SIM Automation Career

Training and Careers

Shape your future at SIM Automation

As a well positioned company on the market offering a wide range of services, we develop and manufacture customised special-purpose machines and systems at our site in Heilbad Heiligenstadt, Germany.

Our qualified and motivated employees enable us to fulfil the highest reliability and precision standards and the most up-to-date assembly and testing technology. We can only meet the current and future market requirements when we continually invest in the development and qualification of our employees.

SIM Automation GmbH



SIM - Vocational training

For decades, SIM Automation has been training its employees for a future in automation. Over the course of time, not only have job titles changed, but the training curriculum is also constantly being adapted to the market requirements and technical standards.

Every year, we provide interested and enthusiastic young secondary school graduates the opportunity to begin an interesting and forward-looking technical career, for example as a Mechatronics Engineer, Industrial Electronics Engineer or an Industrial or Cutting Machine Technician.


SIM – degree course of study plus vocational training / degree course including practical experience

  • Degree course of study and work experience
  • After university, begin your career in an established environment, for example in the fields of construction / R & D / project management
  • A practical “dual” course of study at SIM Automation and at the:
    • University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Göttingen: Precision Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science
    • FH Schmalkalden University of Applied Sciences: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering


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SIM careers

Have you already completed vocational training in the field of Mechanics for Machines and Plants or Mechatronics? Or have you completed a degree in the field of Mechanical or Electrical Engineering?

You’re ready to take on a new challenge and to step up to the demands of our customers for quality, precision and state-of-the-art assembly technology?

Do you wish to support us on our way forward with your knowledge and your ideas and work in a high-performance team?

Then send your relevant application documents to:

SIM Automation GmbH
Human Resources
Liesebühl 20
37308 Heilbad Heiligenstadt