Renewables Graduate Programmes
Renewables Graduate Programmes

RWE Renewables

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
  • You have successfully completed your Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in the field of engineering or science (physics, geoscience, geoinformatics, environmental science, biological oceanography etc.)
  • Moreover, you score points with first working experience ideally in the field of renewable energy
  • Everyone can feel your enthusiasm for renewable energy and your desire to be an engaged part of the energy revolution
  • You convince us with your advanced reasoning skills for complex problem solving, combined with a strategic and forward-thinking mindset
  • Curiosity, openness towards change and the self-believe to question the status quo are the right words to describe you
  • You are motivated to take initiative and to promote your own ideas as well as concepts. Your degree of self-reliance is high
  • You are able to interact and connect in cross-cultural teams, with a sense for diversity and inclusion
  • You have fluent oral and written business English skills, other European languages are a welcome plus
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 1st September 2024 for Europe & US
1st March 2024 for Australia
Company RWE Renewables
Locations All global RWE Renewables locations

Application process

The dates below apply only for EU and US. Australia has its own dates, see job advertisement
Application phase from 15th November to 15th December 2023
Pre-selection phase (Online-Test) until 22nd December 2023
Interview Phase until mid of February 2024
Assessment Center invitation until end of February 2024
Assessment Centers (online)
until end of March 2024
Final selection & feedback by end of April 2024

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 RWE 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
  • A wide network of support

  • Excellent development and growth opportunities

  • Various networking and employee events

a.o. annual network meeting (click for further videos)

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