Apprenticeship as an Industrial Mechanic

Are you enthusiastic about technology and full of ideas with which you want to move the world? Then an apprenticeship at Alfred Giesser Messerfabrik GmbH is just right for you. Alfred Giesser Messerfabrik GmbH has its roots in 1776, and since then we have continued to develop in the spirit of evolution. Without our products, numerous industries could not produce, machines could not manufacture and airplanes could not fly. As a leading manufacturer of machine knives and high-precision machine components for various application industries, Alfred Giesser Messerfabrik GmbH offers you an excellent environment for your start in the professional world.

We are not bounded to financial investors, we are bounded to our customers and employees. That's why, as a family business, we consistently invest in our long-term development. And we still have a soul that we want to preserve. In 2026, we will celebrate 250 years of GIESSER.

Deine Ausbildungsschwerpunkte:

  • Reading, applying and creating technical documentation
  • Maintenance of operating equipment
  • Alignment and clamping of tools and workpieces
  • Manual and mechanical machining, cutting, forming and joining
  • Assembling and testing pneumatic circuits
  • Assembly of individual components and assemblies
  • Detecting, isolating and eliminating errors and malfunctions on CNC machines
  • Setup of CNC controlled machines
  • Monitoring and optimization of manufacturing processes

What do you need to know?

  • Start: 1. September jährlich
  • Dauer: 3,5 Jahre (Verkürzung bei guten Leistungen möglich)
  • Realschulabschluss oder höher (alternativ: guter Hauptschulabschluss)
  • Gute Kenntnisse in Mathematik und Physik
  • 1. Lehrjahr Vollzeit in der Berufsschule Backnang
  • Ab 2. Lehrjahr Teilzeitunterricht in der Berufsschule Backnang

Your requirement profile:

  • High level of technical understanding
  • Interest and curiosity for functional relationships (tinkerer)
  • Good spatial perception
  • Craftsmanship
  • Willingness to learn, ability to work in a team, initiative
  • Good German language skills and basic knowledge of English

What We Offer

  • Guaranteed employment in a varied job if good performance was proven
  • Vacation and Christmas bonus
  • Cost absorption of teaching aids
  • Modern training workshop with the latest technology
  • Corporate benefits platform (e.g. job bike, etc.)
  • Performance bonuses



Fabian Levermann & Fabienne Poremba


Birkenstraße 8, 71364 Winnenden / Germany     ǀ

Job Location: Winnenden

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