Leybold Flex-Trainee Program

Get started in the dynamic world of vacuum technique! - Seize the opportunity to gain international experience and to develop an overarching network!

The program itself is rather flexible. Within a period of 24 months, you will be able to work in various departments at our location in Cologne as well as other locations worldwide. You have the opportunity to shape your professional development with us according to your own competencies and ideas - no matter whether you are interested in a general program or would like to prepare for a special position. You decide whether you are interested in a cross-departmental and cross-topic assignment or a focused assignment within a specific field.


  • Research & Development
  • IT
  • Product Management/ Marketing
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • And many more!


  • A practice-oriented entry into professional live
  • Systematic training and further education with a great deal of freedom of decision and regularly feedback by tutors and mentors
  • Plenty of creative scope and the opportunity to contribute your own ideas
  • Opportunity for further development with international job prospects through the Atlas Copco Internal Job Market
  • Attractive salary and additional benefits
  • Canteen and medical service


  • Successful Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in one of the following courses: Business Informatics, Physics, Mathematics, Information Science, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or similar
  • First practical experience in an industrial setting desirable
  • Enjoy working on projects and initial experience
  • Hands-on mentality and entrepreneurship
  • Commitment, drive and passion
  • Pleasure in dealing with people and international cooperation
  • Communication- and implementation strength
  • Good self-management skills
  • Open mindset and curiosity
  • Agility and enjoyment of working in an dynamic workplace
  • Very good written and spoken English skills



Seize the opportunity as a "Flex" Trainee to gain international experience and build a comprehensive network! We are looking forward to your application.