Training as toolmaker (m/f/d)

Toolmakers (m/f/d) manufacture tools and molds made of metal or plastic. They produce press tools, injection-molding tools, punching tools and forming dies as well as press molds and embossing molds. The material is drilled, turned and milled. In addition to these manual methods, they also use CNC milling machines which they program themselves. Further, the tasks of the toolmakers also include the quality control of the finished tools after machining using measurement and test equipment as well as the maintenance and repair of the equipment and permanent molds.

In the in-house training workshop, the KSM Castings Group trains toolmakers (m/f/d) in the field of foundry technology in the discipline “die and mold making”.

Facts

  • Job title: Toolmaker (m/f/d)
  • Training period: 3.5 years
  • Form of training: Two-part (dual) training in company and vocational school
  • Requirements: No restrictions, applicants with qualified lower secondary general education certificate (Hauptschulabschluss) or secondary school leaving certificate (Mittlere Reife) have good chances
  • Suitability: Applicants should be interested in handicraft work and they should be able to work with care. Good knowledge of maths and physics and a good spatial sense are important.
  • Prospects: Advanced qualification as a master craftsman/craftswoman or technician, studies at the university of applied sciences.
    Access to the university in the respective federal states »

Short form of the training contents

Throughout the entire training, knowledge of topics such as rights and obligations, organization of the training company as well as safety at work and environmental protection is imparted. At the vocational school, job-specific fields of learning and general-education subjects such as German, Economics and Personal, Social and Health Education are taught.
Moreover, the training is, for example, about learning

  • how to assess material properties.
  • how to select and handle materials according to their use.
  • how to manufacture workpieces, tools and components.
  • how to ensure the operational reliability of machine tools.
  • how components are manufactured according to production documents of the company.
  • how to assemble / disassemble components and assemblies functionally according to assembly plans, and how to test, maintain and (if necessary) repair them.
  • which joining techniques can be used.
  • how to program machines and plants, how to test the programs and how to adjust the program sequences.

Training possible in: Hildesheim, Wernigerode and Bergisches Land

Further information can be found on the website of the Federal Employment Agency. Bundesagentur für Arbeit

Contact person

Jörg Gustke
Head of Industrial/Technical Training

KSM Castings Group GmbH
Cheruskerring 38
31137 Hildesheim
Phone: +49 51 21 505 - 329
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Ansprechpartner

If you are interested in this challenging career opportunity and meet the qualifications please send your CV/resume and salary requirements by e-mail to:
Karsten Erdmann
HR management

KSM Castings Group GmbH
Neustadter Ring 1
38855 Wernigerode
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Contact person

If you are interested in this challenging career opportunity and meet the qualifications please send your CV/resume and salary requirements to the following address:

Stefan Jürgensen
HR management

KSM Castings Group GmbH
Schwelmer Straße 183
42389 Wuppertal
Tel. +49 202 6087 - 112
E-Mail contact
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