SK Hydroautomation GmbH

specializing in machine and plant construction

The company SK Hydroautomation GmbH is a powerful partner of the vehicle and supplier industry.
With our 60 employees, we develop and build high-quality products in the fields of automation, assembly technology, cleaning technology, test bench technology and customer-oriented special mechanical engineering.
Our innovative machines and plants contain the latest technologies with integrated testing technology and are characterized by reliable process stability.
The company headquarters of SK Hydroautomation is located in Thulba near Bad Kissingen. Our central location enables us to reach our customers within Germany very quickly.

Job description Technical Product Designer

Technical product designers specializing in machine and plant design are involved in the development of plants, machines and vehicles. They create three-dimensional data models and technical documentations for components and assemblies.

  • Development, construction and design of individual parts, assemblies and systems in all details using 3-D CAD systems as data models for function and assembly and selection of suitable materials, semi-finished products and standard parts - carry out all necessary calculations
  • Selection of suitable machine elements in the design process
  • Detailing the design - taking economic and quality assurance aspects into account during the work
  • Creation of technical documentation from the data models
  • Creation of production documents, parts lists, standard lists, maintaining technical data


  • intermediate level of education
  • general, intellectual capacity
  • abstract-logical and computational thinking
  • spatial imagination (e.g. three-dimensional presentation)
  • technical understanding
  • good achievements in mathematics, physics, computer science, works and technology
  • willingness to engage and learn, self-confidence, initiative, ability to work in a team, flexibility and quick comprehension
  • good communication skills, good expression skills in German and English

Further training and development opportunities:

Specialization through additional specialist knowledge, technician in mechanical engineering; technical specialist, design engineer, as well as a degree in mechanical engineering and plant construction

Facts and figures

  • Training period: 3.5 years
  • Start of training: 01. September
  • Vocational school: Würzburg, block school lessons
  • Training allowance, April 2018
    1st year of training: 1.035 €
    2nd year of training: 1.089 €
    3rd year of training: 1.160 €
    4th year of training: 1.207 €
  • Application deadline: end of April at the latest
  • For further information please contact our personnel department

Are you interested?

We look forward to receiving your complete application by post:

SK Hydroautomation GmbH
attn. Mrs. Martina Gebauer
Alte Fuldaer Str. 75
D-97723 Thulba
Phone: +49 9736 8104-17
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Our Employees - feel very comfortable with us

Sandra Föller

“The positive atmosphere and the pleasant togetherness characterize working at SK.”
Sandra Föller, Administration

Michael Günter

“At SK Hydroautomation, you can evolve and educate yourself at any time, so you never feel like you're stagnating.”
Michael Günter, Machining Mechanic

Simon Herold

"At SK Hydroautomation, we develop the sophisticated mechanical engineering solutions that our customers lack.”
Simon Herold, Mechanical Engineer

SK Hydroautomation GmbH
Alte Fuldaer Strasse 75
97723 Oberthulba / Thulba

Phone: +49 9736 8104-0
Fax: +49 9736 8104-99

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