Motion is a must

As an Industrial Mechanic specializing in Maintenance, you are responsible for inspecting and maintaining industrial machines and plants in addition to inspecting and maintaining equipment. This includes all kinds of production plants and machines, such as large production systems, conveyor plants and turning and milling machines. You will mount and remove parts and components, localize errors, and effect repairs for troubleshooting. After a performance test, you determine when to restart the machines and plants.

Opportunities at H.C. Starck

Training to become an Industrial Mechanic takes three and a half years. During this time, we will provide you with opportunities to expand your skills by taking on a range of interesting tasks and new challenges, and develop your own independent way of working.

During training you will learn about:

  • Starting up machines and plants along with maintaining their serviceability
  • Planning and regulating work flows and motion sequences, monitoring and assessing the results
  • Aligning and tensioning tools and components, manual and mechanical tensioning, grinding, shaping and joining
  • Setting up and testing pneumatic circuits
  • Assembling components and assembly groups, testing and setting individual functions of assembly groups by measuring and recording travel values and performance data
  • Thermal cutting, hot forming, fusion welding
You will learn in our Teaching Workshop, Maintenance Workshop and on-site at the Production Plants on the equipment there. You will learn about and apply the health and safety, accident prevention and environmental protection regulations throughout your training.

Show us your full potential

To set the right course for your future, you need to have completed a good certificate of secondary education. For a career as an Industrial Mechanic, your talent for mathematics and well-developed spatial sense and ability to abstract are the best prerequisites. Impress us with your mechanical skills.

We truly enjoy working with dedicated and team-oriented people who are curious, and ready to learn and grow. We will help you develop your sense of self as a responsible individual, which we feel includes qualities like a thirst for knowledge, an inquisitive mind, a zest for action, courtesy, and a sense of humor. Does this sound like you? Then you would be a great fit.

And when you are done

We prefer to train our employees in-house, so there is an excellent chance we will be able to offer you a job as an Industrial Mechanic in one of our Maintenance Workshop when you finish your training. Working for H.C. Starck will offer a range of opportunities for personal and professional development. In addition to professional experience, you will have plenty of occasions to use your fresh ideas to make our processes more efficient and modern. Completing training does not mean the end of the line as far as qualifications are concerned. For example, you could go on to become a Foreman or certified Engineer.