Precision mechanic (m/f/d)

Do you have a skillful and steady hand, even when things get tricky? Are you good at working precisely? Perfect! These are the basic requirements for a career as a precision mechanic.

Your tasks

You manufacture components for commercial vehicles and machines and put them together to create functional units. Your daily tasks include lathing, milling, drilling, grinding as well as using a variety of measuring tools. You will work in a team of commercial vehicle specialists and you'll quickly benefit from their rich experience and know-how.

What you bring

At least a good general secondary school diploma (Hauptschulabschluss) or intermediate secondary school diploma (mittlerer Schulabschluss / Realschulabschluss)

Here's what you need
Good comprehension skills, concentration skills, an affinity for technology and your fascination with motor vehicles and commercial vehicles. Good craftsmanship, an interest in automotive electronics, physical fitness and stamina


Stations of training

Floor conveyor technology/lathing, hydraulic repair, commercial vehicle repair, frame repair

After your education

After successfully completing your training, you can look forward to responsible tasks in the lathing shop in our technical center in Ludwigsburg.

Here's what our trainees have to say

"My colleagues gave me a great welcome right from the start. So it was easy for me to feel like a strong part of the team very quickly. The atmosphere at work is very good and if I have any questions, someone is always there to help me."

Marco Magagnino, Precision Mechanic Apprentice

Our benefits

This can vary at our locations in Austria and Switzerland

Work-life balance

Work-life balance

Thanks to our work hours, geared to match our employees and their families, our employees can organize their work hours flexibly according to their area of activity.

Work-life balance

Vacation and holiday bonus

Vacation and holiday bonus

winkler gives their employees a vacation and holiday bonus. This is paid in June and November.

Vacation and holiday bonus

Employee app

Employee app

The winklerApp is a platform where our employees can exchange information and find out news about what is happening in the company. Even before joining the company, employees are given access to the employee app.

Employee app

30 vacation days

Vacation days

Our employees can take their vacation anytime in coordination with their supervisor. The vacation allowance is higher than the minimum required by law.

Vacation days

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Further apprenticeships

Would you prefer to study instead?

At winkler, you can choose from a variety of career paths, because in addition to the various apprenticeships, you can also complete an integrated dual studies program with our company. Visit our overview page for trainees to get an idea of our study programs.

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