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Top Quality Training with Paatz

We know: The future is happening every day, and today is already in the past. And that's not just empty rhetoric, but a living reality: over the last 20 years, Paatz has mentored over 50 skilled employees, foremen, and engineers.

School-Economy Award Winner 2022
Click here to learn why we received this award (German language only).

An interview with our HR department head:
Interview with Steffi Henkel

We Train People

Paatz is one of the most important training workplaces in the Suhl region.


Come to us and apply NOW for training as a:

  • Technical Product Designer (m/f/o), Subspecialty: Machine and Facility Construction

Are you creative and interested in the development and planning of three-dimensional data models? Why not join our product development team and prepare drawings and parts lists from these digital data using modern CAD systems, so your colleagues can manufacture parts and assemblies on this basis? After a comprehensive basic training as a metal worker, you will be handed through our assembly and construction departments and learn how to operate CAD software in order to prepare technical drawings.

We are offering you a forward-looking apprenticeship 4.0.

Apprenticeship Facts:

  • Duration: 3.5 years
  • Vocational school in Zella-Mehlis

Our Requirements:

  • Secondary or high school graduation with good grades
  • good grades in mathematics and physics
  • basic computing knowledge
  • technical interest
  • mathematical-technical skills
  • spatial thinking skills
  • diligence, creativity, team spirit

What we offer:

  • goal-oriented training
  • diversified work in a motivated team
  • taking responsibility for your work
  • 38 hours/week
  • 30 days of vacation/year
  • material rewards in the form of a 22 EURO/month gift voucher after completion of the probation period

Please send an informative application including all relevant documents to:

PAATZ Viernau GmbH
z.H. Frau Steffi Henkel
Hergeser Weg 1
98587 Steinbach-Hallenberg OT Viernau

Tel.  +49 (036847) 351 2426

»Not a run-of-the-mill apprenticeship« (Niklas Treumann, Technical Product Designer apprentice, year 2)




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