As a Installer, you are versatile and loved by all. You install things such as window and façade elements. Sounds exciting!
Design and impress. In your work you will follow technical drawings to process and work light metals or steel by hand or by machine. You will create windows, doors, façades, fire-resistant and even bullet-resistant elements. After completion, you will recognise the things that you have worked on practically as the results of your own work.
There are so many areas in which you will work. As an organisational talent, you always maintain an overview of administrative and control tasks as well as scheduling.
CNC machine operator
Are you interested in machine technology and is precision important to you? As a cutting machine operator you will ensure that all components such as screws, brackets, etc. have the right quality.
metal construction engineering
Large and small metal constructions – such as façades, bridges, doors and windows – must be planned and designed. This will be your task as a technician with a specialisation in metal construction engineering.
People work with machines in order to accomplish ever more complex work flows. Your task as a mechatronics engineer will be to make sure that the machines function flawlessly.
You will be the first point of contact when colleagues from the technical office, production or installation. You will be responsible for the project engineering of metal construction objects with regard to costs, technology and quality.
Proper warehousing can make the big difference in a company. You make sure that everyone always finds everything. Sounds easy, but it is an important profession in the metal construction industry.
Technical system designer
Different perspectives, the right dimensions and detailed designs. System designers make sure that windows, etc. are created correctly.
From design to completion: As a type of civil engineer, it is your task to plan everything correctly and to ensure constructive production.
Where people are needed. Where people are finding happiness. Where people are really accomplishing something. This is shown in numerous stories from companies in the industry. Find out what it is like to work in the metal construction industry, what awaits you and how you can write your own success story!more
Do you want to realise your full potential? Do you have ambitious career goals? Perfect. In the metal construction industry you have many opportunities to always move your career forward, even after you have completed your training. Participation in advanced training or advanced qualification courses increases the chance of filling in knowledge gaps and becoming a valuable specialist for companies. And naturally you can also become a manager and take responsibility for a small team. Sounds good? Take a look at what is available:
The metal construction industry is continuously advancing. You can complete preparatory and advanced training courses so that you will continue to remain on the ball. You can get information about them at the Handwerkskammer (Chamber of Crafts) and in your company.
Connect your technical know-how with business skills. This is your opportunity to rise to the management level and work as an interface between management and production.
Are you interested in organising and controlling production processes? Then training as a Technische:r Betriebswirt:in (Master Professional) is surely right for you. You will then be a technically adept specialist in metal construction and you will also have other convincing skills as a technical business manager. Your professional future will then be primarily in the area of management or administration.
The Meister (qualification to train apprentices) is one of the most important training qualifications. Why? As a Meister:in (professional qualified to train apprentices) you have the ability to train new apprentices. You can pass on your knowledge. You will also meet the necessary conditions to work independently in the metal construction industry – with your own company.
With a Bachelor of Engineering or Master of Engineering degree you will obtain a level of academic training that you can even complete while on the job. Appropriate courses of study include Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Design Engineering or Automotive Engineering, for example.