Apprenticeship

Apprenticeships at Viessmann Climate Solutions

Apprenticeships at Viessmann Climate Solutions are diverse and comprehensive. Whether in our technical, commercial or IT departments, every Climate Hero is given a solid foundation. Find the right apprenticeship programme for you – and join us in catalysing the energy transition!

Key facts about your apprenticeship:

  • The apprenticeship is a dual study programme, combining on-the-job experience with vocational training, and lasts from two to three and a half years, depending on your chosen field.

  • You’ll benefit from comprehensive guidance from instructors and training officers, and enjoy additional support throughout your apprenticeship – for example, from a mentor in a senior year.

  • Explore a wide range of departments and roles, with options to work across Germany or even internationally.

  • We’ll provide you with high-quality tools throughout your apprenticeship.

  • During your apprenticeship, you’ll take part in workshops and pursue training tailored to your individual interests.

Our apprenticeships at a glance

Viessmann Climate Solutions offers training in partnership with guild companies. 

As a facility mechanic specializing in plumbing, heating and air conditioning, you will plan, configure and install building services engineering facilities and systems.

Your training will include:

  • Construction of energy-efficient and environmentally friendly systems

  • Planning, configuration, installation, connection and commissioning of technical supply systems

  • Carrying out maintenance and repairs, and offering customer advice

  • Individual practical phases in selected companies in the heating sector

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions 

  • Are the go-to person for repairs in your household 

  • Excel in independent and proactive problem-solving at school

As an electrician specializing in industrial engineering, you will be responsible for the planning and installation of electrical systems and equipment.

Your training will include:

  • Planning, installing and maintaining energy supply systems and facilities 

  • Installing instrumentation, control and automation technology, as well as alarm and lighting systems

  • Installing routing systems, information and power lines, and supply lines 

  • Handover of systems and provision of services 

  • Programming and configuration of systems

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions

  • Are the go-to person for repairs in your household 

  • Achieved good grades in maths and physics

As an IT specialist in application development, you will be responsible for programming and developing databases and bespoke software solutions.

Your training will include:

  • Planning and building software solutions

  • Designing and executing tailored applications

  • Troubleshooting existing systems and testing new applications 

  • Analysing, evaluating and implementing user requirements for optimal technical outcomes 

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Have a systematic approach to problem-solving

  • Can distil essential details from complex information

  • Are effective at communicating and team coordination

Dive into the world of metalwork as a metal technology specialist and master the art of shaping and joining metal.

Your training will include:

  • Maintenance of machinery and equipment

  • Manufacturing, assembling and disassembling metal structures

  • Joining components with various methods such as welding, bolting and riveting

  • Analysing and testing the functionality of technical systems

Consider applying if you:

  • Have completed your secondary education

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions

  • Are the go-to person for repairs in your household

  • Value precision and responsibility in your work

As a production mechanic, you will be qualified to work on the assembly and manufacture of mass-produced industrial products.

Your training will include:

  • Designing workplaces and workflow planning

  • Combining components to build machinery and equipment

  • Driving quality control and assurance initiatives

  • Inspecting workpieces for functionality and quality

  • Engaging in ongoing process optimization 

Consider applying if you:

  • Have completed your secondary education

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions 

  • Complete your tasks to a high standard

  • Value precision and responsibility in your work

As an industrial mechanic, you will be an all-round mechanical expert.

Your training will include:

  • Building, installation, modification, conversion and maintenance of machinery and technical systems

  • Precise machining of parts

  • Troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving mechanical issues 

  • Overseeing production processes

  • Assembling prefabricated parts into machine tools or other special machines

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Are the go-to person for repairs in your household

  • Take ownership of tasks and are aware of the possible consequences of your actions 

  • Adapt quickly to new challenges and situations

As a mechatronics engineer, you will be an expert in both electronics and mechanics.

Your training will include:

  • Integrating mechanical, electrical and electronic components into mechatronic systems

  • Installing and programming mechatronic systems

  • Commissioning, maintenance and assembly of systems

  • Setting up control systems and drive technology

  • Preparing technical documentation

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions 

  • Are the go-to person for repairs in your household

  • Have a keen interest in physical processes and constructions

Guild companies offer training in partnership with Viessmann Climate Solutions.

As a mechatronics engineer for refrigeration technology, you will be responsible for planning and creating refrigeration, air conditioning and heating facilities and systems.

