Track engineering

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Unfortunately, we cannot offer any apprenticeships for this profession for the apprenticeship year 2024/25. On the website of Wiener Stadtwerke you can find more information about other apprenticeships and apply. For your application, you need a meaningful letter of motivation and your CV. Upload both online together with your references. 

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a young woman and a young man working on rail tracks

This apprenticeship suits you if you:

  • are technically gifted and enjoy working with machines, equipment and tools
  • like to work in a team and enjoy technical challenges
  • like to work outdoors all over the city
  • are able to work under pressure and are in good physical condition

Facts about the apprenticeship:

  • Duration: three years
  • Vocational school: Block teaching. Landesberufsschule Baugewerbe, Walterstraße 35, 3550 Langenlois (boarding school)

Your work as a track construction technician includes:

  • Various tasks in one of the largest technical departments of Wiener Linien. This includes maintenance, fault clearance and repair work on track systems.
  • You carry out track construction surveys, construct track systems, set up construction sites and lay tracks, points and crossings.
  • You are responsible for the rail infrastructure of the underground and tramway and help to maintain public rail transport.

You can look forward to these benefits:

  • Bonuses for very good performance at vocational school and in the final apprenticeship examination
  • Possibility of apprenticeship and Matura
  • Sports events and individually tailored fitness programmes
  • Participation in vocational competitions
  • Joint preparation for the apprenticeship-leave exam
  • Company restaurants
  • Free public transport in the Vienna core zone

How to apply

  • Wiener Linien is a company of the Wiener Stadtwerke Group, so all applications go through the central apprenticeship management of the Wiener Stadtwerke Group. On the website of Wiener Stadtwerke you can find more information about available apprenticeships and apply.

Wiener Linien Apprenticeship Management