Evonik traineeship participants in Essen
Evonik traineeship participants in Essen

Trainee Programs and Apprenticeships for Recent Graduates

Evonik is known for offering some of the best trainee programs and apprenticeships for young professionals and recent graduates in the chemical industry. Join the Evonik trainee programs in engineering, supply chain, marketing or procurement and jump-start your career!

Trainee programs & apprenticeships at Evonik

Ready to start an exciting career in a renowned international organization? A trainee program or an apprenticeship at Evonik is the ideal way to gain initial professional experience and actively shape your own career. In our apprenticeships, you will get to know our business units and sites and gain a comprehensive insight into the activities of a leading global specialty chemicals company.

We offer recent graduates trainee programs & apprenticeships in the areas of communications, IT, engineering, HR, controlling and finance, procurement, logistics, and research and development.

What does Evonik offer trainees & apprentices?

  • An exciting start to your career with great development opportunities.
  • Working with international vibrant teams.
  • Good salary and benefits. 

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Engineering & IT Trainee Programs & apprenticeships

Trainee programs & apprenticeships for engineers at Evonik prepare individuals for future roles of increasing responsibility and influence within the company, and many engineers who have started at Evonik through a trainee program or an apprenticeship have moved on to leadership roles. These programs aid in the general development of a variety of engineering skills, and often include rotation across departments or locations. 


If you're seeking a dynamic start to your career in supply chain, procurement, or environment, health & Safety (EHS), Evonik offers outstanding trainee programs globally, including rotation opportunities. We recruit recent graduates with bachelor's or master's degrees in various academic fields and provide them with the chance to gain hands-on experience in locations such as the United States, Germany, and various countries in Asia.

Administration, SALES & MARKETING TRAINEE PROGRAMS & apprenticeships

Sales and marketing roles are crucial in driving commercial success for Evonik. That's why we are constantly searching for young and talented individuals to join us as trainees or apprentices and potentially shape the future of these divisions. Evonik offers a variety of trainee programs for both existing employees and newly hired trainees, providing opportunities for hands-on experience and professional development.

Meet Current and Former Evonik Trainees