metal technician

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Werkzeugbau Jacob-Baumann GmbH
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Training as a metal technician

Job Description:

Specialists for metal technology use machining processes – e.g. milling, drilling, grinding and turning – in order to make parts and components out of metal.


2 years

Recommended educational level:

High School

Your tasks:

Crafting and technology are your passion? Then becoming a cutting machine operator could be a great fit for you. As an expert in the field of metal technology, you are making use of machining processes such as milling, drilling, grinding and turning.

Milling, grinding, turning

As a specialized cutting machine operator, you are making parts and components in serial or individual production lines to be used for tool making. Therefore, you will mainly use machinery for milling, drilling, grinding, turning and eroding with either computer aided or manual operating systems, so you can prove your crafting know-how as well as technical understanding!

From the preparation to the finished product

Before you get to work, you will precisely check your instructions and engineering drawings and the choose the right tools and machinery for your project. You are in charge of setting up the right production parameters as well as the machines. Next, you will, for example mill the workpiece into the designated length and width or equip it with profiles, gaps and drills.
You will supervise the production process and check the quality of the finished product. Also, surface processing is part of your tasks.

Your skills:

  • a good High School
  • crafting skills
  • technical understanding and visual thinking
  • the ability to work in a team, accuracy and carefulness
  • self-sufficient and systematic way of working

We offer:

  • a motivated team
  • career opportunities (e.g. precision mechanic)
  • a forward-looking company
  • modern machinery and technology  

Get in touch

Antje Jacob-Baumann
Managing Director
Tel: +49 (0) 9263 975184-0