For (prospective) students

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at Paul Köster GmbH

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Then you are just right for us. We offer future-oriented prospects for (prospective) students. During internships, work-study jobs or in combined vocational trainings and degree courses, you can get going with your career in an innovative and collaborative environment at Paul Köster GmbH.

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for (prospective) students

With us you will have the opportunity to gain exciting insights into subject areas such as mechanics, electronics, design and project management. This will enable you to combine theory and practice and deepen your individual areas of focus while working on specific projects. And of course we will provide you with intensive support in the process.

In short, we offer you:

  • a modern working environment
  • personal, professional support and advice
  • flat hierarchies with short decision-making processes
  • a community atmosphere
  • open doors and a cooperative management style at all levels
  • exciting projects and interesting customers
  • employee events
We are always happy to welcome student employees. Apply now for a combined vocational training and degree!

Application made easy

Apply now – it’s easy!

We are interested in you as a human being, and that is why we attach great importance to a personal conversation with you. At the same time, we want to make things as easy as possible for you, which is why you can apply to us without a cover letter. Simply send us your résumé and all relevant documents, such as school/college reports and certificates, using the online application form, and answer a selection of questions openly and honestly. Then we can get a picture of who you are and contact you promptly.

Our tips: You should prepare for the job interview by informing yourself about our company and formulating a self-introduction that is about two minutes long, featuring the most significant points from your résumé and highlighting your personal strengths and weaknesses.

Of course, if you like you can also send us your application documents, including cover letter, by e-mail or by post, – all application methods are treated equally.

We look forward to meeting you!

Combined vocational training and degree in mechanical engineering

What to expect:

  • An interesting and demanding bachelor’s course
  • During the course, you will learn the fundamentals of technical mechanics, materials engineering, and physics, among other subjects
  • In later practical phases at the company, you will be able to work in areas such as assembly, mechanical design, or even project management
  • You will be introduced to engineering tasks in a step-by-step manner
  • You will gain an optimal entry into professional life through a close integration of practice and theory
  • You will become familiar with different internal departments at the company
  • During the practical phases, you can directly apply the knowledge acquired during your studies


Curriculum (seven semesters in total):

  • From August 1: Company introduction phase
  • From September/October: Preliminary courses and start of studies
  • After the first, second and third semesters: one practical phase per semester at the company
  • Fifth semester: selection of individual area of focus
  • Sixth semester: Project-based course/practical semester at the company
  • Seventh semester: Preparation of the bachelor’s thesis and subsequent oral examination

Requirements:

  • High school diploma
  • Solid knowledge of mathematics/science subjects
  • Solid grasp and understanding of technical issues
  • Strong motivation, willingness to learn and to work in a team
  • Perseverance and readiness to take serious personal responsibility
  • Diligence and flexibility

Combined vocational training and degree in electrical engineering

What to expect:

  • An interesting and demanding bachelor’s course
  • During the course, you will learn the fundamentals of electrical engineering, electronics, and information technology, among other subjects
  • In later practical phases at the company, you will be able to work in areas such as electrical assembly, electrical design, or even software
  • You will be introduced to engineering tasks in a step-by-step manner
  • You will gain an optimal entry into professional life through a close integration of practice and theory
  • You will become familiar with different internal departments at the company
  • During the practical phases, you can directly apply the knowledge acquired during your studies


Curriculum (seven semesters in total):

  • From August 1: Company introduction phase
  • From September/October: Preliminary courses and start of studies
  • During or after each semester: one practical phase per semester at the company
  • During the advanced course of study: selection of individual area of focus
  • Sixth semester: Project-based course/practical semester at the company
  • Seventh semester: Preparation of the bachelor’s thesis and subsequent oral examination


Requirements:

  • High school diploma
  • Solid knowledge of mathematics/science subjects
  • Solid grasp and understanding of technical issues
  • Strong motivation, willingness to learn and to work in a team
  • Perseverance and readiness to take serious personal responsibility
  • Diligence and flexibility

Internships & mentoring for degree theses

Depending on capacities and upcoming projects, we offer versatile opportunities for internships and mentoring for degree theses. Just send us a targeted résumé and a short cover letter and we will see whether there may be an opening for you in our company.

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If you have any questions about combined vocational training and degree programs, internships or thesis mentorship, we are happy to help you.