Students & Graduates
Our goal is to become Europe’s most modern naval company. In order to achieve that goal we need to foster young talent and teach the craftsmanship of shipbuilding to future generations of employees. The know-how and variety of experts at thyssenkrupp Marine Systems makes us an excellent company for students and graduates to learn the basis of naval technology, specialize in their specific field and become a part of our innovative teams - shaping the future of shipbuilding.
Within our teams we value diversity. We do not choose students and graduates based on grades alone: Technical enthusiasm, values and character are what makes you the perfect candidate to start at thyssenkrupp Marine Systems. We especially encourage girls and young women to join our teams.
Your school years are nearly over, and you now want to start planning your future career? At thyssenkrupp Marine Systems, we have a wide variety of training programs for school graduates – covering both industry and commerce. You can choose between a traditional vocational training and a combined study program, which you can attend in conjunction with our partner universities.
An overview of our current training professions:
Electronics technician for industrial engineering
Construction mechanics in the fields of
Metal and shipbuilding technology
Cutting machine operators in the fields of
Management assistants for office management
Not yet really sure which career would suit you best? We offer you the chance to take a student placement before you finish school – offering you an opportunity to experience our company and the world of work at first hand.
During your studies, thyssenkrupp Marine Systems helps you to extend your theoretical knowledge with practical experience. You can learn the ropes at TKMS during an internship or for your final piece of practical coursework. And we'll get to know you, too. After all: talent is always wanted. This is also why we provide scholarships to foster high potentials.
University students can also find interesting offers with the thyssenkrupp group on the corporate website.
On our way to become the most modern naval company in Europe, our crew is most important. That's why we continuously invest in young talent. Peter is a dual student at thyssenkrupp Marine Systems. He shares his experience at the shipyard in Kiel: "The support you receive, when you are enthusiastic about technology and innovation, is incredible!“
University Graduates: Ready to kickstart your career?
Our internationally-oriented trainee programs provide comprehensive preparation for your future career at thyssenkrupp Marine Systems. Anyone eager to put their theoretical knowledge to use in real projects as soon as possible can also be assigned to one of our project teams and will rapidly take on responsibilities. In either case, you can look forward to new and interesting challenges.