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Apprenticeship at Flender

Dual Studies  Mechanical Engineering + Cutting Machine Operator in Bocholt (m/f/d)

Do you like to get stuck in and are you interested in design, automation and technology? 
This dual study program prepares you for a very innovative task in a production-related environment. You will machine workpieces such as shafts and gears conventionally and with the help of CNC-controlled machines. With a penchant for technology, mathematics, physics and programming, you will master the dual study program. During your apprenticeship, you will learn how to manually and mechanically machine workpieces, such as turning and milling on conventional or CNC-controlled machines. In parts production, you will analyze the technical feasibility of incoming orders and select the appropriate machining process, which includes turning systems, milling systems and grinding systems. After completing your industrial training, you will spend your semesters getting to know technological departments that deal with robotics and process automation, among other things. After completing your studies, you will be ideally equipped to drive innovative topics forward as a production engineer (m/f/x). This dual study program is a good alternative to regular studies. It can serve as a basis for a master's degree. If you perform very well, it is common for you to complete a full-time part-time degree with us following the dual study program.

Workplaces: Bocholt
Program duration: 4 years
Entry requirements: General higher education entrance qualification
University: Westfälische Hochschule Bocholt 

Your Benefits
with Us

  • 35-hour week, no weekend work and no alternating shifts during training
  • 30 days of vacation, vacation pay and Christmas bonus
  • Induction week with all trainees and various trainee events
  • Development and training opportunities
  • Very good chances of being taken on
  • Apprenticeship pay at the Bocholt and Penig sites in accordance with the IG Metall labor contract


1. Fill out the application form. 
2. Upload your documents. 
3. Take the online recruitment test. 
4. Get to know us in a personal interview.    

Then you already hold your contract in your hands!