Business apprenticeship at our company

The application period is from 1 July to 31 October. The apprenticeship begins the following year.

The business apprenticeship at Volkswagen Group Services GmbH offers the ideal foundation for a successful start to your career. You will get to know many areas within our range of services and the Volkswagen Group.

 

Business apprenticeship at our company

System Catering Specialist (m/f/x) in Wolfsburg

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System Catering Specialist (m/f/x) | Apprenticeship

As a specialist in system catering (m/f/x), I combine practical service skills with business knowledge within the predefined catering concept. The food selection, quality, service and cost control are my priorities.

Why work with us?

During the apprenticeship at Volkswagen Group Services, I will become familiar with a variety of working areas. I will rotate among our catering facilities such as canteens, cafeterias, self-serve shops and the event sector with trade shows, congresses and conferences at the Forum AutoVision, the Volkswagen Arena (stadium) or the Congress Park.

Duration of the apprenticeship: Three years
Location: Various operational sites in Wolfsburg, Germany
Vocational school: BBS 1 Gifhorn

Is it a good fit for me?

This could be the perfect occupation for you if you:

  • Are well structured and like it when processes run smoothly
  • Have a good overview and keep a well-stocked fridge at home
  • Want nothing more than to surprise your guests and make them happy
  • Like to take responsibility for complex relationships

    As a specialist in system catering, I perform a wide range of different activities. I plan and organise events, write proposals or help out in the bistro, and I always try to bring a smile to every one of our customer’s faces.

    Apprenticeship content – System Catering Specialist (m/f/x)

    1. 1

      First apprenticeship year

      On-boarding weeks together with all apprentices in the apprenticeship year.

      What is the right way to advise and look after guests? How do I go about correctly handling complaints? How do I control the quality management of goods over the long term?

      These and other questions will be answered in the first apprenticeship year.

       

    2. 2

      Second apprenticeship year

      Preparation for the mid-term exam together with other apprentices.

      How do I organise a shift and action plan? How do I monitor hygiene regulations? What is the right way to handle industrial equipment?

      These and other questions will be answered in the second apprenticeship year.

       

    3. 3

      Third apprenticeship year

      Preparation for the final exam together with other apprentices.

      What is the right way to market goods? How do I order goods in line with needs? How should I deal with suppliers?

      These and other questions will be answered in the third apprenticeship year.

    Requirements for apprentices

    You should have:

    • Organisational and communication skills
    • Economic thinking
    • Basic knowledge of EDP

     

    Language skills:

    • Basic command of English
    • French or Spanish would be a plus

     

    School leaving qualification:

    At a minimum, a good school leaving qualification is recommended.

      Apply now here – System Catering Specialist (m/f/x)

      Apply now! The apprenticeship begins 2022.

      Count me in!

      Apprentices are the future of the company and valuable colleagues. We work very closely together and enjoy a very friendly and open relationship.

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      Industrial Manager (m/f/x) | Apprenticeship

      As an industrial manager (m/f/x), I represent the interface between sales and production. I also have responsibilities in the materials, HR and finance departments. My apprenticeship will prepare me for everyday working life in all key departments of a company.

      Why work with us?

      At Volkswagen Group Services, I will be assigned to a wide range of practical areas. I will switch to a new area every three to six months, e.g. prototype purchasing, forward sourcing, recruiting or customer contact management.

      Duration of the apprenticeship: Three years
      Location: Various operational sites in Braunschweig or Wolfsburg, Germany
      Vocational school: Otto Bennemann Schule Braunschweig or Carl-Hahn-Schule Wolfsburg

      Is it a good fit for me?

      This could be the perfect occupation for you if you:

      • Have a real talent for organisation
      • Are able to speak English fearlessly while on holiday
      • Love facts and numbers Are good at calculating
      • Like to work with computers Are good at recognising relationships and complex structures.

