Starting at Rolls-Royce Power Systems as a secondary school student

Whether it's an internship, vocational training or dual course of study, we offer many opportunities for starting a career with good prospects for the future. A company that wants to develop and produce innovative products needs well-trained employees. That’s why at Rolls-Royce Power Systems we particularly count on young people who share our joy in discovery and would like to grow successfully with us.

Secondary school student internship

Desk or workbench? Calculator or milling machine? Administration or hands-on work? To find a profession that suits you, you first have to find out where your strengths and interests lie. And what could be more helpful than a chance to see day-to-day life on the job for yourself?

We offer you opportunities to complete internships in almost all areas and at many of our locations where we offer training (your application starts here).


Learn more about your secondary school internship.


Technical training program

From a 20-cylinder high-performance diesel engine to an electronically-controlled automatic solution for mining vehicles: As a vocational trainee in a technical area, you will learn first-hand about the fascinating field of engine technology.

We place particular value on practical experience. Special "learning islands" in manufacturing, assembly and service divisions, or specific training projects, will involve you early on in actual production processes. We also want you to stay with us for a long time, and so we always base our training on what’s needed. After successful completion of the training program, we will be happy to enable you to pursue the additional training required to become a technician or a master craftsperson.

So get off to a great start with us!

  • Industrial mechanic
  • Construction mechanic
  • Metals technology specialist in the area of assembly technology
  • Mechatronics technician
  • Electronics engineer in automation technology
  • Technical product designer
  • Security service expert

Vocational training in business

Organization, calculation, advising: At our company, vocational training in business is just as multi-faceted as your interests.
Whether you are analyzing a wide range of parameters in the controlling department, procuring important replacement parts in the purchasing department or overseeing employees around the world in the human resources department, you can apply your skills and ideas and continue growing with us. We want you to stay with us for a long time, and we therefore always base our training on what’s needed.

  • Professional for office management (additional qualification in “foreign language assistance")
  • Industrial management assistant (Additional qualification in “International business management with foreign languages”)
  • Social security and insurance specialist
  • Warehouse specialist
  • Warehouse logistics specialist

Dual course of study

If you hold a general or specialized university-qualifying diploma, you are now faced with a decision: Should you obtain more theoretical knowledge at a university or enter a training program to see what it’s like to put your skills into practice? With a dual Bachelor course of study at our company, you don’t have to decide on just one of these paths. Get a good start on your studies and on the job at the same time!

Switching regularly between the university and the company allows you to put the material you learn directly into practice. You will also have the option of completing a three-month internship at one of our international locations. And of course, during all phases of the training, you will receive very attractive compensation. (We pay our first-year trainees the standard rate of compensation paid to second-year trainees.) 

Technical studies

Whether it’s development, construction, analytics or management - our dual technical course of study trains you in all disciplines involved in the production of large engines, drive systems and distributed energy generation systems. In the three- to six-month theoretical and practical phases, you will be optimally prepared for the areas in which you will work in the future.

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Information Science
  • Course of study for Bachelor of Engineering degree in Industrial Engineering

Business studies

Whether in sales, logistics, human resources or health management - with our dual course of business studies you will be a well-rounded, in-demand employee. Alternating every three months between theory and practice, you will receive a comprehensive overview of all areas of business management.

  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Services

Training program positions in Germany

We offer various technical and business training programs as well as dual courses of study at our locations in Friedrichshafen, Augsburg, Ruhstorf, Glatten and Magdeburg.

Your informative application comprises:

  • Cover letter and resume
  • School certificates
  • Application photo (if you wish)
  • Further certificates (if you wish)

We look forward to meeting you.

* We always have both men and women in mind when we speak of employees, colleagues, students, graduates etc.. We are looking for employees in all departments.



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