First-class start into your career

We are machinery manufacturers with heart and soul. That is why you will find the ideal environment with us to fully live out your fascination for latest machine technologies. At OLBRICH you will be part of a team of technology enthusiasts that realizes innovative machine concepts for the customer-side production of wallpaper, floor coverings, films/foils or technical textiles on a daily basis. We do not only offer you the advantages of an internationally successful family business, but also - in comparison to other industries - a high training salary.

At OLBRICH you will be given responsible tasks in real practice right from the start, and qualified trainers will assist you every day. In combination with intensive exam preparation in theory and practice, our trainees achieve excellent final grades every year.

If you perform well, your chances of being taken on will be high: almost 60 percent of our current managers started at OLBRICH as trainees.

Apprenticeships at OLBRICH:  
  • Electronics technician for industrial engineering (for 2024)
  • Industrial clerk (for 2024)
  • Industrial mechanic (for 2024)
  • Milling machine operator (m/f) (for 2024)
  • Technical product designer (m/f/d) - Bocholt site (for 2024)
  • Technical product designer (m/f/d) - Hamburg and Switzerland site (for 2024)
Dual studies at OLBRICH:
  • Bachelor of Engineering, majoring in mechanical engineering (combination with technical product designer) (for 2024)

Have we made you curious? You can send your application directly by e-mail to the following address: ausbildung[at]


Your health is close to our hearts: That is why we offer you health promotion measures - from sporting activities to health courses.

Trainee campaigns
Trainee campaigns

We strengthen the cohesion of our team with joint activities such as trainee rallies, Christmas parties or “Münsterland Pättkes tours” (bike tours through the Münsterland region).

Further training
Further training

Expand your skills: At OLBRICH you can develop your strengths in a targeted manner and benefit from internal offers such as language courses.

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Join our team!

Olbrich, as part of Matthews Engineering, has technical expertise and decades of experience in the energy and converting industry.

As a full-service provider of cutting-edge technology for web-shaped materials, we empower the pioneers of tomorrow and shape the future towards a more sustainable world. Are you ready to actively shape this future with us? Join our team!

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Meet us in person

Do you have any questions or do you want to get your own impression of our company? Then meet us personally! You will find us at the following trade fairs:

02. September 2023
Volksbank Azubi Messe, Bocholt
16. November 2023
Nacht der Ausbildung, OLBRICH, Bocholt
Hello, my name is Annette Wilms. I will help you!