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At the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (HZG), we consider high-quality vocational training and the promotion of young professionals to be very important. At our locations in Geesthacht and Teltow (near Berlin), we offer apprenticeships in a total of eleven commercial and industrial/technical professions and a dual course of study. Whether you are interested in becoming a bio-laboratory technician, an industrial mechanic, a draughtsman/woman, or an industrial clerk – you choose which job best suits your skills and interests.

HZG has been providing vocational training for over 40 years now, and we have gained a great deal of experience in the process. In the past ten years alone, more than 150 young people have undergone their vocational training at HZG.

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You’ve completed school successfully and are looking for an interesting career opportunity? Thanks to the numerous professions represented at HZG, we offer a wide range of apprenticeships in science, administration, and technology.

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Visit our HZG Instagram channel to find posts about what it is like to train here. Search for the hashtag #AusbildungHZG.
There, we will introduce you to the different professions we offer apprenticeships in and we will take you on a journey into our everyday life. You are welcome to visit us at: www.instagram.com/hzg_de

For information on vocational training, please get in touch with Ms Anja Badura, Human Resources Development in the Human Resources Management unit:

Anja Badura

Training and Professional Development

Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-1709

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