Want to have a hand in the success of a truly innovative company? Find out now about the many and varied career opportunities at Waggonbau Graaff.


Committed to traditional values, Waggonbau Graaff specialises in the manufacture of tank cars and special-purpose rail freight wagons. To strengthen our successful team, we are always on the lookout for energetic and enthusiastic experts and trainees. The new, modern training facility housed in our workshop in Elze near Hanover is the ideal setting to familiarise young professionals with operating procedures. Experienced professionals also come here to gain qualifications. Our company – and indeed logistics as a fast-moving key industry – opens up all kinds of responsible jobs, excellent promotion opportunities and an attractive future prospects. Now is your chance to find your dream job – at Waggonbau Graaff!


Be our apprentice!

An apprenticeship at Waggonbau Graaff is your gateway to an exciting career. You will learn everything about the design and construction of tank cars and special valves within the VTG Group. As a trainee, you will be an integral part of our company: We see well-qualified junior staff as indispensable to our future success.

To make your career choice easier, Waggonbau Graaff offers the opportunity of a school or introductory internship. This will give you an insight into our company and a chance to get to know the various aspects of our work.


  • Dual study course: Bachelor of Engineering in construction technology (m/w/d) 
  • Construction mechanic (m/w/d)
  • Industrial manager (m/w/d) 
  • Business informatics manager (m/w/d)

Your apprenticeship will introduce you to the different activities of Waggonbau Graaff. We also take an active interest in your individual interests and preferences. Highly qualified instructors with many years of experience will teach you all necessary skills and knowledge. Each individual makes a valuable contribution to the success of this company.

Expert staff will accompany, support and encourage you throughout the whole of your apprenticeship. Regular meetings also provide valuable feedback. Advanced training courses – to earn a welding certificate, for example – can be attended as early as the second year of your apprenticeship.


We strive to retain good apprentices in the long term. Right from the start of your training, we will show you suitable career prospects and work with you to set the course for a successful career at Waggonbau Graaff.


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We are looking for reinforcements!

Are you looking for a new career challenge? Fascinating assignments await you in administration, design and metalworking.

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