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Juniors at AIDA

Apply as a Future Talent and start at AIDA.

The well founded training of young employees is particularly important to us. On shore and on board our ships, we offer various programs to prepare you optimally for your career start.


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Check out our job search for our open positions for juniors and join our team. Since our jobs require knowledge of German, you will only find the open positions in our German job search.


Benefits for our junior programs


Sprache

Working in an international environment

Team

Unique team spirit through after-work events

Herz

Diverse corporate culture

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Valuable practical experience

Absolventenhut

Several trainings & education opportunities

Sparschwein

Discounts on board & ashore


Pupils

If you want to go full speed towards your dream job after graduating from school, you've come to the right place. We promote your strengths and interests right from the start.

Trainees at AIDA

Would you like to gain extensive practical experience in addition to well founded theory? Choose AIDA, go through different departments during your apprenticeship, take part in a wide range of training programs and take over your own projects.

Choose from the following apprenticeships:

  • Travel agent for private and business travel (m/f/d)
  • E-Commerce (m/f/d)
  • Event Organization (m/f/d) (offered every 3 years)
  • Office Management (m/f/d)
  • IT Specialist for System Integration (m/f/d)
  • Dialogue Marketing at the AIDA Customer Center (m/f/d)

Our open positions will be posted in August / September in the year before your apprenticeship starts.

Further information:

  • Duration of apprenticeship: 3 years / shortening possible
  • Start of apprenticeship: annually in September
  • Switching between AIDA and vocational school in Schmarl or Reutershagen (for IT specialists)
  • 26 days of vacation
  • Junior Trainings
  • Regular junior meetings
  • Fair takeover chances

Your application:

  • apply at best three quarters of a year to one year before the apprenticeship starts
  • the last certificate or half-year report is sufficient as a certificate

A dual study program at AIDA is the kickstart for your professional future. Gain valuable practical experience, look forward to exciting projects and benefit from the numerous training opportunities.

Choose from the following courses of study:

  • Business Administration in cooperation with HSBA in Hamburg (B.Sc.)
  • Business Informatics in cooperation with the Nordakademie in Elmshorn (B.Sc.)

Our open positions will be posted in autumn one year before the dual study program starts.

Further information:

  • Duration of study: 3 – 3.5 years depending on the course of study
  • Switching between practical phases at our company headquarters in Rostock and university (approx. 3 months)
  • 26 days of vacation
  • Guarantee of employment upon successful completion of studies

Your application:

  • apply at least three quarters of a year to one year before your studies start
  • the last certificate or half-year report is sufficient as a certificate

In cooperation with the University of Wismar, we offer committed high school graduates bachelor's programs with excellent career opportunities in the growth industry of cruises. Gain valuable experience on shore and on board and look forward to an unforgettable time.

Choose from the following courses of study:

  • Bachelor in Nautical Science (B.Sc.)
  • Bachelor in Marine Electrical Engineering (B.Sc.)
  • Bachelor in Marine Engineering (B.Sc.)

Our open positions are posted in autumn one year before your studies start.

Further information:

  • Duration of study: 4 - 5 years depending on the course of study
  • Switching between university and operations on board our ships
  • First year:  
    • Basic Safety Training                                                                   
    • Training trip on sail training ship                                               
    • First experiences on board our AIDA fleet                       
    • If applicable, basic metal training (for marine electrical engineering and marine engineering)                   
    • Afterwards start of studies at the University of Wismar
  • Further on-board operations during the course of studies
  • Additional training and further education opportunities
  • Support through a scholarship
  • Guarantee of employment upon successful completion of studies

Your application:

  • apply at least three quarters of a year to one year before your studies start
  • the last certificate or half-year report is sufficient as a certificate


Students

Are you in the middle of your studies and looking for a partner company to complete your compulsory internship? Or would you like to gain your first professional experience as a working student? We support you in your first steps into the professional world.

Students at AIDA

We are always on the lookout for talented and committed students who want to put their acquired knowledge into practice and make contacts. Become part of the AIDA family, support our team as a working student and gain valuable practical experience.

Further information:

  • Possible applications in various departments of the company
  • Hybrid working possible
  • Junior community with activities, junior regulars' table, etc.
  • Discounts in Rostock (job ticket, restaurant discounts, etc.)

At our company headquarters in Rostock or our location in Hamburg, enrolled students can gain their first practical experience in various departments as part of a six-month compulsory internship or a three-month voluntary internship and gain comprehensive insights into everyday working life. Whether in Marketing & Sales, Controlling & Finance, HR or other departments - interesting projects and one or two challenges await you.

Further information:

  • Remunerated internship
  • Proportionate vacation (20 days per year)
  • Exciting projects
  • Junior community with activities, junior regulars' table, etc.
  • Discounts in Rostock (job ticket, restaurant discounts, etc.)


Graduates

You have your degree and are ready for a new adventure? Then join our team, gain your first professional experience and grow beyond yourself!

Graduates/Management Trainees at AIDA

One year - two perspectives - endless experiences. You have completed your bachelor's degree and would like to gain practical experience as well as travel the world before your master's degree? Perfect! A gap year at AIDA Cruises is waiting for you. First, you will start at our company headquarters in Rostock. Depending on your specialization, you will get to know the corresponding department on shore and be optimally prepared for your position on board. Afterwards, you will go on board, where you will experience the AIDA working world as a crew member and explore the world along the way.

Choose from the following gap year programs:

  • On-board communication
  • Guest Service & Relation
  • HR Crew Management
  • Operative Hotel Controlling
  • Shore Excursions

Further information:

  • approx. 5-6 months in Rostock, then 4-5 months on board
  • Proportionate vacation (26 days per year)
  • Depending on the vacancy, a follow-up contract on board is possible

You have successfully completed your master's degree and are ready to start your career? Then join us and become a management trainee at AIDA! The individually tailored program prepares you optimally for a management career with us.

Further information:

  • Insights into various departments at our location in Rostock
  • Accompaniment by a mentor
  • Access to development training for managers
  • Exciting projects
  • 26 days of vacation


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