Apprenticeship 2025 - Tool mechanic (m/f/d)

H&T Tool Design GmbH & Co. KG • Marsberg (Sauerland)

Marsberg (Sauerland)

from 2024-08-01

Internship - training - ready - go!

Start your professional future with the Heitkamp & Thumann Group at the Marsberg location.

-> Let's go, become a high-flyer: Secure your apprenticeship!

Choosing your future profession is a big decision in your life. H&T Group offers an interesting selection of apprenticeships and, despite the changes the group of companies is undergoing, is a reliable companion for your first (and many more) professional steps. Because we will continue to train the specialists of tomorrow at the highest level in the future.
And we offer you a secure future after you have successfully completed your training.

Occupation type: Recognized training occupation
Type of training: Dual training in industry, regulated by the training ordinance
Duration of training: 3.5 years (may be shortened to 3 years)
Working hours: 36 working hours per week
Learning locations: Training company and vocational school (dual training)

About the company

We are the Heitkamp & Thumann Group: a family-owned company from Germany with production sites in Europe, North America and Asia. As a team, 1,700 employees work together worldwide in 15 medium-sized companies from nine countries. In fact, four companies of the H&T Group are located at the Marsberg site. We develop and produce first-class precision-molded components from metal and plastic ourselves. For example: Cups for well-tried household batteries and battery packaging for state-of-the-art electric vehicles. From the very beginning, we support you in developing your talent. During your apprenticeship or internship, you will actively participate in the day-to-day business, take on responsible tasks and be supervised by experienced trainers and colleagues.

Your duties

As a toolmaker..

  • you produce punching tools, bending devices or casting and injection molds for industrial series production.

  • You also manufacture metal or plastic parts and surgical instruments.

  • You process metals, for example, by drilling, milling and hammering, adhering precisely to the dimensions specified in technical drawings.

  • You use measuring and testing equipment to check the dimensional accuracy of workpieces down to a few thousandths of a millimeter.

  • In addition to traditional manual machining methods, you will use CNC-controlled machine tools, which you will program yourself if necessary.

  • You assemble individual parts into finished tools and check them for correct function.

  • You also maintain and repair damaged tool parts, for example, and instruct customers in the operation of equipment.

You will find employment in toolmaking companies, in machine tool manufacturing and in companies that produce medical devices. Your workplaces are primarily workshops and production halls. In addition, you may also work on site at the customer's premises.

Your profile

  • Interest in metalworking, technology and science

  • Diligence (e.g. for the precise, true-to-size production of workpieces)

  • Dexterity and eye-hand coordination (e.g. for sawing, milling, filing and grinding metal parts)

  • Manual dexterity and technical understanding (e.g. when assembling components, performing maintenance work)

  • Minimum requirement is a good secondary school leaving certificate

  • Good academic performance in math and physics

  • fluent German language skills

Our offer

  • Training in a certified training company at a high level
  • Development & further training opportunities after the apprenticeship
  • At least one year contract offer after the apprenticeship
  • Personal support from our trainers
  • In-house further training opportunities
  • Insight into four H&T Group companies at the Marsberg site
  • Employer contribution to VWL
  • Trainee events
  • Welcome gift and gift for passing final exams
  • Subsidy for fitness studios, bouldering halls, swimming pools via a qualitrain membership
  • Subsidy for canteen
  • Work clothes and work shoes
  • 30 days annual leave

More information

What do you earn during your training?

Training allowance per month:

1st year of training: 1.030,20 €
2nd year of training: 1.081,49 €
3rd year of training: 1.157,70 €
4th year of training: 1.257,79 €

Your contact person is
Verena Siebertz

Verena Siebertz

Junior Personalreferentin


H&T Tool Design GmbH & Co. KG

Am Meilenstein 8 - 19
34431 Marsberg, Germany

Oliver Barkow

Oliver Barkow

HR Manager


H&T Tool Design GmbH & Co. KG

Am Meilenstein 8-19
34431 Marsberg

Challenge The Future With Us - Join Our Global Team

H&T Tool Design is part of the Heitkamp & Thumann Group. At over 15 locations in 9 countries, more than 1,700 employees work for the family-owned group of companies. H&T Tool Design is a highly specialised partner in the areas of tool optimisation and the engineering of technology solutions. The company supplies internal and external customers with tools and spare parts that fulfil the highest requirements. Here, in the biggest training company within the Heitkamp & Thumann Group, junior technical staff receive training.

Challenge The Future With Us - Join Our Global Team



Your plus at H&T Tool Design

Certified apprenticeship

We offer a three to three-and-a-half-year apprenticeship in a certified training company at a high level and the opportunity to get to know three companies of the Heitkamp & Thumann Group with one apprenticeship.

Encourage and challenge

During your apprenticeship, a trainer and an apprentice mentor will be at your side to answer any questions you may have and provide you with invasive and professional support. We offer you various internal and external training courses to help you develop further. We will provide you with optimal support in preparing for your exams so that you can successfully complete your training.

Long-term partnerships

Your training forms the foundation for your career. Even after you have successfully completed your training, we would like to be your partner in your professional life and offer you the chance of being taken on and interesting development opportunities.

Fair salary

1st year of training: 980,00 Euro per month, 2nd year of training: 1.029,00 Euro per month, 3rd year of training: 1.101,00 Euro per month, 4th year of training: 1.179,00 Euro per month

Are you interested in an apprenticeship with prospects?

Apply now - we have a lot to offer you!