Your training will include:

  • Installation, retrofitting and maintenance of refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump systems

  • Planning, manufacture and repair of refrigeration and air conditioning systems

  • Installation of electrotechnical and electronic plant components

  • Programming of instrumentation and control engineering

  • Work experience phases in selected companies in the heating sector.

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions 

  • Can visualize and interact with 2D and 3D objects mentally 

  • Take ownership of tasks and are aware of the possible consequences of your actions

As a technical product designer, you will contribute significantly to the design and construction elements within product development and mechanical engineering.

Your training will include:

  • Developing technical products

  • Creation of 3D data models and technical documentation for components and systems

  • Creating drawings with CAD systems

  • Determination of component specifications

  • Involvement in design, construction and technical drawings for mechanical engineering and product development

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Can visualize and interact with 2D and 3D objects mentally 

  • Excelled in complex mathematical problems at school 

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions

As a tool mechanic, you will be responsible for the production, assembly and maintenance of tool parts and devices for the mass production of components.

Your training will include:

  • Assembly of individual parts into finished tools

  • Machining workpieces or creating them by hand

  • Operating computer-controlled machinery

  • Installation, maintenance and servicing of tools and machines

  • Developing and implementing pneumatic and hydraulic circuits

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Are able to assemble technical devices without reading the instructions

  • Value precision and responsibility in your work

  • Take ownership of tasks and are aware of the possible consequences of your actions

As a foreign trade specialist, you will be an expert in the international movement of goods.

Your training will include:

  • Planning and overseeing purchasing, logistics and sales processes domestically and internationally

  • Controlling the flow of data and goods from order to delivery

  • Handling import and export activities

  • Overseeing national and international operational processes

  • Areas: Sales support, accounting and controlling, distribution and production logistics, marketing and sales

Your training experience will be enriched with a multi-week placement at a Viessmann global location. Discover more at: https://www.ksm-auslandspraktikum.de/

Consider applying if you:

  • Have completed your secondary education, qualifying you to attend a university or technical college

  • Find it easy to learn new languages and enjoy exploring new places around the world

  • Maintain an overarching perspective and consistently fulfil your responsibilities

  • Articulate and assert your points effectively in discussions

As an e-commerce specialist, you will be an expert in online retail.

Your training will include:

  • Analysing the needs and interests of our customers

  • Preparing and implementing online marketing measures

  • Providing customers with products and services via the internet

  • Enhancing the online visibility of the company and its products

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Are adept at recognizing and catering to the needs and expectations of others

  • Are able to identify problems and develop possible solutions

  • Articulate and assert your points effectively in discussions

As a warehouse specialist, you will combine commercial knowledge with practical activities in our various logistics departments.

Your training will include:

  • Receiving, inspecting and storing goods

  • Transport and storage of goods

  • Picking, packing, loading and dispatching goods

  • Planning routes and optimizing logistical processes

  • Procurement of goods

  • Calculation and interpretation of logistics metrics 

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Excel in managing and executing tasks efficiently

  • Maintain an overarching perspective and consistently fulfil your responsibilities

  • Contemplate decisions thoroughly and take ownership of outcomes

As an IT specialist for systems integration, you will plan, configure and install complex and interconnected information and communication systems.

Your training will include:

  • Planning, installation, configuration, commissioning and management of networked systems

  • Programming software solutions

  • Designing, installing and managing networked IT systems

  • Advice, support and training for customers during the installation of new systems

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife)

  • Have a systematic approach to problem-solving

  • Can distil essential details from complex information

  • Are effective at communicating and team coordination

As an industrial clerk, you will steer the full range of commercial and business operations in the company.

Your training will include:

  • Procurement of materials, purchasing and sales

  • Assessing and coordinating staff requirements and deployment

  • Management of operational and business processes

  • Communication and negotiation with customers and suppliers

  • Accounting duties, including bookkeeping, checking receipts and writing overdue notices

Consider applying if you:

  • Hold an intermediate ten-year school-leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife), or have completed your secondary education, qualifying you to enter a university or technical college

  • Excelled in complex mathematical problems at school 

  • Maintain a holistic view while ensuring task completion

  • Articulate and assert your points effectively in discussions

Apprenticeship at Viessmann Climate Solutions

Aurelia Latona

Aurelia is completing her training as a mechatronics technician for refrigeration technology at Viessmann Climate Solutions, passing through several stations where she takes on her own responsibility.

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If you have any questions about the dual study program at Viessmann Climate Solutions, please contact our Young Talents Team. We look forward to hearing from you.

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