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Internships at Volvo Group

Each year, we welcome thousands of talented young people to start a Volvo internship or apprenticeship. These talents come from a wide range of schools, programs and universities from across the world.

We believe that the best way to learn a profession in our industry is to closely study and work together with some of the brightest minds within your field. Our internship opportunities range from one month to three years and cover?all our professions?from engineering all the way to commercial and business administration. No matter where in the Volvo Group organization you choose to do your internship – you will change the future working with our transport solutions.

“Real and interesting assignments, great learnings, fun atmosphere”?

90% of trainees chose Volvo Group as the best place for internships.

Happy Trainees award 2019 France

The benefits of an internship at Volvo

A Volvo Group internship will give you a chance to test and apply your knowledge in a real business context. You will build relationships and perhaps take the first steps of your future career.?

Our internship opportunities let you experience first-hand what it feels like to be part of a successful company, and also how we work to maintain the trust of our customers. You will learn that we believe it is important to invest in research and development. That is how we create?innovative transport solutions?that strengthen our customers – and ourselves – in the future.

Our culture highly values new ideas, curiosity and collaboration. As an intern, it is not only about your personal and professional growth but also about our development as a company. Thanks to your fresh perspectives, we can fine-tune how to better meet the needs of the next generation of employees and customers. Together we shape the world we want to live in.?

Volvo internship application process

We always select our interns based on the mutual benefits of working together, but the prerequisites and application process may differ between countries and fields of work.

Your Volvo internship application is a first step towards a position at Volvo Group. Make sure it gives us every chance to get to know who you are as a person and what skills you have. You can get valuable tips for your internship application?here.

A Volvo?summer internship?is a great way to spend your study breaks to gain valuable knowledge about our careers. Many of our internship positions are available in our?job portal. If you do not find anything that suits your area of interest, there are plenty of opportunities to create something together. Take the initiative to contact Volvo Group to discuss your ideas for a suitable internship assignment.

Top 5 reasons why students have chosen Volvo Group for their internship

Experience & knowledge

“It gave me an idea of what I want to do in my professional life.” That is a comment we get all the time when people finish a Volvo Group internship. This shows how an internship can give you perspective and get you started in a variety of potential careers.????

Important career step

It is not uncommon that interns stay on once their internship is finished. Just look at the examples in the stories below. Our internship opportunities can be the start of a long-term relationship with Volvo Group. Whatever you choose, a Volvo internship will be a great addition to your resume.

Team integration

Every year we recruit thousands of interns and apprentices. We know how important it is to match every applicant with the right team for the internship to succeed. We also know that?diversity?strengthens us, and we always try to bring out the best in everyone.

Recognition & trust

A Volvo Group internship is a chance to make your mark and really contribute. It is also a commitment from both sides. We take your internship experience seriously and guide you through it. What we want in return is your commitment and contribution.

Work life balance

At Volvo Group we strongly believe that employees should be in charge of their own work and individual needs. Hence, we offer different programs to make the challenge of combining work and private life easier. Of course, this philosophy extends to the internship opportunities as well.

Stories from our interns

Interns at Volvo Group in the US

Interning with Volvo Group

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to do an internship with Volvo Group? Listen to these interns share their experiences from Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing in Greensboro, US.

Alexandra Hultberg, intern at Volvo Group

“People are what make our organization succeed”

Alexandra Hultberg’s position as junior human resources business partner began with an internship. “By the time I was offered a position, you could say I’d fallen in love with the organization. If you want to be part of something that will have a huge impact on the future, come to Volvo Group,” she says.

Read more about Alexandra's experience as an intern
Toru Hirata, intern at Volvo Group

“The internship gave me an idea of what job to do next”

Toru Hirata works as Event and Marketing Assistant Manager in Singapore. While studying at the prestigious Sophia University in his native Japan, he accepted an internship in the USA. Since then, his work has taken him to several different countries, “I love meeting customers and being out in the field,” he says.

Read more about Toru's experience as an intern
Lauriane Sauzeat. intern at Volvo Group

From internship to permanent job at Volvo Group

From internship to permanent job at Volvo Group. Listen to Lauriane Sauzeat's story and experiences.

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Summer work with us could be your perfect step into the labour market. These job opportunities for students are a great way for you to gain a hands-on experience to what it is like to work for a global company with operations in over 100 countries.

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It doesn't matter if your heart beats for engineering, finance, IT or logistics - we can offer you a palette of international graduate programs tailored to meet your needs and designed to make you excel.

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