Vocational Training Towards Becoming a Specialist in Confectionery Technology (m,f)

Duration: 3 years (can be shortened) 

Who We Are

We are a traditional company that has specialized in the production of marzipan pastes and the manufacture of nut preparations. Since 1997, Georg Lemke GmbH & Co. KG has successfully educated six trainees every year in three different occupations. For outstanding commitment to training, Lemke was awarded the official certificate for youth development 2010/2011 by the Federal Employment Agency. 

Course of the Apprenticeship

As part of your training as a specialist in confectionery technology, you will visit the vocational school in Solingen three times a year, for four weeks at a time, in addition to the practical work and training. During this period, you will be charged for accommodation in the local residence of ZDS. In the practical phases of Georg Lemke GmbH & Co. KG, you will go through the various areas of production from goods received, to production, to laboratory and outgoing goods. 


For more information on the program, visit the homepage of the ZDS Solingen www.zds-solingen.de



August 1st 

(There is the opportunity to complete an internship before the start of training). 

Vocational school: 

ZDS Solingen 

De-Leuw-Straße 3 

42653 Solingen 


Block instruction 

Trial Period: 

4 months 

Who You Are

If you are versatile, love new challenges, and appreciate working in a performance-driven environment that is characterized by teamwork and mutual respect, then Georg Lemke GmbH & Co. KG - with a variety of development opportunities - is the best platform to start. 


  • You are reliable and punctual

  • You are a team player and communicator

  • Your personal strengths include a willingness to learn, flexibility, and ability to work independently

  • You are willing to occasionally travel

  • You are willing to work shifts and night-shifts

  • Secondary School degree with good grades in mathematics and German

  • No unexcused absences

We look forward to your completed application, including a curriculum vitae, the last two school records and official records, where applicable. Please include with your application a self-addressed, stamped envelope. 


Application deadline: April 30th 


Please apply by e.mail to karriere@lemke.de or by post: 


Georg Lemke GmbH & Co. KG

Späthstrasse 31-32

12359 Berlin