The VET program for administrative specialists – what’s it about?
The vocational education and training program for administrative professionals is a very broad and diverse pathway. Every 6 months you rotate to a different department. This gives you insights into a variety of areas at Burckhardt Compression AG, from the internal travel agency and shipping & delivery department to the HR and accounting departments, and much more.
What qualifications should I have?
Language skills are obviously very important in this occupation, so a good command of the German language is vital. A strong interest in English is an advantage since we are an internationally active company. You should also enjoy interacting with other people and be a good team player.
Where does the training program take place?
After a four-week induction period at the AZW Training Center in Winterthur, the three-year apprenticeship takes place at Burckhardt Compression AG.
Can I request a trial apprenticeship?
A trial apprenticeship is possible at the AZW Training Center in Winterthur or, from the spring of your second year of secondary schooling on, directly at Burckhardt Compression AG.
Where can I apply?
You can submit your application directly to the AZW Training Center in Winterthur via email or post:
AZW Ausbildungszentrum Winterthur
P.O. Box 414
“The admin professional program is an ideal starting point for a successful career and, since it is such a diverse occupation, it offers individuals sufficient opportunities to make the most of their specific strengths and resources.
The occupation itself is so diverse that every working day can be exciting and full of variety.”
Sanja Thaler, practical instructor, shipping & delivery services