Trainee - Global Trainee Program Human Resources (M/F/D)

Req ID:  422

Company: TRATON SE 
Location: Munich (SE) 
Job start date: 09/01/2023 
Functional area: Human Resources                                                                                           
Career level: Graduate 



With its brands Scania, MAN, Volkswagen Truck & Bus and Navistar, TRATON Group is one of the world’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers. Its offering comprises light-duty commercial vehicles, trucks, and buses. Diversity & Inclusion is big part of our identity therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnic or national origin, gender, gender identity, religion, views, age, disability, sexual orientation, skin color, political views, social background, or any other characteristics protected by law.



Do you want to be part of something bigger? Join our strong HR team and our TRATON Global Trainee Program starting September 1st, 2023. During the 15 months journey you will get insights into the diverse fields of HR in an international Group.


/ Duration 15 months including several job rotations within the TRATON Holding but also to other brands of the TRATON GROUP (at least one rotation abroad to Södertälje/Sweden, Chicago/USA or Resende/Brazil)
/ Common Onboarding week in Sweden and regular virtual meetings and graduation with all Trainees from the TRATON GROUP brands
/ Insights into various HR areas e.g., HR Operational Business, HR Projects, HR Talent Management, Company Services
/ A Mentor from our HR Team will support you during your whole program 


/ Contribution to group-wide international HR-initiatives e.g., develop the collaboration culture in the newly built matrix organization, rotate talent in our brands, support the establishment of new legal entities worldwide etc.
/ Project work in a variety of HR topics such as Talent Management, HR Digitalization (e.g., implementation of SAP Success Factors) and HR process management & improvements
/ Support our TRATON Holding HR team in its versatile areas of responsibility, such as recruiting, talent management, HR controlling, compensation & benefits, company services and employer branding


/ Successfully completed Master’s degree with excellent academic performance, e.g. Human Resources Management, Business Administration, International Management, Business Psychology or similar 
/ International experience and willingness to travel and live abroad
/ Excellent English skills (spoken and written), German, Swedish and/or Portuguese is an advantage but not a must
/ You share TRATON’s values, and you are a team player with strong communication and intercultural collaboration skills and have an open and positive personality


/ We offer a competitive salary package according to IG Metal and Electro collective bargain incl. Christmas and vacation allowance
/ We provide attractive corporate benefits e.g., favorable VW leasing conditions, MVV Job Ticket, discounted Urban Sports membership
/ We give you time to recover: 34 days of holidays + additional closing days between Christmas and New Year
/ We support your personnel development supported by individual personnel development budget
/ We ensure good and flexible working conditions (work abroad, work remote)


At TRATON, you are an important part of something bigger. Joining us means gaining access to the ins and outs of the entire transportation industry. As part of a global team of industry experts, you get to think bigger, experience more, and reach further. Being bigger also means being stronger. Together with our brands, we have the collective power to transform the transportation. 

Even if you do not fully meet our ideal profile, we look forward to receiving your full application including your CV, cover letter, references, salary expectations and earliest entry date.




Harry Weller



Hiring Manager: 

Alexandra Lust