Professional qualification

Your tasks will include

Processing mechanical parts and putting assemblies and components together to form mechatronic systems

Assembling electric, electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical components; installing electric equipment as well as hardware and software components

Assembling, programming and testing electric, pneumatic and hydraulic control units

Testing the function of control units, automated equipment and complex mechatronic systems; troubleshooting and repairing faults and errors

Commissioning and operating mechatronic systems

Performing preventive maintenance of mechatronic systems

Measuring voltage, current, resistance and power in direct and alternating current circuits and calculating their dependence on each other

Selecting, securing and connecting cables and equipment for energy distribution and communication technology in consideration of the mechanical and electrical load

Testing the effectiveness of protective measures, in particular residual current devices; measuring insulating, earthing and loop resistances

Testing and commissioning auxiliary, control and main circuits including the corresponding signal transmitters and control devices for measuring, control and monitoring equipment


Good to know

Information about your apprenticeship as a technical product designer

Intermediate school leaving certificate, secondary school leaving certificate

Duration of training: 3½ years


Interested in an internship?

Gain new insights into life on the job

An internship is the best way to experience actual working methods and job tasks in real life. Interns at WEBER work alongside our experienced professionals and can gain an initial insight into a successful international family business.

As an intern, you will take responsibility for projects or, in the case of a short internship, within everyday business. You will work both independently and in a team and will thus get to know the demands and possibilities of the job you aspire to inside out – and this of course includes fair remuneration.


Hans Weber Maschinenfabrik GmbH
Bamberger Str. 20 | 96317 Kronach

+49 (0) 9261 409 - 0

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