Students & University Graduates

Gain practical experience with us

At GF, you are at the right place for the practical part of your studies or for kick-starting your career. Whether you are an intern, a Masters graduate or at the beginning of your career, we will involve you in exciting projects right from the outset, give you responsibility and develop your future career prospects.

Students & University Graduates

Events & university collaborations

Events

Event Location Date
Polymesse Zurich (CH) 4 - 6 April 2017 
Sprungbrett-Event Schaffhausen (CH) 7 April 2017 
Sprungbrett Talent-Apero BE Bern (CH) 24 April 2017 
Maschinenbautag HTWG Constance (DE) 19 April 2017 
Connect HTWG Constance (DE) 17 May 2017 

Flagship events & collaborations

Collaboration with ETH

GF is supporting the Swissloop project of the ETH Zurich

The Swissloop team of ETH Zurich is building a transportation pod for the Hyperloop project put forward by Elon Musk. GF Automotive, a division of GF, is supporting the team as main sponsor as well as in developing and manufacturing a lightweight aluminum component of the pod's chassis. In August of 2017, an expert jury assembled by SpaceX, will decide who will gain admission to the testing circuit in California. More information on the project is available at www.gfau.com.

Sprungbrett-Event Schaffhausen

Review Sprungbrett-Event 2016

GF is proud to be the main sponsor of the Sprungbrett-Event Schaffhausen, which gives students an opportunity to get to know the city of Schaffhausen and its employers. During event, the students learn more about working at GF and get the opportunity to have a look at our production facilities. Read more

Special opportunities for students & university graduates

Internships

Internships

Is theory alone not sufficient for you and do you now want to gain practical experience? We have many exciting opportunities available. Read more

Thesis

Thesis

Is the end of your studies getting closer and are you looking for an appealing topic for your final project at an interesting company? You’ve found it! Read more

GF Automotive: Foundry Scholarship

GF Automotive: Foundry Scholarship

If you study or want to study in the field of foundry processes or raw materials, then why not get in contact with us! We support apprentices in these fields for the duration of the standard study period financially and professionally. Read more

GF Machining Solutions: Graduate Talent Program

GF Machining Solutions: Graduate Talent Program

GF Machining Solutions offers an 18-month, paid graduate program. Your journey will take you to various locations to experience different business units including Sales, R&D, Operations, Marketing, Finance and Customer Services. The objective of the program is to prepare you for an international position upon successful completion. Read more

Direct entry

If you are interested in directly joining GF after graduation, please visit our list of vacancies.