Career perfectly timed.
Precisely on a career path.
The apprenticeship to become a watchmaker (m / f / d) begins annually in our training center in Glashütte and lasts 3 years. You will receive a gross salary based on the year of training We are also happy to help you find an apartment in Glashütte.

The theoretical training takes place in cooperation with the renowned vocational training center for watchmakers (m / f / d) in Glashütte – we are very proud to be able to offer you this quality of training. The theory times are organized in block lessons.

watch repair

Your future tasks
During your training in Glashütte you will get to know the high-quality Wempe watch collections and the respective technology. In addition, you will be taught all the steps from repair to maintenance of various mechanical small and large clocks, as well as the care and refurbishment of watch cases and accessories in practice and theory. In addition, you can work in the watch service of a branch during your training period and bring your skills to bear on site – a training option that only Wempe offers in the industry.

After successfully completing your training, you can either work in Wempe’s own watch manufacture in Glashütte, in the central watch workshop in Glashütte or Hamburg or as a service watchmaker (m / f / d) in one of the branches, also abroad. You will be prepared intensively for this task in the form of workshops and further training.

your qualifications
Prerequisites for training as a watchmaker (m / f / d) are a pronounced technical interest as well as an intermediate educational qualification, technical college entrance qualification or high school diploma.

Our benefits for you
•Issuance of fuel vouchers
•A very good onboarding from the first day at work
•A personal contact who will support you during the entire training period
•Free drinks (coffee specialties, tea, juices and water)
•An open, collegial corporate culture in a family company

With us, your career has prospects: As part of the Wempe Academy, you benefit from extensive in-house qualification measures and learning opportunities right from the start – far beyond traditional training. You can also regularly take part in visits and training courses in world-renowned watchmaking factories or trade fairs.

If you would like to lay the foundation for your career together with Wempe, please apply to us online.

HR manager recruiting
Stéphanie Bartsch
+49 (0) 40/33 44 8 – 288


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