Training during an Apprenticeship as an Industrial Mechanic

The profession of industrial mechanic has played an important role within the manufacturing industry for a long time. The areas of responsibility that this profession is currently encountering is growing in line with the increasing automation that our company is experiencing.


Industrial mechanics must carry out the following main tasks at our company:

  • Operating and programming the CNC systems used in turning, milling, sawing, water-jet cutting
  • Reading and understanding drawings, as well as the creation of your own hand-drawn sketches and plans
  • Troubleshooting and the elimination of malfunctions
  • Maintenance, repairs and servicing of machine equipment
  • Quality assurance


You will be the perfect match for us if ...

  • you possess at least a Hauptschulabschluss (Certificate of Secondary Education) with a Grade of 2
  • you are enthusiastic about engineering and metalworking
  • you are reliable and motivated and happy to show initiative



Send in your application now!



Point of Contact

Markus Jenkner
Human Resources
+49 7191 904 38-4110

Johann Burgart
Training Supervisor (mechanic)
+49 7191 904 38-5118

Martina Rehm
Training Supervisor (clerk)
+49 7191 904 38-0

Postal Address

RIVA GmbH Engineering
Human Resources
Manfred-von-Ardenne-Allee 33
D-71522 Backnang

Adresse der Berufsschule

Gewerbliche Schule Backnang
Heininger Weg 43
71522 Backnang

+49 7191 / 896 -600