Apprenticeship as an industrial mechanic

The job profile of an industrial mechanic is very varied. In the course of your apprenticeship at DREEBIT you will be taught specialist contents in our service center in Dresden Klotzsche and in the future also at our production site in Großröhrsdorf. Other contents (e.g. fundamentals of metal processing, welding course, ...) are offered via cooperation partners and industry-wide training modules.

The duration of the apprenticeship is 3 ½ years.

The following learning fields are covered in the course of the apprenticeship:

  • Production of components with hand-operated tools
  • Production of components with machines
  • Manufacture of simple assembly groups
  • Maintenance of technical systems
  • Production of individual components with machine tools
  • Installation and commissioning of control systems
  • Assembly of technical sub-systems
  • Manufacture and commissioning of technical systems
  • Monitoring of product and process quality
  • Maintenance of technical systems
  • Ensuring the operability of automated systems
  • Planning and implementation of technical systems
  • Optimisation of technical systems


  • At least General Certificate of Secondary Education
  • Technical understanding
  • Commitment
  • Independence, proactiveness and dedication, ability to work in a team
  • Good command of English



More Information

Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK) Dresden:

Regulation on the apprenticeship in industrial metal professions: