Students

Students

Students Are Our Link to the Future.

We actively invest in the future of the business and the communities that we are a part of. We sponsor initiatives such as high-school programs that encourage the pursuit of STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), job shadowing, internships, undergraduate courses and more.

EN - Careers - Join Us - Students - You can find details of the various programmes on offer below

Programs by Region

STEM in the Classroom

Our employees assist local elementary school teachers with STEM-related (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities designed to pique student interests and strengthen their involvement in STEM

  • Location: Lexington, South Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: Lexington elementary school students in participating classrooms

 

Midlands Reading Consortium

Employees assist local elementary school teachers with reading activities designed to increase the literacy skills of students.

  • Location: Lexington, South Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: Lexington elementary school students in participating classrooms

 

Job Shadowing

Employees' children are invited to spend a day at the office/plant where they learn about the products we make, tour the facilities and meet a range of different professionals.

  • Location: Lexington, South Carolina, USA

 

High School

Lexington High School (Co-Op)

Technology students gain school credit and work experience by working with seasoned professionals at Prysmian for one semester.

  • Location: Lexington, South Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: Technology students currently enrolled at Lexington High School
  • When does the program take place? September to May
  • How to Apply: Interested candidates should visit the school career center at http://www.lexington1.net/academics/work-based-learning/internships

 

Due West, SC Robotics

Staff at our Abbeville, SC location participates in a robotics team with local high school students and attend competitions.

  • Location: Abbeville, South Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: Students in participating classrooms
  • When does the programme take place? Year-round, with the state competition in the spring
  • How to Participate: Interested candidates should visit their school career centre. More information is also available here: http://duewestrobotics.org/about.html

 

Rocky Mount Prep Internship Program

High School Juniors take part in a 16-18 week internship (totalling 32 hours) for school credit.

  • Location: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: Rocky Mount Prep Juniors
  • How to Participate: Interested candidates should visit the school’s career centre - http://rmprep.org/             

 

College

University of South Carolina (USC) Internship Program

Students are assigned an internship project during the semester to gain first-hand knowledge and experience of the work environment.

  • Location: Lexington, South Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: University of South Carolina Students
  • When does the program take place? September to May
  • How to Apply: Stop by our booth at the USC Career Fair or visit http://www.sc.edu/career/internshipscoops.html

 

Georgia Institute of Technology & Clemson University Co-Op/Internship Program

Students are assigned an internship project during the semester to gain first-hand industry experience. Co-op students may earn school credits.

  • Location: Abbeville, South Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: GA Tech and Clemson Engineering Students
  • When does the program take place? September to May
  • How to participate: Interested candidates should visit their school’s career centre or for more information. GA Tech students can visit http://career.gatech.edu/ and Clemson students can visit http://career.clemson.edu/cooperative_education/ 

 

Pennsylvania State University Internship Program

Students are assigned an internship project during the semester that may count for school credit.

  • Location: Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Eligibility: Penn State Engineering Students
  • When does the program take place? September to May
  • How to Participate: Interested candidates should contact their school career center or visit http://www.engr.psu.edu/career/Students/coopintern/creditoptions/courses.aspx

 

University of South Carolina Collaboration

USC professors and their students work with an assigned department to address specific projects and challenges.

  • Location: Lexington, South Carolina, USA
  • Eligibility: USC Students in participating courses

Internship Program
A one-year internship program. Students will be assigned a mentor to foster their professional growth and are expected to present a project at the end of the program. The standard internship includes a scholarship (depending on the student’s level of English) and a minimum of six-hour workdays.

  • Location: Prysmian Denmark A/S (Albertslund, Denmark), Rybinskelekrokabel (Rybinsk, Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia), Draka Keila Cables (Keila, Estonia), Prysmian Finland (Pikkala, Oulu)
  • Eligibility: Bocconi Bachelor of Science students (starting from the end of their second year), Bocconi Master of Science students (starting from the end of their first year) and Graduates (within 12 months of graduation)
  • How to Apply: Interested candidates click here or visit http://www.ttu.ee/en/?id=99374

France Apprenticeship Program
Around 50 apprentices from across the country will be assigned a tutor and given the chance to develop their skills in an industry setting.

  • Location: All Prysmian Group plants in France
  • Eligibility: French students doing secondary school diplomas, second-year technical or university degrees, masters degrees or attending engineering schools
  • How to Apply: Interested candidates should email [email protected]

Spain Internship Program
Students complete a year in either a business or engineering role.                

  • Location: All Prysmian Group plants in Spain
  • Eligibility: Students of business or engineering schools that offer a placement year as part of their degree course.
  • How to Apply: Interested candidates should email [email protected]

High School Co-operation
A dual training model allows students to work with seasoned professionals (over either six months or a year) to gain school credits and experience.

  • Location: All Prysmian Group plants in Spain
  • Eligibility: Students currently enrolled in a high school program
  • How to Apply: Interested candidates should contact their school career center

Italy Internship Program
The internship program is an opportunity to work side by side with talented professionals of different functions. 

  • Location: Milan, Italy HQ
  • Eligibility: Students currently enrolled at university or recent graduates.
  • How to Apply: though our Prysmian Group LinkedIn Page

Long-Term Internship Program
Students receive extensive experience across relevant departments, with particular insight into processes.

  • Location: Mudanya and Istanbul
  • Eligibility: University students
  • How to Apply: Interested candidates should email [email protected] with their CV

Apprenticeship Program
Apprenticeships are for a minimum of two years. Apprentices will continue their studies with local colleges one day a week in order to gain both practical and theoretical qualifications.

  • Location: UK-wide
  • Eligibility: Previously enrolled school/college students, with the minimum qualifications for the level of apprenticeship
  • How to Apply: Interested candidates should email their CV and covering letter to [email protected]

Placement Student Program (Internship)
Students complete a year in either a business or engineering role. They gain experience by learning on the job and take on more responsibility as the year progresses.

  • Location: UK-wide
  • Eligibility: Students taking a placement year as part of their degree course