GAIN PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE DURING YOUR STUDIES
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Monthly contribution to supplementary pension savings of CZK 1 400
Interest-free loan for housing up to CZK 400,000
Favourable deals for car rental or purchase
ARE YOU PLANNING TO STUDY AT UNIVERSITY? TRY OUR INTERNSHIP!
As an intern, you have a great opportunity to cooperate with the best professionals in the field. And under our guidance, you can also work on our final thesis.
What we offer
- Development of your professional knowledge and skills.
- Financial remuneration of from CZK 120 / hour.
- Valuable and interesting contacts for the future.
- Professional supervision of final thesis.
- Meals at reasonable prices and possibility of accommodation.
Who are we looking for
- Students of full time study at universities or vocational schools.
- Knowledge of at least one world language (German or English).
The thesis must be
- Under the guidance of ŠKODA AUTO.
- Successfully defended in the current school year.
- In Czech, Slovak, English or German.
Benefits and advantages
- The winner gets CZK 80,000 and a VIP access to an event sponsored by us.
- Remuneration of CZK 30,000 for all finalists.
- Double remuneration if you work with us for at least 1 year after school.
Registering your final thesis
Choose what interests you
If I received an email replying that my application had been accepted, does that mean that I will be contacted by someone from ŠKODA AUTO?
Yes, our recruiter will contact you as soon as possible. Due to a large number of applications, we ask for your patience. You will definitely not lose your chance at a job.
Do those who are currently employed with a two-month notice period also have a chance of getting accepted? Or do you prefer candidates who can start immediately?
Yes, those who are currently employed and thinking about changing jobs certainly have a chance too. Our recruitment team communicates with candidates for up to three months before their planned start. By default, we expect you to have a two-month notice period.
That depends on the specific position. An overview of current vacancies, together with job descriptions, can be found here.
Unfortunately, we do not, but you have the opportunity to use connections arranged from all travel locations.
We currently offer accommodation in several places in Mladá Boleslav. Usually, the employees stay in rooms with two separate beds. The price for accommodation is around CZK 1,800 per month and is deducted from the employee's salary.
Can I come to the recruitment centre during the notified working hours or do I need to register in advance?
You can come to the recruitment centre at any time during working hours, even without prior notice. You will find us in the ŠKODA Administration Centre every working day 8:00-16:00.
We always offer employees a fixed-term contract for half a year with a three-month probation period.
The work is organised on a three-shift basis.
One shift consists of 7.5 hours of work and half an hour for a lunch break.
Morning shift 6:00-14:00
Afternoon shift 14:00-22:00
Night shift 22:00-6:00
Certainly. After half a year of employment, you can register for the ŠKODA AUTO internal job exchange and choose from the available positions. As another option, skilled employees can be nominated for a suitable position by their managers. We also offer our employees courses and training that increase their qualifications and expertise.
Do you want to know more?
Do you need more information? We will be happy to answer any of
Do you want to take part in a ŠKODA AUTO department operation?
How does a PhD program look like?
- It is a multi-year development and motivational program for postgraduate students at the university (up to 4 years).
- Topics of dissertations are provided by ŠKODA AUTO, however, we also offer a possibility to design your own topic.
- The time fund of the program can be adjusted to you, it is a maximum of 20 hours per week.
- A cooperation agreement will be concluded with you (Work Agreement).
- It is a paid form of cooperation (CZK 290/hour).
What we offer to you
- Close cooperation on your dissertation with the best experts in the field.
- Development of your specialised knowledge and skills during your internship
- Language courses and specialised training.
- Meetings with managers.
- VW Group meetings of postgraduate students.
- Possibility of being employed at ŠKODA AUTO.
Acceptance to postgraduate study...
… with language skills,
… communication and organisational skills,
… broad knowledge of the field studied.
AGREEMENT ON SPECIALISED TOPIC
The doctoral program is tailored to each postgraduate student. The doctoral internship not only covers departmental work but also common networking events, breakfasts with managers and various training events. The doctoral program also includes a VW Group meeting involving postgraduate students from across the Group every year.
At any ŠKODA AUTO plant in the Czech Republic, according to the current requirements of the specialist departments. Nevertheless, the majority of postgraduate students work in Mladá Boleslav at the company's headquarters.
We do not have any limits for the doctoral program. We accept postgraduate applications throughout year.
We conclude a performance agreement with postgraduate students at ŠKODA AUTO; it is a part-time job.
The main condition is to study a doctoral degree at any Czech or Slovak university, and it is also important to match the internship with the dissertation topic.
Yes, after one year..
Yes, it is possible to sign up for the doctoral program at the end of your master’s studies. After receiving confirmation of acceptance for doctoral studies, you will be accepted on to the doctoral program.
Postgraduate students are accepted on to the program throughout the year.
You can start the doctoral program after being accepted for doctoral studies at any university in the Czech Republic or Slovakia.
What happens if I am successful in all rounds of the selection procedure, but I don't graduate university in time?
You can enter the doctoral program after being accepted for doctoral studies. In the meantime, you can start a university internship.
Within the doctoral program, you will have access to language courses, various training events, meetings with managers, Group meeting of postgraduate students, networking events, and higher hourly rates. Only students holding a postgraduate degree will be accepted to the doctoral program, whereas for university internship students, any degree is accepted.
During the onboarding process at ŠKODA AUTO, we will conclude a work agreement with you, which means you may work on average 81.5 hours a month.
What should I do if I am not accepted on to the program, but I am still interested in working at ŠKODA AUTO?
If you do not meet the required criteria for the doctoral program at ŠKODA AUTO, you can start a university internship or you can collaborate with experts from ŠKODA AUTO on your final thesis.
Postgraduate students’ hourly rate is CZK 280.
Postgraduate students often enter their main employment as specialists.
We expect our postgraduate students to speak English or German at B2 level. Within the doctoral program, there are Group meetings at VW, Audi or Porsche. Therefore, English or German language skills are essential.
Foreign internships are not offered as part of the doctoral program. However, you may have the opportunity to go on business trips within the VW Group.