Apprenticeship at CATL




Starting in the fall of 2024, you will have the opportunity to start your apprenticeship at CATL.

We offer you various apprenticeships in the areas of production, logistics and maintenance.

This is what you can look forward to at CATL:

  • Above-average remuneration (over €1,000 gross/month) plus Christmas bonus
  • Sustainable mobility with the trainee ticket
  • A wide range of further training and career opportunities
  • An intercultural and highly technological working environment
  • The chance to become a mentor for other trainees


Training: Machine and plant operator

Place of training: Arnstadt

Duration: 2 years

Minimum qualification: Lower secondary school

Location of vocational school: Arnstadt


Apprenticeships: Mechatronics technician, Industrial mechanic

Place of training: Arnstadt

Duration: 3,5 years

Minimum qualification: Secondary School

Location of vocational school: Ilmenau (mechatronics) and Arnstadt (industrial mechanics)


Training: Warehouse logistics specialist

Place of training: Arnstadt

Duration: 3 years

Minimum qualification: Lower Secondary school

Location of vocational school: Ilmenau

Pupil internship at CATL:

If you are not yet sure whether an apprenticeship is right for you, you can gain initial experience in an industrial company during a student internship with us.

You don't have to limit yourself to one area, because we know how hard it can be to decide.


  • Monday: Get to know the production department
  • Tuesday: Get to know the maintenance department
  • Wednesday: Get to know logistics
  • Thursday and Friday: in-depth training in your favorite department

After your third day, you can decide which department you liked best. This way you can deepen your knowledge according to your interests.

On all days, you will be accompanied by colleagues from the respective departments or by our training manager.

Have we aroused your interest? Then apply with your resume via email (