Industrial mechanic

industrial mechanic covestro

Areas of application

Boredom – not a word in your dictionary: as an industrial mechanic, you can look forward to a varied work routine and an exciting area of responsibility. Because we can only produce high-quality products if our production facilities work perfectly.


You will install and service mechanical equipment and plan and control work processes. You will recognize states of wear on our machines in good time and process materials. You must have a good knowledge of math and physics so that you are up to your future tasks and enjoy your work.

Your qualifications

  • Successful completion of at least 10 years of education
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good practical skills
  • Strong interest in technology

Vocational course content

  • Manual and machine processing of materials
  • Assembling, installing and maintaining parts of mechanical systems
  • Setting up pneumatic and hydraulic control systems with the help of circuit diagrams and function charts.
  • Preparing work process plans and controls
  • Contact with clients
  • Quality assurance, work safety and environmental protection as an integral component of all the training themes


Duration of the vocational training course: 3,5 years

Your career prospects

After you have finished your vocational training course, you have a wide variety of further training options:


  • Supervisory specialist
  • Obtain the Meister qualification
  • State-certified technician

Financing your vocational training course

Your training will be paid. Furthermore, we will offer you a special kind of support: if you live more than 100 km away from the training site and have to move closer, we’ll provide you with a rental allowance for a certain period.

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Your application

The application phase is currently closed. The next application period is expected to start in summer 2018.

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