Experience Watchmaking & Jewelry Repair

Schaffhausen, SH, CH
Trainee / Intern

The Swiss watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen has been producing sophisticated haute horlogerie since 1868, which combines the highest precision with an exclusive design. As one of the world’s leading brands in the luxury watch segment, our traditional company lives the pioneering spirit and innovative strength that underpins our success.

TIME FOR FIRST CLASS PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

Do you share our passion for watchmaking? Our vocational training is aimed at enthusiastic young people who want to shape their future with heart and hand. With an apprenticeship at IWC, you lay the foundation for a successful professional career. An apprenticeship with us challenges you – and promotes your individual skills and talents.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU
You enjoy precision work and want to use your manual skills? Are you interested in technical contexts and how a clock works? Would you like to develop further after your apprenticeship and do you appreciate a variety of possible uses? Do you convince through concentration and a careful way of working? Then we have the right apprenticeship for you!

YOUR TASKS
During your 4-year apprenticeship, we provide you with comprehensive technical skills.

•Basic training in the IWC training workshop
•Cooperation in various assembly and service departments from component manufacture to final assembly
•Clockwork assembly
•Complete repair of watches

YOUR SKILLS AND TALENTS

•Highest elementary school level (secondary level I, sec A, primary class E)
•Good performance in math and physics
•Good performance in geometric drawing
•Good eyesight
•Technical understanding
•Skilled craftsmanship
Pronounced spatial imagination
Ability to concentrate, patience and perseverance

THE HIGHLIGHTS AT IWC

•Structured introduction (e.g. Welcome Day for learners)
•Generous benefits such as SBB general subscription and financial support for school accommodation and school supplies
•Annual apprentice excursion and other occasions
•Financial subsidy and design options for the personal IWC apprenticeship graduation watch
•At least 6 months employment after successful completion of teaching

KEY DATA FOR TEACHING

•Course start: August 2021
•Duration of teaching: 4 years
•Vocational school: Grenchen SO
•Number of apprenticeships: 3
•Focus: industrial methods
•Application internship: 4 days

TAKE THE FIRST STEP NOW AND APPLY TO US!
We look forward to receiving your complete application documents with the following documents, which you can upload to our online job portal:

•Motivation letter
•CV with photo
•School certificates of the 1st and 2nd grades
•Multicheck technical “watchmaker / in EFZ” (mandatory)
•Signal box (if available)

 

 

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