Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and Automation ENG



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In a dual course of study, theory and practice are combined. The study phases take place at the Baden-Würtemberg Cooperative State University in Mannheim, the training phases will take place in the training workshop of Bilfinger GreyLogix.

At the Baden-Würtemberg Cooperative State University in Mannheim, you are learning the methods of measurement, control, and regulating technology.  The processing of the process data and the process controls are computer-assisted. During the theory training at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University, the focuses are on sensor technology and the processing of measured values, real-time data processing, automation systems, power electronics, and electric drive systems.

The practice phases offer the exciting opportunity to put the acquired knowledge from the studies into practice. Your job at BGx is, among other things, to ensure the smooth operation of facilities, support customers with their questions and ideas, and to assist the team with the commissioning. You are gaining further practical and theoretical knowledge in our apprentice workshop. We optimally prepare you for your later professional activities with further job-oriented events like courses regarding teamwork, customer-oriented behavior, and professional English.


  • At least a good advanced technical college certificate (aptitude test required, Fachhochschulreife or equiv.) or matriculation standard (Abitur or equiv.)
  • Interested in electrical engineering and automation
  • Affinity for handling of technical devices, machines, and facilities
  • High grades in mathematics and physics
  • Team-oriented way of thinking and acting
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure
  • High level of commitment and personal initiative
  • Friendly appearance
  • Good English language skills


  • Flexible working hours
  • Flat hierarchies & Scandinavian management style
  • Ambitious opportunities for your personal development
  • Successful, future-oriented, medium-sized company with more than 600 employees at 23 locations
  • Cooperation in an international business environment
  • Family-friendly environment with many team and sports events
  • Extensive health management
  • Employee conditions for attractive products and services


The dual course of study takes 3 years.


Then become a part of our team! We are looking forward to your compelling application through our online portal.

Slide "I have to admit that I was afraid
when I first arrived here. But my first
few days were really cool and
I immediately knew that I wanted
to stay."
Nele, dual course for energy sciences
Slide "The annual christmas party or the
trainee events are a lot of fun!"
Marvin, trained IT specialist for system integration,
now working in the team GREYLOGIX Industrial IT
Slide "Since BGx is working internationally,
we do have the opportunity to
work abroad – that is really exciting!"
Manorajan, apprentice plant mechanic
Slide "I really like the way trainees are
treated here. Colleagues maintain
an equal, respectful and appreciative
working relationship."
Gina, apprentice industrial clerk
Interview_RZ "There are many runs and sports
events in which we participate with
BGx colleagues – that is a great fun
and intensifies the team spirit!"
Darjana, apprentice industrial clerk
Interview_RZ "The open minded and relaxed nature
here at BGx is something I really like."
Marvin, trained electrician for information and system technology
Interview_RZ "I decided to take part in a two and a
half year training to become an
industry master craftsman in electrical
engineering. My manager and BGx
appreciated that and supported me!"
Sandi, team manager Production and trained by BGx
as an electronics technician for industrial engineering
Interview_RZ "You will make new experiences and
the hands-on mentality lets you see
how things actually work. If you are
away on a job, this is where you
learn the most!"
Bahne, apprentice electronics technician for industrial engineering
Interview_RZ "The training is never boring
and offers a lot of variety!"
Karsten, apprentice electronics technician for
industrial engineering
Interview_RZ "It is great that you take on
responsibilities right away
– people have faith in you!"
Ove, dual course for energy sciences
Interview_RZ "Well, I have never experienced
anything better than here at BGx!
I really enjoy being here – not because
I have to, but because I am having fun
and enjoy working with my team."
Marco, dual course for energy sciences
Interview_RZ "You have a variety of tasks which
makes working in this company really
Walter, apprentice electronics technician for automation