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In the field of automatic lathe systems, our cutting machine operators manufacture metal components for our products using metal-cutting processes. Depending on the order, the production process has to be planned in detail and the necessary control programs have to be set up and optimized. As a cutting machine operator, you are also responsible for documenting and evaluating the work results and checking, for example, whether the dimensions and surface quality of the finished workpieces meet the specifications.



  • Planning and control of work and movement processes, control and evaluation of results
  • Application and preparation of technical documentation
  • Differentiation and classification of plastics
  • Machining of semi-finished plastic products
  • Process-appropriate allocation of moulding compounds or semi-finished products and preparation for process execution
  • Machining and processing methods of polymeric materials
  • Design and testing of pneumatic and hydraulic circuits
  • Commissioning of machines, devices and plants
  • Production planning, control and monitoring
  • equipment maintenance



You enjoy technical and manual challenges and are characterized by a high level of communication and teamwork skills.



We expect you to have a good secondary school leaving certificate with particular strengths in mathematics and the natural sciences (chemistry + physics).



Your training usually lasts 3.5 years.



A significant part of the training takes place in the team of the turning technology department at the Ennest site. We also cooperate with the LEWA in Attendorn. Another component of your training is the vocational school, which you will attend in Attendorn. The combination of training company, Lewa and vocational school ensures that you receive targeted training with many other trainees from other companies.

SALARY PER YEAR OF TRAINING (reference year: 2019)


"You culture" throughout the company

By “Du” we meet each other across all levels on eye level, which makes our cooperation much easier!

Turnover bonus from the 3rd year of training

We also give our trainees a monthly share in our economic development

Getting to know each other days and various trainee workshops

Here you will get to know the other trainees and us before you officially start your training.

Accident insurance

With our accident insurance you are well insured at work and also in your private life in case of emergency.

Trainee class trip incl. Trainee project

Once a year our trainees go on a class trip and dedicate themselves to their own trainee project.

Company pension scheme

We participate in the conclusion of a company pension scheme with capital-forming benefits.

Holiday pay and annual bonus

Expression of our appreciation of your work performance.

Working time account

You can choose: Payout or more time off!

Contact: aquatherm GmbH | Biggen 5 | 57439 Attendorn | Germany | Tel: +49 2722 950 0 | info@aquatherm.de