- FAQ Students
What is the prerequisite for a student trainee task?
We are in search of personalities, who are motivated and willing to implement their commitment into the WITRON Group. Prerequisite for an employment as a student trainee is that you are registered at a university and that you have no additional occupation.
How many hours do I have to work as a student trainee?
Student trainees work a max. of 20 hours per week. However, there is the possibility to work full time during the semester break.
Will practical trainings / final thesis, and student trainee works be compensated?
Yes, all student commitments will of course be compensated. Practical training and final thesis will be compensated with a monthly fixed amount, compensation for student trainee work will be done on an hourly rate.
- FAQ applications
Should I apply by mail or online?
Both is possible and either type of application will be treated the same way. Basically, we prefer to receive your applications online. For this, only use our online form. This way the applicant can save money on the postage and we help the environment.
In which format and size should the application be sent?
We can only process documents with the following formats:
- pdf (Portable Document Format for Acrobat Reader)
- doc or docx (MS-Word documents)
Ideally, use PDF format to create your documents.
Kindly limit your file size to a max. of 10 MB per document.
May I send an unsolicited resume?
Yes, of course. We always look forward to qualified applicants. To ensure a fast processing of your application, briefly explain in a letter your professional focal points as well as the intended field(s) of application within the WITRON Group.
Suitable applications will be forwarded to the respective department which will then make the final decision. If there is currently no suitable position, we will keep potentially matching profiles in our applicant database. Your profile will be compared with every future vacant position and you will be contacted in case of an opening that matched your profile. Of course, you have the right to request the deletion of your data at any time.
How and when will WITRON contact me?
You will immediately receive an arrival notice of your application. Depending on how you sent your application, we will contact you immediately either by regular mail or email.
How long does the application process take?
We always try to make the application process as fast as possible. However, it may be possible that there will be several weeks between the dispatch of the arrival notice and the invitation to an interview or a rejection letter. We thank you for your patience.
What is WITRON's e-Recruiting System?
In WITRON's e-Recruiting System, you will find all current job advertisements of the WITRON Group. If you visit the site for the first time, you can create an applicant profile in just a few minutes. Later on, you can login into your cockpit with your email address and the saved password and maintain your data on your own. With the creation of a job subscription, you will automatically be informed in case of new job advertisements at the WITRON Group.
How does the online application work?
To apply for a job, just click directly on the field "online application" in the job advertisement. You will then be forwarded to the application form. Once you have entered your contact data, you can upload all documents and attachments (ideally as PDF format) and send us the application.
What should I do, if I forgot my password?
Use the link "forgot password" to receive a new password. Use your registered email address at login and click on the respective field.
Will my data be treated confidentially?
Of course, your data will be treated strictly confidential. Kindly refer to our Data Privacy Statement for further details and the duration of data storage. You have to confirm notice of these statements before you can send an application via the WITRON e-Recruiting System.