Headquarters Australia
Beckhoff Automation Pty. Ltd.

Building 4, 163–179 Forster Road
Mount Waverley, VIC, 3149, Australia

+61 3 9912 5430

Work-integrated course (m/f/x) – Digital Logistics

Headquarters Germany
Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
01.08.2022 or 01.08.2023

Logistics processes are becoming more and more important in business. As a logistics engineer, you will use various IT systems to shape internal and external flows of materials and information. The job focuses on the mapping and digitization of corporate processes. With the computer science skills you acquired at the university and your structural approach to problems, you will be optimally prepared for this job. Typical areas include the coordination of product shipments between corporate headquarters in Germany and international subsidiaries in accordance with legal export guidelines and regulations. Production planning and control, work preparation as well as the structuring of logistical warehouse processes will also be part of your duties.

What we offer

At Beckhoff you will be part of a growing global player in its field where exciting and diverse duties in the logistics field await you. Through individual support and on-the-job training, you will quickly develop both professionally and personally. A family atmosphere and flat hierarchies ensure that you will quickly become part of our great team. After you have successfully completed your studies, we offer a variety of further educational opportunities that will allow you to shape your career in accordance with your personal preferences.


  • training location: Verl
  • Campus: Gütersloh/Bielefeld
  • start of training: August
  • program duration: 3.5 years
  • language: German
  • compensation: In accordance with the metal and electrical industry’s collective bargaining agreement for apprentices
  • Degree: Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)


  • cross-functional and structured thinking
  • interest in computer science business administration contexts
  • team skills
  • knowledge of English
  • extensive knowledge of German

Educational prerequisites

  • technical matriculation qualification
  • general matriculation qualification
  • equivalent previous education recognized by the Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences

Possible occupational fields

  • engineer for exports in the areas of transport and export control
  • engineer for export logistics in the following areas:
    • receiving
    • shipping
    • warehouse
  • engineer for production in the following areas:
    • production planning and control
    • job preparation
    • supply chain management

Application process

  • written application at Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
  • subsequent enrollment at the University of Applied Sciences by 15 July of year in which you start at Beckhoff

Ms. Annika Kniepkamp
Ms. Annika Kniepkamp
Headquarters Germany
Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
Hülshorstweg 20
33415 Verl