With approximately 671,000 employees in total, the Volkswagen Group is one of the largest employers in the world. The company tends to become the most attractive employer in the automotive industry.
Herbert Diess is the chairman of the board of management of Volkswagen Group as well as the chairman of the board of management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand.
In 2019, they were rated top in a number of different employer rankings.
Volkswagen plans to open over 100 new dealerships across the USA and it’s the right time to apply for a job there. They offer numerous employment opportunities, from customer-services to mechanical and labor jobs. The wide range of jobs is at stake, so you might be interested in sales or service consultant positions, assisting customers in purchasing decisions or working in parts departments and assisting with mechanical duties.
Also jobs as porters, detailers and cashiers are available and you need only the most basic of qualifications to get considered for them.
As they state: “We are looking for people to write history with us. That’s because we will no longer just build cars, we will shape a new age. With a whole host of visions, ideas and technical solutions. And with a drive that will sustainably revolutionise the mobility of the future.”
They need different experts and expertise, creative and unconventional ideas. They need “talented individuals who want to accomplish the extraordinary. And unconventional thinkers who believe in the power of big ideas. We are looking for people who are willing to travel completely new paths. People like you.”
Young people are more than welcome at VW. They are offered a vocational training and a work-study degree programme. It combines studies with top-class vocational training and intensive practical experience. For students they offer a paid internship.
“As a student you can combine theory and practice and gain experience of everyday professional life by taking part in a paid internship at Volkswagen. Regardless of whether voluntary internship or basic, mandatory or international internship. In addition, you can complete your dissertation for a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, or take up a student staff position or work with us during the semester break.” If this sounds attractive, don’t hesitate to find out more details and start building your career. → Volkswagen karriere
Benefits of Working at Volkswagen
Firstly, you will have paid training, employee discounts, flexible schedules and competitive pay scales. The healthcare coverage includes vision, dental and medical insurance. They offer you paid holidays, vacations, tuition assistance, adoption assistance etc.
So, if this sounds interesting go to their website for more information: Volkswagen careers
Find what suits you best and good luck with the application process!
Written by Marko T.