8 facts about internship and interns at Eesti Energia
Annually, about 200 interns undergo internship at the group. Since the group is engaged in various fields, and not only in Estonia, but also abroad, we have the opportunity to offer many students of higher and professional educational institutions to test the acquired knowledge in practice.
The average duration of the internship is two months, but in the field of information technology there is an opportunity of six-months internship.
In addition to the internship itself, we offer interns various lectures, learning tours and the opportunity to get acquainted with different areas of the group’s activity.
According to statistics, the average intern is 25 years old. Today our youngest intern is 17 years old, and the oldest, who came to electrician internship this year, is 59 years old.
You don't have to wait for the summer to become our intern – we accept interns all year round.
Eesti Energia is very interested in information technology students, as well as future engineers and analysts. We also make every effort to ensure that successful students (especially those who study in the following areas: automation, energy, mechanics, sales, information technology, economics) have the opportunity to undergo internship in our group.
Since last year, we have introduced a project-based practice. This means that we assign a group of students to perform various IT projects. Each group has a maximum of six people, and the groups are led by different E-LAB mentors.
According to statistics, 60% of interns are students of higher educational institutions and 40% of interns come to us from professional education centers.