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Your future as if printed.
Become a media technologist for printing (m / f / d)


Media technologists print use various machines and processes to produce print products. Advertising materials, newspapers, magazines, books or packaging are just a few examples. You analyze the print jobs for technical feasibility, check whether the print data is complete and usable and then produce the product. They also plan the workflow, check printing forms, some of which they also produce themselves, or prepare data for digital printing processes.

The profession of media technologist is very diverse and has different specializations. In addition to the media technologist printing with a focus on offset printing, you can also learn the profession of media technologist printing in digital printing with us. You should look at both professions live and in color with us to get your own picture.

We will teach you an eye for detail and a feel for paper and color, as well as using your technical interest to get the highest quality out of the machines and the product. You are welcome to bring creativity and accuracy with you and you should be enthusiastic about technical processes.


In your training as a media technologist for printing (m / f / d) you will be taught how to plan print jobs, set up the printing machines and navigate printing processes. You will also learn how to care for and maintain the machines. Once the printing is complete, you clean and check the machines used and replace worn or defective parts.  

Your tasks and activities as a printing media technologist

  • Independent supervision of the printing process

  • Set up and prepare the press and print jobs

  • Mixing special colors

  • Quality control of the print job

  • Ensuring the accuracy of the print

  • Setting up the coating unit for finishing with partial or full-surface coating

  • Maintain and check machines

  • Calibration of gauges and verification technology

  • Proactive and permanent further development of the quality standards

  • Independent production data acquisition

  • Further processing (folding, cutting, binding)

Type of training
Duration of training
main emphasis
dual education
3 years, shortening possible
Offset printing

You can find out more in our YouTube video

Would you like to speak to us personally to find out more?

We are there for you live during the apprenticeship fair.
Visit us at our booth .

Do you like the job description and would you like to complete an apprenticeship in this area?

You can integrate yourself quickly into our young and dynamic team and are inquisitive and open-minded, then send us your application documents by post or email.

We are happy to offer you the opportunity to get to know our company as part of an internship.

Even after you have completed your vocational training, you have opportunities for advancement and further training with us at any time so that you can continue to develop and never stand still.

Don't miss your chance and apply today by mail or email before someone else does.

Simply send the following documents:


  • Application with a personal cover letter

  • curriculum vitae

  • Your last reports


Arnold printing house

Am Wall 15

14979 Großbeeren


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