Designer EFZ

Designer EFZ

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As a designer, you are a specialist and in demand at the interface between the product idea and product development. At Schindler, you work with professional colleagues to develop and design individual parts and subassemblies for machines, fixtures and entire elevator systems.

Apprenticeship duration

The basic training lasts 4 years.

Vocational school

  • 1-2 days a week in Emmen
  • Vocational school leaving certificate (if desired)


  • Senior grade A or very good final marks in B-stream senior grade
  • Logical thinking
  • Spatial awareness
  • Communication ability
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Enjoyment of mathematics, geometry, technical drawing and physics

Future prospects

A carefully planned course of further education at the technical school or college level will open the door to any number of exciting jobs for you.

The video is in German.

The video is in German.