Machine and plant operator

Machine and plant operators prepare work processes, review machine functionality at test benches and commission machines. They monitor the production process and control and monitor the flow of material. They also inspect and conduct maintenance on machines at regular intervals to ensure that they remain operational. For instance, they refill oils or coolants and lubricants and exchange wearing parts such as seals, filters or tubes.

At a glance
  • 2-year training
  • Teaching blocks at vocational school or on specific days of the week

Good secondary school certificate

You can find additional information about this training career in our detailed informational flyer.