      As an industrial manager, I work in many areas, such as marketing, procurement and accounting. I change departments every three months. This has given me a very good overview of the company and allowed me to build up a broad network

      Apprenticeship content – Industrial Manager (m/f/x)

      1. 1

        First apprenticeship year

        On-boarding weeks together with all apprentices in the apprenticeship year.

        • How are goods purchased?
        • What is the best way to store goods?
        • How are invoices generated?

        These and other questions will be answered in the first apprenticeship year.

         

         

      2. 2

        Second apprenticeship year

        Preparation for the mid-term exam together with other apprentices.

        • How should I deal with suppliers?
        • Which budget is required for which department?
        • What are monetary transactions, controlling and cost accounting?

        These and other questions will be answered in the second apprenticeship year

      3. 3

        Third apprenticeship year

        Preparation for the final exam together with other apprentices.

        • How do I go about finding the right employees?
        • What are the staffing requirements for each department?
        • What is the right way to compare quotes?

        These and other questions will be answered in the third apprenticeship year

      Requirements for apprentices

      You should have:

      • An interest in all business processes within an industrial company
      • A willingness to learn new information and communication techniques and put them into practice
      • An interest in the inner workings of a business
      • The ability to work well in a team

       

      Language skills:

      • Basic command of English

       

      School leaving qualification:

      You should have a general qualification for university entrance.

      I really enjoy supervising apprentices and students who are just starting their career. Personally I believe it is important to provide as much professional, specialised input as possible and give apprentices or students their own work packages and areas of responsibility.

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      Logistics Manager (m/f/x) | Apprenticeship

      As a logistics manager (m/f/x), I plan shipments, select means of transport and transport routes, and prepare freight and customs documents. It is important to have a friendly attitude toward customers and service providers.

      Why work with us?

      Volkswagen Group Services offers many different ways for me to learn my trade. From small parts in material logistics to entire freight trains carrying new cars, I will have a wide range of opportunities to acquire hands-on experience. I will switch among them every three to six months.

      Duration of the apprenticeshipThree years
      Location: Various operational sites in Wolfsburg, Germany
      Vocational school: Carl-Hahn-Schule Wolfsburg

      Is it a good fit for me?

      This could be the perfect occupation for you if you:

      • Have already planned and organised an entire tour by yourself and found it enjoyable whenever a part of the tour transitioned seamlessly into the next
      • Are very well structured and never lose sight of the big picture
      • Like to work with people and are not shy about speaking English
      • Don’t think only about football when you hear the word ‘tables’

        As a logistics manager, I work in areas like logistics planning. In this department, we plan the transport of car parts for Volkswagen. My training officer helps me with my tasks and we have a very friendly working relationship

        Apprenticeship content – Logistics Manager (m/f/x)

        1. 1

          First apprenticeship year

          On-boarding weeks together with all apprentices in the apprenticeship year.

          • How should I understand business organisations and functional contexts?
          • What are the legal bases of my company?
          • How does the acquisition and sales market work?

          These and other questions will be answered in the first apprenticeship year.

           

        2. 2

          Second apprenticeship year

          Preparation for the mid-term exam together with other apprentices.

          • What are monetary transactions, controlling and cost accounting?
          • How do I monitor and control logistics services?
          • How should I deal with suppliers?

          These and other questions will be answered in the second apprenticeship year.

        3. 3

          Third apprenticeship year

          Preparation for the final exam together with other apprentices.

          • How do I handle meetings with customers?
          • What is the right way to handle hazardous goods?
          • What is the right way to market my services?

          These and other questions will be answered in the third apprenticeship year.

        Requirements for apprentices

        You should have:

        • Organisational and communication skills
        • Economic thinking
        • Basic knowledge of EDP

         

        Language skills:

        • Basic command of English
        • French or Spanish would be a plus

         

        School leaving qualification:

        At a minimum, a good school leaving qualification is recommended.

        Apply here now - Logistics Manager (m/f/x)

        Apply now! The apprenticeship begins 2022.

        Count me in!

        It’s fun to supervise apprentices and see all the progress they make.

        To find out more, click here