High School Graduates & Apprentices

Start on a promising career by training at GF. We train apprentices in a wide range of professions.

High School Graduates & Apprentices

Training at GF follows the conventions of the respective national educational system. You can find a list of the professions that you can study with us above, sorted by country and location.

Our Facebook page Young Career, which is especially for young people who have just started their career, always provides the latest information. Go and take a look!

For more specific information about apprenticeships in your area, please have a look at the following pages:

You can find more information about the different apprenticeships at GF Automotive Germany and Austria on our GF Automotive career website.

Apprenticeships in Schaffhausen

(Descriptions in German)

At our headquarters in Schaffhausen (Switzerland), GF works together with the Wibilea Training Center. Wibilea trains skilled workers in apprenticeships, according to the latest methods. If you are interested in one of the following careers, please apply directly to Wibilea. Indicate on your application that you would like to pursue your training at GF.

Apprenticeship at Wibilea and Georg Fischer

The combination of a solid education in the basics at Wibilea and in-depth practical training at GF is an excellent way to launch a professional career - ideal preparation for the challenges of a constantly changing working world.

Technology or business? Computer or hands-on machines? Plastic or metal? All the options need to be considered before deciding on a career. Learning is easier when you are really interested in your job.

Besides curiosity and interest, we look for a good grades, especially in the subjects relevant to your dream job.

"I have the chance to extend my knowledge continuously"

InterviewKristina Zubrinic, Apprenticeship in the field of metal technology, GF Automotive, Herzogenburg (Austria)

Why did you decide to do your apprenticeship at GF?

I decided to do my apprenticeship at GF because this company has a big know-how and because quality and reliability are the most important aspects.

What does your apprenticeship entail and which aspects do you like most?

My apprenticeship in metal-, tool-, and chipping technology takes four years and it is very versatile. I have the opportunity to work in different departments and to extend my knowledge continuously. I like the most that you are supported and encouraged from all sides.

What is your most impressive moment at GF?

The most impressive Moment at GF was when I saw for the first time a HUBTEX (heavy lift truck for converter transport in a foundry) at cast iron.

What kind of advice would you give to other GF apprentices?  

GF rewards performance. Because of that you should be open to new things and you should be interested in progressing. Especially, show some sense of humor because work should also be fun! Then nothing can go wrong any more.

"I get to know versatile insights into the company"

Interviews Lea Ritter, Apprenticeship in the field of mediatics, GF Piping Systems, Schaffhausen (Switzerland)

Why did you decide to do your apprenticeship at GF?

I decided to do my apprenticeship at GF because it is a large and international company. Due to that I get to know diverse departments and versatile insights into the company.

What does your apprenticeship entail and which aspects do you like most?

My apprenticeship in the field of mediatics has a diversified learning content. My four year apprenticeship includes the following areas: Multimedia, Design, Marketing, Informatics and Administration. My preferred areas are Multimedia and Design because I can be very creative.

What is your most impressive moment at GF?

There is no specific moment which comes to my mind. But from many situations I realized that at GF you are appreciated and supported. Besides, at GF we enjoy to eat - finding cake or chocolate in the kitchen is not a rarity. :)

What kind of advice would you give to other GF apprentices?  

Be open-minded, helpful, diligent and friendly. Then you will experience a great apprenticeship at GF and you will never wish to work for another company.