Kick start a promising career

At Lenze, we bring together a wide range of different professional and cultural backgrounds as well as the demands we put on ourselves. Each individual is a specialist in their field, but with everyone pulling together to achieve the same goals. #OneLenze #OneTeam

At Lenze, we want you to feel at home in your new career and to know what you can expect when working with us.

Our goal: a perfect match for both sides. For you, so that you are keen to keep doing your part each day, to further your personal development, and for us as family business, we want to make a long-term investment in the right talent.

What do we bring to this relationship?

Targeted encouragement: We support you based upon your individual needs and particular tasks. Be inspired and constantly deepen your professional knowledge with internal further development programmes such as seminars, workshops, training and team-building events.

Start your training at Lenze

Securing highly qualified new members of staff through excellent training is valued by Lenze. If you are still at school, then we offer the opportunity to do a work experience placement with us in order to make choosing your future career easier and provide a first step into the world of work. This will give you an insight into the various careers options available within our company.

From the very start, as a trainee you will be integrated into our daily work from the very start under the motto "challenge and support". You will have the support of our committed and experience trainers.

Find out about our training programmes here:

Electronics engineer for devices and systems (f/m/d)

Electronic engineers are true all-rounders when it comes to technical devices. Your work starts with the smallest parts: You fit and solder the required components to circuit boards, build prototypes and programme different systems.

Training content:

  • Material processing, Installation and control technology
  • Construction of electronical devices during project work
  • Intensifying the knowledge "on the job", directly in the departments
  • During the courses you will find out all about digital, measurement, drive and microcontroller technologies as well as programmable control systems.
  • Later on you will apply your new skills and in the respective specialist departments.

You also require:

  • Fondness of technology
  • Fine feeling and craftsmanlike aptitude
  • Good knowledge of mathematics and a logical approach to thinking
  • Team player
Length of training:3.5 years
Training locations:Hamelin and Extertal
Vocational college:Eugen-Reinjes-Schule in Hamelin

IT specialist (f/m/d)

As an IT specialist you create systems to meet customer requirements. You systematically analyse problems with applications and systems to resolve faults.

Training content:

  • Functionality of hard and software components
  • Hardware structure and configuration
  • Planning and implementing customer specific IT solutions
  • Working in networked IT systems
  • System documentation
  • Economic relations within a corporation
  • Work methods

You also require:

  • A creative and analytical approach to work
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Fondness of technology
  • Team player
  • Ability to communicate
Length of training: 3.5 years
Training location:Hamelin and Extertal
Vocational college:Eugen-Reintjes-Schule in Hamelin

Mechatronics engineer (f/m/d)

During your training you will learn the foundations of electrical engineering and mechanics as well as about pneumatic, electronic and hydraulic control technology. This also includes the use of operating instructions and control programmes.

Training content:

  • Basics of electro-technology and mechanics
  • Pneumatic, electronical and hydraulic control technology
  • Programmable logic controllers
  • Understanding and applying operational instructions and technical documentation – sometimes in English
  • Installation and control technology
  • Intensifying the knowledge "on the job", directly in the departments

You also require:

  • Fondness of technology
  • Fine feeling and craftsmanlike aptitude
  • Good knowledge of mathematics and a logical approach to thinking
Length of training:3.5 years
Training locations:Hamelin and Extertal
Vocational college:Detmold

Machining technicians (f/m/d)

As a machining technician you are responsible for ensuring that ordered parts precisely meet the specification. The machines you operate are usually computer-controlled and produce the desired component with the highest degree of precision according to your inputs.

Training content:

  • Foundations of metal working: filing, sawing, bending, drilling
  • Basic knowledge on lathe and milling machines
  • Basic knowledge of computer-controlled machine tools
  • Working with different machines and materials
  • Deepening your knowledge "on the job", directly in the departments

You also require:

  • Enjoyment with technology
  • Craftsmanlike aptitude and intuition
  • Good knowledge of mathematics and a logical approach to thinking
  • Team player
Length of training:3.5 years
Training location:Extertal
Vocational college:Lemgo

Industrial clerk (f/m/d)

You will gain knowledge from various areas of the business including receipt of goods, production planning and control, invoice checking and human resources.

Training content:

  • Receipt of goods and storage
  • Production planning and production control
  • Material management
  • Completion of orders in cooperation with national and international branches and sales offices
  • Invoice auditing
  • Processing of incoming and outgoing payments
  • Organising human resources training

You also require:

  • Enjoyment working independently
  • Good writing skills
  • Solid mathematical thinking skills
Length of training: 3 years
Training locations:Hamelin and Extertal
Vocational college:Handelslehranstalt in Hamelin

The best of both worlds: Your dual study programme at Lenze

The dual study programme at Lenze is a perfect combination of study and solid practical training. You can gain practical insight and acquire university-level knowledge in a unique way. Your 3 to 4 years of study continually alternate between theory and practice.

You can thus take the scientific knowledge you acquire during your studies and directly apply it in your practical work. Your daily work in turn gives valuable insights that can be of great importance for your academic problem solving.

The optimal requirement for a successful professional future. Our range of employment options is as varied as our dual study programmes, at the end of which you come out with a bachelor's degree.

We offer the following dual study programmes:

Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.) in Digital Logistics (f/m/d)

You will learn to design and optimise material flows and information processes within the business. Using digital technologies you will particularly ensure that the right quantity of the required item is available at the desired time in the required quality.

You will fit in well with us if you:
take a results-focussed approach to your work, have good knowledge of German and enjoy working with technology and IT. Knowledge of English or other languages beneficial.

