Alstom in Germany
In Germany, Alstom offers innovative solutions for sustainable mobility and is one of the leading suppliers of railway technology with metros, suburban trains, trams, regional trains, locomotives and signalling solutions. Our trains travel from Schleswig-Holstein to Bavaria.
More than 70% of high-speed trains running in Germany are equipped with Alstom’s ETCS signalling solutions. In Lower Saxony, Alstom is building the world's first fuel cell-powered, completely emission-free Cordia iLint regional train in series production. Alstom is Germany's only manufacturer of infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions to provide maintenance, service and modernisation of all mass transit trains for all manufacturers' series, as well as information systems.
Corporate social responsibility
Alstom Germany assumes its social, diversity and environmental responsibility by focusing on a sustainable corporate strategy along the complete value chain. Our corporate responsibility towards employees, society and the environment is a crucial part of every corporate decision.
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION & PRODUCTION
- energy saving lamps in all its locations
- videoconferencing system to avoid unnecessary travelling
LOCAL CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP
- support of a wide range of projects on education, culture and social issues
- co-operation with schools and universities(factory visits at production sites, “Girls’ & Boys‘ Day”)
WORKPLACE IMPROVEMENT AND EMPLOYEE DEVELOPMENT
- offer of a variety of professional programmes
- diversity as a main company goal targeting 2020 (signature of ‘Charter of Diversity‘ in Germany)
World-first: Automatic Train Operation for regional passenger trains to be tested in Germany
For the first time in the world, Alstom is testing highly automated regional trains in Lower Saxony/Germany as part of a research project starting in 2021. The legal and technical requirements for the use of highly automated trains in regional passenger operations will be tested until 2023.
Coradia iLint: innovation made in Germany; emission free regional train using hydrogen as the ideal alternative energy source in operation in Lower Saxony, Germany, since 2018.
Alstom‘s bestseller since 2000 in operation; availability higher than 97% per customer fleet; over 750 Coradia Lint diesel trains in service for DB and private operators in Germany, Denmark, the Netherlands and Canada (over 900 trains value of order).
More than 90% of the ETCS (European Train System)-equipped high-speed trains; equipment for 176 ICE high speed trains (ICE 1, ICE T and ICE 3 fleets) of DB with Atlas 200 signalling solution for ERTMS (European Rail Traffic Management System).
Since 2008 successfully in operation at 7 customers in Germany ; availability higher than 99% per customer fleet ; total fleet performs more than 35 mio. km per year.
Since 2005, successfully in operation at 7 customers in Sweden; availability higher than 99% per customer fleet.
Alstom‘s hybrid shunting locomotive reduces CO<sub>2</sub> emissions; up to 50%, while pollutant emissions overall are cut by up to 70% ; 14 Prima H3 hybrid locomotives in service for DB, Volkswagen, Audi, InfraLeuna, Metrans and MEG.
A transformational step for Alstom: completion of the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation
Alstom equips 13 freight locomotives of DB Cargo with the latest ETCS signalling standard
World's first hydrogen train Coradia iLint honoured
Cologne Public Transport Authority commissions Alstom and Kiepe Electric to supply 64 trams
Starting signal for first hydrogen filling station for passenger trains in Hesse
Alstom’s hydrogen train enters regular passenger service in Austria
Mastria: Mobility Orchestration in the digital age
European Commission clears Alstom’s acquisition of Bombardier Transportation
Working at Alstom in Germany
Alstom is committed to create a diverse & international working environment that reflects the future of our industry, our clients and end-users. As an employee, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to build your career and directly contribute to the expanding growth of the global transport industry.
Apprenticeship with Alstom - always a good idea!
You will hold your leaving certificate in your hand this summer? You are interested in technical or commercial matters? You are looking for a perfect career start? Then send your application to Alstom!
Alstom belongs to the leading manufacturers of railway technology in Germany and is the only group to offer maintenance, service and modernization under one roof.
Apply for your apprenticeship for the next training year from 1st July:
- Mechatronics technician
- Construction mechanic
- Industrial clerk
- Students in a joint practical training programme (mechanical engineering, electrical engineering)
An apprenticeship with Alstom benefits from long-lasting experience and is characterized by the highest quality standard! Practical and work-relevant transfer of knowledge is a matter of fact for us, with the opportunity for you to further develop internally or abroad. Become part of an international large group and benefit from competent trainers, comprehensive support and an apprenticeship pay according to collective wage agreements.
Have we sparked your interest? Then submit your application, including the following documents:
- Cover letter
- Curriculum vitae
- The last two certificates or the leaving certificate
- Further enclosures (internship certificates, etc.)
to: email@example.com (Subject: Application for apprenticeship)
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