Apprenticeship at BODE Germany

We live and breathe cooperation with young people – whether in the apprenticeship or during their studies. We are your gateway to mobility. We offer both traditional skilled occupations and future-oriented specializations. 

Shape your future!

2024 apprenticeship program

The most important facts at a glance

Duration of apprenticeship
2.5–3.5 years (depending on the training occupation; option to shorten training if performance is exceptional)

Your school-leaving certificate
At least a secondary school leaving certificate; for commercial professions, a vocational diploma or general higher education entrance qualification

Our skilled occupations

at the start of apprenticeship in September of each year

Our co-op studies programs

Studies in a practical network at BODE

What we offer you at BODE

Well-equipped, modern workplaces as well as learning field-related and practice-oriented apprenticeship in the commercial and industrial-technical professions are a matter of course for us.

In addition, we are no longer letting our apprentices go. With us, you have excellent chances of being taken on if you perform well. In addition, we reward you with a completion bonus in the full or half amount of the monthly apprenticeship remuneration for good or excellent results.

  • Guaranteed employment for at least one year or indefinitely with good exam results
  • 1A remuneration: 
    1st year of apprenticeship €1.049/2nd year of apprenticeship €1.111/3rd year of apprenticeship €1.197/4th year of apprenticeship €1,241
    (all training occupations receive the same apprenticeship remuneration)
  • Qualified instructors and apprenticeship officers with passion
  • An internal one-week “Office applications” seminar at the start of the apprenticeship 
  • A great TEAM and many joint events
  • Many opportunities to create your own topics
  • A great PERSPECTIVE in a growth industry
  • In-house instruction for support
  • A dedicated apprenticeship workshop as a place for collaboration
  • Well-founded exam preparation to ensure your successful completion
  • Retirement benefits and a company pension allowance

Your benefits


apprenticeship pay

according to the tariffs of the metal and electrical industry in Hesse


vacation days per year

plus 8 days of contractual special leave

Christmas and vacation pay

Job ticket / discounted public transport tickets

Own staff restaurant

What requirements should I fulfill?

At BODE, we value the different backgrounds, perspectives, and talents that each individual brings to the table. The door to your professional future is open – regardless of gender, origin, religion, age, or other individual characteristics. We believe that our team is at its strongest when it is as colorful and diverse as the world around us.

As part of the apprenticeship program at BODE, we are looking for committed and motivated people who would like to start their professional career with us. The following requirements form the basis for a successful application to BODE:

Good academic performance

At least secondary school certificate; for commercial professions, vocational baccalaureate diploma or general higher education entrance qualification

Interest in the subject area

An interest in and understanding of the subject area of the desired apprenticeship.

Team spirit

The ability to work effectively in a team and exchange ideas with different team members. Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal.

A passion to shape your future

A strong desire to continually learn and develop new skills. The willingness to actively participate in training courses and professional development.

Independence and initiative

The ability to work independently and find independent solutions to tasks. (Pro)active approach to tasks and willingness to take responsibility.


Adaptability to changing requirements and tasks. Willingness to work in different departments and on different projects.

Apprenticeship process

Laying the foundations

In the first year of your apprenticeship at BODE, the focus will be on learning the basics of your chosen professional field. You will be introduced to all relevant departments, get to know the company’s processes and structures, and develop your first practical skills.

Consolidation and practice

In your second year, you will deepen your understanding of operational processes and take on increasing responsibility in your area. You will be involved in real projects, work closely with experienced colleagues, and have the opportunity to put your skills into practice. 

Specialization and final examination

In the final year of your apprenticeship, the focus will be on more specific tasks and projects so that you can deepen and consolidate your skills. You will work independently on projects and be prepared for your final exam. Your knowledge will be expanded through further training courses and seminars in order to ensure that you are optimally prepared for your professional future.

Application process

Choose the right apprenticeship

Choose what suits you best from our 2024 apprenticeship program. Find out about the requirements in advance.

Compile your application documents

Compile your informative application documents.

  • Cover letter (optional)
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Degree certificates
Apply on line

Apply on line via our Career portal

This could soon be your new working environment

Gain an insight into our modern offices and production facilities. We foster a positive and motivating working atmosphere.

Get-together in Velden 2022
Get-together in Velden 2022
Get-together in Velden 2022

Success stories

Former BODE apprentices report on their personal career paths

Nadine, 41
Back office for customer service

Site Germany

Daniel, 31
Segment management of warehouse logistics

Site Germany

Lena, 28
Quality management

Site Germany

Are you ready to start your career at BODE?

Apply now! We look forward to guiding you on your journey and opening doors together – for a successful future.

Do you still have questions?

Karsten Liese will be happy to answer any questions you may have about apprenticeships. With comprehensive expertise and an open ear, he is there for you to discuss all aspects of our apprenticeship program, provide clarity, and help you find the right path for your professional journey.

Karsten Liese
Phone: +49 561 5009 -185