Frequently asked questions
What opportunities does Brose have to offer students?
You can work in internship, work placement or thesis positions at our German locations in technical areas including
Calculation and Simulation, Purchasing, Development/Advanced Development, Electronics Development, Production/Production Scheduling/Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Design, Logistics/Logistics Planning, Product Controlling/Product Cost Management, Project Management, Quality, Simulation, Environment, Sales, Trials/Testing, Materials Technology
or in commercial areas such as
Controlling/Product Cost Management/Accounting, Information Systems (SAP), Information, Technology/Systems, Logistics/Logistics Planning
We offer internships abroad in these areas
Logistics, Production Scheduling, Project Management, Controlling.
We can arrange additional employment opportunities with you on a case-by-case basis.
What requirements must I meet in order to work as a student at Brose?
Ideally you will have completed your basic studies or the first three semesters of your studies. You have gained initial practical experience and are able to demonstrate good academic performance. Automotive engineering excites you. You should also have good IT, German and English skills and goal-oriented, independent work habits.
How can I apply and who is the right contact person?
Take advantage of our online portal by clicking the link included in the respective job posting. You can also submit an unsolicited application this way. The contact person for the position is located right next to the job posting.
How far in advance should I apply for a student job?
Please submit your application three to four months before you plan to start. For internships abroad you should submit your application around five to six months in advance.
What application documents does Brose need?
Your application should include a cover letter indicating where and when you wish to work, your CV in tabular format and any relevant diplomas and certificates. In general, you should structure your application in a clear, meaningful way.
How does the selection process work?
Click here to the application process for Students
Can I also begin working as a student at Brose once I have completed my degree?
No, our offer is only directed to students who are still enrolled at university. It is designed to offer them career orientation during their education.
How much time should I plan for an internship at Brose?
Domestic internships are generally four to six months. Plan in six months for an internship abroad.
Should I complete an internship before my degree thesis or work placement?
This is not absolutely necessary. However, an internship will help you become familiar with the company and you can also determine a topic for your degree thesis together with your advisor during this phase.
Do I need to work for Brose domestically before I start my internship abroad?
Work experience at one of Brose’s domestic locations would be preferable, but is not absolutely mandatory.
What should I consider when applying for an internship abroad?
Your application should be in abroad local language and submitted to us about five to six months before the internship begins.
Where does Brose offer international internships?
- Ostrava/Czech Republic
- Sta. Margarida/Spain
Does Brose also offer voluntary internships?
We offer internships first and foremost to students whose study program includes a mandatory practical semester. However, a voluntary internship is also possible in principle.
How many hours per week can I work at Brose as a working student?
The desired number of hours is arranged on a case-by-case basis. The maximum number of weekly hours is generally 20. You can extend the number of hours you work to 40 hours per week during school holidays.
Does Brose offer summer/holiday jobs?
Yes, high school and college students can also assist us during their school breaks. Visit Training on our website for the latest information.