Trainees and dual-study programs
at HIGHVOLT in Dresden

Take your first step with us!

Your time at school is coming to an end – what are you going to do now? Are you looking for the right start in your professional life? Then you will be in the right place if you come to us. We set great store by good training. All HIGHVOLT trainees are part of our operational processes and will have the opportunity to take on new responsibilities.

We offer apprenticeships for the following state-recognized professions:

Cooperative engineering training and qualification

This cooperative program aims to combine technical occupational training for a mechatronics technician with a bachelor degree in mechatronics or electrical engineering. In around 4 ½ years qualified applicants can obtain an occupational degree from the Chamber of Industry and Commerce and a Bachelor degree in Engineering (B. Eng.). Advantages for you as a trainee/student lie in the optimal combination of actual practice and theory with excellent job opportunities and outstanding career opportunities.

Our company offers the cooperative engineering training and qualification with the following course of studies:

Electrical engineering


  • University-acceptance certificate (preferably advanced placement for mathematics and physics)
  • Interest in technology
  • Good knowledge of English

For further information on the cooperative engineering training and qualification, please click here:

Studies at University of Cooperative Education, Minor electrical engineering (University BA-Bautzen)

The degree programs at the University of Cooperative Education are a real alternative to traditional university studies. You will have most attractive career opportunities due to a fast-track into professional practice. As BA students you work hard on completing the three-year training program. During practical training you complete different assignments and projects in various departments, e.g., high voltage technology, power electronics, electrical measurement, or test bay and service, both independently and in a team.


  • Good Abitur (A-level) results or very good entrance qualification for technical college
  • Good grades in mathematics and physics
  • A good technical understanding
  • Interest in economic relationships and electrical engineering
  • Good knowledge of English

Please click here for currently vacant practical training or student placements.

If you are interested in an apprenticeship or a dual-study program, please contact:

HIGHVOLT Prüftechnik Dresden GmbH
Human Resources
Marie-Curie-Straße 10
01139 Dresden

Julia Mönnich

Phone +49 351 8425 817