Eschlböck is an internationally operating company, whose wood chippers belong to the best on the European market. With our machines trees with a diameter of up to more than 1 meter can be chopped! Excellent staff affects the success of our products. Apart from the good working atmosphere in the innovative and highly experienced team and the interesting promotion prospects Eschlböck also takes care of the physical well-being: if desired warm lunch is delivered into the company from Tuesday to Thursday.

Eschlböck offers apprenticeships:

Construction and manufacturing isn´t only a thing for men,

we are also looking forward to job applications from women and girls!

Design engineer

Design engineers are developing and constructing at Eschlböck wood chippers on the Computer with the help of the 3-dimensional CAD-programme Inventor. They cooperate closely with the production and they are integrated from the idea to the realization.

The first year of apprenticeship is equivalent to the job description of the mechanical engineer, which means they work in the production before they do their real job as a design engineer from the second year of apprenticeship on.

Time of apprenticeship: 4 years


  • good marks and interest in mathematics and descriptive geometry
  • visual thinking
  • delight on working on the computer (CAD)
  • independent and precise work

Mechanical engineer

The job as a mechanical engineer is especially interesting at Eschlböck because of our great production depth. You can collaborate on every step of the production from the cutting to size of the sheet metal to the mounting of the finished wood chipper and work on CNC-controlled machine tools.

Time of apprenticeship: 3,5 years


  • good marks and interest in mathematics and technical understanding
  • delight on metalworking
  • practicality,  craftsmanship

Mechatronic technician

As a mechatronic technician you acquire knowledge in the sectors mechanics, electrical engineering, IT and so you are a demanded allrounder whom Eschlböck offers a lot of varied activities: You ensure the perfect interaction of the mechanical and the electronical components to produce powerful wood chippers.

Time of apprenticeship: 3,5 years


  • good marks and interest in mathematics and technical understanding
  • delight on metalworking
  • interest in electronic and computer science
  • practicality,  craftsmanship

Industrial clerk

The everyday work in the office is varied. You work on orders and write invoices. You take care of our customers on the telephone and via e-mail and are also responsible for the mail-, letter- and bank communication.

Time of apprenticeship: 3 years


  • good marks and interest in german and mathematics
  • delight on working on the computer and telephoning
  • sociableness, independence and organisational capacity
  • exactness, diligence and patience

Are you interested in an apprenticeship at Eschlböck?

Send us your application documents:

  • letter of application
  • curriculum vitae
  • report from the 7th form on

Application to:

Eschlböck Maschinenfabrik GmbH

Frau Eva Eschlböck

Grieskirchner Straße 8

4731 Prambachkirchen


Eschlböck awarded as a top training company

Upper Austrian Minister of  Economy Viktor Sigl handed the certificate “Top training company” to the manager Rudolf Eschlböck on 13. July 2010

Picture from left to right: Wirtschaftsbund chairman Michael Pecherstorfer, Upper Austrian Minister of Economy Viktor Sigl, CEO Ing. Rudolf Eschlböck, member of the Landtag Jürgen Höckner.