Machine and plant operator


Information about the vocational training program

As a machine and plant operator specializing in metal and plastics technology, you will learn about materials, their properties and their possible uses and processing.You set up machines, manufacture cables and complex wires, you control and monitor the entire manufacturing process.

The training takes two years. The theory is taught at the vocational college in Roth, the practical phase at the LEONI site in Roth. 

The apprenticeship is complemented by the IHK (Chamber of Industry and Commerce) additional qualification in the field of wire and cable.

Future fields of work: Core or sheath extrusion, braiding, stranding.

What you will bring to this role

  • Manual dexterity 
  • Enjoy working with machines and equipment 
  • Interest in mathematics and technology 
  • Team spirit and sense of responsibility 
  • Middle school leavers’ diploma desirable

Reasons to opt for vocational training with LEONI

Top remuneration

Top remuneration with vacation pay and Christmas bonus in a company where pay is protected by pay-scale agreements (IGM)

Grade-based bonus
Grade-based bonus

Grade-based bonus of up to € 1,000 per year in training for especially good performance at vocational college

Regular excursions
Regular excursions and projects

Regular excursions and projects at LEONI sites in and outside Germany, depending on the training course

Exciting tasks
Exciting and interesting tasks

Exciting and interesting tasks during the training, including in our own Junior Company

Further employment
Further employment

Best opportunities for the future through guaranteed offers of employment

Progression & support

Targeted progression & support during and also after training

Personalized training

Training is a matter close to our hearts. From the beginning of the training, we accompany you intensively and personally

Equitable Work-Life

35 hour week and 30 days annual paid leave

Exam preparations
Exam preparations

Targeted preparation for exams by the company


Get to know us personally

We pay regular visits to colleges and universities and can be found at recruitment fairs across Germany. We may be heading your way soon. Take advantage of the opportunity to get to know us as employers and to find out first-hand what opportunities for joining LEONI and establishing and developing your career await you.
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Why not apply using our online portal. We look forward to meeting you. 

The following Training & Dual Studies Team in Roth will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Vocational training and dual students

+49 9171 804-2422

+49 9171 804-2285

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