Renewables Graduate Programmes
Renewables Graduate Programmes

RWE Renewables

RWE Renewables Graduate Programme

Developing young professionals to meet the future demands of our business!

RWE Renewables is a growing business in a rapidly evolving industry. Developing the right people to address not only today’s challenges but to be prepared to meet the business requirements of the future, will be key for our success.

The Renewables International Graduate Programme is the career entry point for qualified international graduates. In our 18-month programme, you will build professional experience, bring your knowledge into projects and actively shape the energy turnaround with us. This programme has a clear focus on Renewables Business with a view on the whole value chain of RWE Renewables. 

RWE Renewables is looking for you as young professionals with the right skills and mindset to drive our business across the organization in the near future.

Key Facts

Durations 18 months
  • A successfully completed Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in the field of science (physics, geoscience, geoinformatics, environmental science etc.) or engineering
  • First working experience particularly in the field of renewable energy advantageous
  • Passion for renewable energy and the desire to be an active part of the energy revolution 
  • Excellent analytical skills for complex problem solving, combined with a strategic and forward-thinking mindset
  • Curiosity, openness towards change and the courage to question the status quo 
  • Motivation to take initiative, to drive your own ideas and concepts as well as a high degree of self-reliance 
  • Self-starter with the ability to interact and connect in cross-cultural teams, with a sense for diversity and inclusion 
  • Business fluent oral and written English skills
Number of rotations You will take part in 3 rotations in various functions of the organisation with the following options:
  • Different technologies (Onshore/Offshore, Solar etc.)
  • Management support function (e .g. Commercial, Strategy, Controlling, Finance)
  • Another department of the value chain (Development, Engineering, Construction, Operations, Commercial)
  • International rotation for max. 6 months
How the programme will look like - the process at a glance
Start of programme 01. September 2023
Company RWE Renewables GmbH
Locations All global RWE Renewables locations

Application process

Application phase from 1st November to 15th December 2022
Pre-selection phase (Online-Test) until 31th December 2022
Interview Phase until end of January 2023
Assessment Center invitation until end of February 2023
Assessment Centers (online)
beginning of March until Mid-April
Final selection & feedback by end of April 2023

Learning, support and development

All Training courses are seen as development journeys

Additionally we focus on supporting our graduates on self-organized work in two different ways.

Why choose us?

RWE Renewables – A globally leading renewables player with an attractive growth platform. We grow our renewables portfolio by 2-3 GW p.a. in the most attractive markets globally.

The RWE Renewables Graduate Programme is unique as it allows you to rotate through every company within Renewables so you gain a broad and wide-ranging understanding of the renewables business from many different perspectives. Opportunities are far-reaching as you will have access to senior mentors throughout the entire business. Within the program you can also choose your rotations. This gives you the opportunity to find out which renewable area you enjoy most. At the same time, we allow you to live and work abroad, expand your intercultural skills and build up an internal global network.

What we offer

  • A wide network of support
  • Excellent development and growth opportunities
  • Various networking and employee events
  • Sports and social clubs
  • Free parking
  • Attractive pensions scheme

  • A wide network of support

  • Excellent development and growth opportunities

  • Various networking and employee events

  • Sports and social clubs

  • Free parking

  • Attractive pensions scheme

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