Training content:

  • Become familiar with material and information flows within the company
  • Work on special logistics projects
  • Become familiar with the structure of the company
  • Use of digital technology
  • Learn the required theoretical foundations at university

 

 

Length of training:
Training locations: 
University:

3 years
Hamelin & Extertal
Fachhochschule Bielefeld, Gütersloh site

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) in Technical Computer Science (f/m/d)

Technical computer science comprises all areas of technology where knowledge from electrical engineering and computer science overlap. You will be needed wherever there is an interface between hardware and software.

You will fit in well with us if you:
have good knowledge of German and enjoy working with technology and IT topics. You also appreciate the value of independent working and can demonstrate knowledge of English or other languages.

Training content:

  • Combining software systems and hardware platforms into embedded systems and understanding how they interact
  • Become familiar with the structure of the company
  • Working on special digital projects
  • Learn the required theoretical foundations at university

 

 

Length of training:
Training locations:  
University:

3 years
Hamelin & Extertal
Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe in Lemgo

Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.) in Production Technology (f/m/d)

The production technology programme teaches you how to design and control a modern production system from technological, economic, environmental and social perspectives.

You will fit in well with us if you:
You have already completed a course at a technical college, enjoy working in a results-oriented and independent team, can demonstrate good knowledge of German and mathematics.
 
Training content:

  • Handling and working with machines and equipment that are typical for laboratories as well as with cutting edge computer and media technology
  • Functionality of production processes and the necessary periphery that are typical in the industry
  • Handling technology and robotics as well as conveyer and storage technology
  • Simulation of production processes and the application of CAD software

 

 

Length of study:
Training locations:
University:

3 years
Hamelin & Extertal
Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe in Lemgo

Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.) in Industrial Engineering (f/m/d)

During the first four semesters you will learn the necessary basic technical knowledge. You will also take modules in mathematics, electrical engineering, materials science, measurement and control technology and technical mechanics. The later semesters contain modules in which you will deepen your technical knowledge.

You will fit in well with us if you:
you have already completed a course at a technical college and enjoy learning and working as part of a team. Good knowledge of German and mathematics is important. An interest in technology and IT is required.

Training content:

  • Work processes in various departments, where you will be working for several months
  • Working on specific economic projects
  • Familiarisation with our international locations
  • Parallel to your training within the company you will learn all the necessary theoretical basics during the courses at the university.

 

 

Length of study:
Training locations:  
University:

3 years
Hamelin & Extertal
Hochschule Weserbergland in Hamelin

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) in Electrical Engineering (f/m/d)

You will learn to use programmable control systems and about the production of electronic devices and digital technology. You will also learn how installation and control technologies function.

You will fit in well with us if you:
take a results-focussed approach to your work, have good knowledge of mathematics and enjoy working with technology, appreciate the value of working both independently and as part of a team.

Training content:

  • Installation and control technology
  • Constructing electronic devices and digital technology
  • Application of memory programmed controls
  • Work processes in various departments, where you will be working for several months
  • Parallel to your vocational training you will learn all the necessary theoretical foundations during the courses at the university

 

 

Length of study:
Training locations:  
University:

4 years
Hamelin & Extertal
Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe in Lemgo

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) in Mechatronics (f/m/d)

Mechatronics comprises elements of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and computer science. It combines these disciplines into a single specialist field where interdisciplinary thinking plays a central role. Mechatronic systems are defined as containing both mechanical and electronic components. Fundamental to all this is a problem-solving approach to thinking. The mechatronics programme gives you the ability to independently find technical solutions to a wide variety of problems. The course comprises subjects such as mathematics, mechanics and materials science, but also electrical engineering and computer science. You can later apply this knowledge in the field of electromechanics or for designing drive systems.

You will fit in well with us if you:
take a results-focused approach to your work, have good knowledge of mathematics and enjoy working with technology as well as appreciate the value of working both independently and as part of a team.

Training content:

  • Basic skills in metal processing as well as in installation and control technology
  • Programming of CNC controlled machines
  • Application of memory programmed controls
  • You will learn the required theory at university

 

 

Length of study:
Training location: 
University:

4 years
Hamelin
Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe in Lemgo

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) in Business Information Technology (f/m/d)

You will learn how to install and configure complex IT systems. You will also select, adapt and develop IT systems in connection with different processes.

You will fit in well with us if you:
have a results-oriented approach to work, are creative with good analytical skills, have an interest in business economics and good knowledge of English.

Training content:

  • Installation and configuration of complex IT systems
  • Selection, adaptation and development of IT systems
  • Design and structure of operating systems, networks and data bases
  • Programming and documentation
  • Processes during operation
  • Work methods
  • Deepen your knowledge "on the job", directly in the departments

 

 

Length of study:
Training location:  
University:

3 years
Hamelin
Hochschule Weserbergland in Hamelin

Bachelor of Arts (B. A.) in Business Management (f/m/d)

During the first semesters you will learn the foundations of business managements as well as gain basic knowledge of the core processes in industrial operations. You will find out how new products are created and how they are marketed. You will learn how Lenze orders the required materials from suppliers. Your fundamental knowledge is rounded off with the basics of production and cost theory.

You will fit in well with us if you:
you have already completed a course at a technical college and enjoy learning and working as part of a team,
can demonstrate good knowledge of German and mathematics.

Training content:

  • Work processes in various departments, where you will be working for several months
  • Working on specific economic projects
  • Familiarisation with our international locations
  • Theoretical foundations of business administration, business English, economics, business management

 

 

Length of study:
Training locations:  
University:

3 years
Hamelin & Extertal
Hochschule Weserbergland in Hamelin

Work experience placements at Lenze for school pupils

Are you looking to find your direction in life and gain an insight into what our company does and get to know us in person?

If so, we will be pleased to offer you the opportunity to do a work experience placement during term time, or a voluntary placement (max. 2 weeks) during the school holidays.

Go here to view our vacancies or make a speculative application.