Why did you choose AGRANA for your apprenticeship?
I imagined the school to be different and therefore I wanted to start an apprenticeship. AGRANA has a good reputation and is located near my hometown.
How did you apply for the internship? How was the application process set up?
I sent my CV to AGRANA, in spring 2013 I was invited to an apprentice test. The test included questions on general knowledge, mathematics and English. After that, I was informed that I had passed the test and was invited to a 2 day “test apprenticeship”. Then the apprenticeship contract was signed and I started the apprenticeship as Industrial Business Management Assistant on 1 August 2013.
Shortly describe a typical working day within your apprenticeship at AGRANA. What are your main tasks?
Currently I am employed in the purchasing department for shelves, order confirmations and correspondence.
What have you experienced so far? What kind of experiences have you able to have so far during your apprenticeship?
I have already learned how an ordering process works and I have already been introduced to AGRANAs goals and strategy.
What do you like best about your apprenticeship? What kind of experiences have you had already?
I like everything very much. The best thing is that every day is different and I can learn a lot – the variety is great.
Can you recommend AGRANA as an apprentice trainer?
Yes, because you can learn a lot and get an insight into many areas.
What advice would you give future apprentices coming to AGRANA?
It is important that you can convey the conviction of wanting to learn something and show interest in the activity.