Are you interested in the electrical control of machines, and are practically inclined and skilled with computers?
In that case the profession as an electronics technician for plant engineering would be the right choice for you.

Electronics technicians for plant engineering install, repair, and maintain electrical factory and production machinery. You learn how to configure and program systems as well as how to analyze and rectify technical faults.

Important prerequisites

  • Practical skills
  • Interest in technology
  • Networked thinking
  • Good knowledge of mathematics and physics
  • Color vision

We offer you:

  • Practice-related training
  • In-house training courses and lectures
  • Intense exam preparation

School education
At least a very good "Hauptschulabschluss" (similar to a US junior high school leaving certificate) with good English skills

3 1/2 years

Vocational school
Part-time studies in Offenburg, Germany

Training center
ERNST Umformtechnik GmbH, Oberkirch-Zusenhofen, Germany

Additional information

  • The application period always begins in July of the previous year.
  • As part of the application we require the mid-term and final reports for the current school year.

Please address all correspondence to:
Ernst Umformtechnik GmbH
c/o Philipp Schneider
Am Wiesenbach 1
77704 Oberkirch-Zusenhofen