An apprenticeship with KNAPP will provide you with terrific career opportunities. As one of the leading global providers of warehouse automation and warehouse logistics software, we are well positioned internationally with over 3,000 employees and more than 35 locations. For over 25 years we have been training apprentices as a federally recognized apprentice training company.
If you are fascinated by machines and technical processes, and you also enjoy working with your hands, then an apprenticeship could be just the thing for you.
We train our apprentices in the following professions with great future prospects:
- Metalwork technician with core module mechanical engineering (3.5 years)
- Metalwork technician with core module mechanical engineering and special module design engineering (4 years)
- Mechatronics technician with core module automation technology (3.5 years)
- Mechatronics technician with core module automation technology and special module PLC technology (4 years)
- Information technology technician (3.5 years)
- Information technology computer scientist (3.5 years)
At KNAPP, you will not only gain comprehensive practical skills in different departments; it is also important to us that we help develop your social skills.
FAIR TEAM PLAY. We promote a positive working environment in which you can prosper. Together with your colleagues you will tinker away at practice-orientated tasks. Mutual support and common goals are vital for a good team. Besides this, we also build upon the team spirit by organizing interesting excursions and joint outings.
PROJECT-BASED WORK. Our project-based work also provides the programme with variety. We foster your technical understanding away from conventional learning paths. Whether you’re programming a solar-powered barbeque grill or designing and assembling punching machines, you will be expanding your horizons in the process and working on intriguing projects. We show you in a creative way how theoretical knowledge can be put to good use in an everyday context.
ACTIVE ABROAD. Experience complete logistic systems in action and observe how individual components interact. Towards the end of the apprenticeship we offer you the opportunity to gain your first practical experience abroad. You will be accompanied at all times by a mentor who will be there to answer any questions. Thanks to our English language training provided by Berlitz, you will also be well prepared for your assignments abroad.
HIGHER VOCATIONAL DIPLOMA. You can embellish your apprenticeship certificate with the Higher Vocational Diploma. You will complete the diploma in German, Mathematics, English and the specialist vocational area taken from practice. You complete the preparation courses in house with us following your working hours.