Bühler Minneapolis Apprenticeship Academy


Bühler Minneapolis Apprenticeship Academy

Shape your future together with an earn-while-you-learn Mechatronics or Business Apprenticeship program at Bühler Minneapolis. Certified by the Industry Consortium for Advanced Technical Training (ICATT), apprentices will earn an associate degree from Hennepin Technical College (HTC) while gaining valuable experience working at Bühler.


Why be a Bühler ICATT apprentice?

Get paid as a Bühler employee while earning an associate degree without school debt.

Explore multiple business functions through real world experience at Bühler to understand your strengths and interests to direct your career path.

Gain valuable experience applying your classroom education and on the job training to develop proven skills certified by international exams.

Mechatronics Technician 3-year Program


  • Repair, install, troubleshoot, inspect and modify Bühler and other manufacturers' equipment both at customer sites and Bühler locations
  • Assess customer's maintenance and spare part needs 
  • Provide input for improvements in equipment and processes
  • Promote Bühler Customer Service and help customers plan future service
  • Fabricate, test and maintain electro-mechanical assemblies 
  • Install and configure programs for hardware and software components 
  • Create technical documents such as blueprints, assembly and instruction manuals


Business Apprentice 2-year Program

Business apprentices rotate through a range of business functions including Sales, Marketing, Accounting, Purchasing, Human Resources, and Logistics to develop business understanding and identify your personal interests and skills

Program requirements

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Eligibility to work in the United States.
  • Hennepin Technical College placement test scores within an acceptable range.

How the program works

Apprentices are full time Bühler employees, balancing days in the office with time in the classroom at Hennepin Techinical College while earning a paycheck and getting full-time employee benefits.

Application Timeline

Nov – Applications Open

Jan – Interviews Start

April – Offers extended

Aug – New apprentice class starts

Apply now

and start your career with Bühler!