.0
Fantastic atmosphere and a great team
Extensive continuous professional development opportunities
Company canteens and café
Very good transport connections
Apprenticeship period and application cut-off date
Starting date: The starting date each year is 1 September.
Please apply online via our careers site with complete application documents (covering letter, CV, references, etc.) about a year before the start of the apprenticeship.
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