For Students

KIRCHHOFF Automotive is family-owned company that is determined to provide outstanding opportunities for students enrolled in a college or university. Our primary aim is to help students gain invaluable work experience. The scope of employment opportunities include: remunerated internships, co-operative placements and post-graduate work opportunities.

We strive to deliver exceptional learning avenues for students in areas such as Engineering, Finance, Human Resources, Logistics and IT. Our vision is to provide students with hands-on experience which allows them to apply their newly gained knowledge into their class-room environments.

At KIRCHHOFF Automotive students acquire meaningful work experience, real-world learning and above all; a chance to work with some of the best minds in the automotive industry.

For Graduates

KIRCHHOFF Automotive provides exciting opportunities for recent graduates to hone their skills and become leaders within the industry.

We offer a mosaic of career opportunities to recent graduates within our global markets. Successful candidates will work along-side knowledgeable employees gain first-hand experience. Our aim is to ensure that candidates are fully engaged with the organizational goals whilst ensuring adequate professional growth within the organization.

The program is constructed upon the notion of allowing recent graduates to gain a fundamental insight into the automotive world and grasp an understanding of the various disciplines that contribute towards our success. At KIRCHHOFF Automotive we focus on building great leaders, exceptional teams and a truly cross-functional organization.

Partnerships with advanced technical colleges and universities

In the area of research & development the cooperation based on partnership with advanced technical colleges and universities has proven effective. Science and economy together can make a big difference. We have realized numerous projects successfully with German universities and advanced technical colleges.

Our worldwide locations also use the expertise of lecturers and students. In China, we work closely with the professorship for automotive lightweight construction at Tongji University in Shanghai. In North America we cooperate with the University of Toronto, the Queen’s University, and Ryerson University. In Poland we carry out R&D activities with the Wroclaw University of Technology (Politechnika Wroclawska) and with the AGH University of Science and Technology Krakow (Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza Kraków). We also collaborate with the Institute for Ferrous Metallurgy Gliwice (Instytut Metalurgii Żelaza) and the Institute of Welding Gliwice (Instytut Spawalnictwa).

  • Lukas

    “What I especially like at KIRCHHOFF Automotive is the interaction between the different locations.”

    Lukas, intern at the logistic department