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Training as a mechatronics technician: KUKA trainee at work

Apprenticeship as mechatronics technician

An apprenticeship as mechatronics technician is the perfect combination for everyone who is interested in electronic and mechanical processes. The combination of mechanical engineering and electrical engineering makes you as a mechatronics technician into a driving force for progress at KUKA.


Your apprenticeship at KUKA

As a mechatronics technician (m/f/d), you assemble machines and systems involving the most precise, detailed work. In addition, you install control software and are responsible for maintenance of the systems.

Particularly exciting: our goal is to build on our position as market leader. As a result, at KUKA you will only work with the latest robot and automation technology, making you into an active participant in shaping Industrie 4.0.

Your apprenticeship as mechatronics technician (m/f/d) will involve you working in all kinds of areas at KUKA. In addition, you will have the opportunity to specialize following the apprenticeship or to move in the direction of engineering with a course in mechanical or electrical engineering.

The central learning areas in the apprenticeship as mechatronics technician (m/f/d) are:

  • Machining mechanical parts

  • Combining components and parts

  • Installing and testing hardware and software components

  • Assembling and testing electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic control systems

  • Programming and commissioning mechatronic systems

  • Assembling and dismantling machines, systems and equipment

An insight into training as a mechatronics technician (m/f/d)

Our training and further education offers

During your apprenticeship at KUKA, you have various possibilities for continuing your education. For example, you can benefit from the following offers:

  • Introduction days

  • Courses for exam preparation

  • Foreign language courses

  • Robot training

Duration of the apprenticeship and graduation

KUKA Future of Manufacturing

KUKA offers the training at two locations in Augsburg and Bremen. 

Augsburg:

Upon successful completion after 3.5 years, you will be trained mechatronics technician of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Your training will take place in cooperation with Vocational School I in Augsburg. For you, this means that both your practical assignments at KUKA and your classes will take place in Augsburg.

 

Contact Augsburg:
Mr. Manfred Schussmann
Head of Training Center
Tel. +49 821 797 1407

Upon successful completion after 3.5 years, you will be trained mechatronics technician at the Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Your training will take place in cooperation with TBZ Mitte in Bremen. For you, this means that both your practical assignments at KUKA and your classes will take place in Bremen.

 

Contact Bremen:
Neele Kutzky
Tel. +49 421 6602 358

You should offer the following


Fingertip feeling and analytical approach

Craftsmanship

Sense for numbers and physics

Flexibility and creativity

Pleasure in working with other people in a multicultural / international environment

Secondary school leaving certificate or (technical) school leaving certificate

Interest in different materials, components and machines

Affinity, enthusiasm and passion for mechanics, electronics and technology

This is what you can look forward to

  • Varied and interesting tasks

    as well as insights into Industrie 4.0
    Learn more about Industry 4.0
  • Extensive continuous professional development opportunities

    Sponsorship programs for master workers or technicians
  • State-of-the-art training

    in the new education center (opened in September 2020)
    Learn more about our training center
  • State-of-the-art training facilities

    (New machines, tablet PCs at the workbenches, etc.)
  • KUKA Summary

    Attractive remuneration

    including Christmas bonus and vacation pay
  • Foreign placements of four to six weeks

    For example in Belgium, China or USA
  • 30 days paid vacation

  • Company canteens and café

  • KUKA for Automotive

    Very good transport connections

  • Financial support in the 365 Euro Ticket from AVV

  • Events and actions

    such as summer parties, karting or a visit to the subsidiaries.

Starting date: Start each year is 1 September in Augsburg and 1 August in Bremen.

Application

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.

Have we aroused your interest?

If so, apply now online via our careers site!

 

Contact Augsburg:
Mr. Manfred Schussmann
Head of Training Center
Tel. +49 821 797 1407

 

Contact Bremen:
Neele Kutzky
Tel. +49 421 6602 358