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As a graduate, you will be hired as a permanent employee from day one and participate in our competence program for new graduates. You will become part of a global company with many business areas, which provides you with excellent career opportunities within the company. At Hydro, we have a culture based on collaboration, diversity, inclusion, and belonging, and we want you to feel at home here.

We are looking for talents in engineering, project management, finance, and technology. The purpose of our Graduate Program is to give you a strong start in the job market.

Our Graduate Program equips you with the necessary skills to excel in your role and build a long-lasting career at Hydro. Throughout the program, you will be exposed to various parts of the organization. This will help you build networks, develop new skills and competencies, and most importantly, shape your own career path.

At Hydro, we value diverse perspectives to solve our tasks, which means your opinion is highly regarded. All graduates at Hydro will have different tasks and responsibilities, and you will have the opportunity to influence your own career path with support and guidance from experienced colleagues. The goal of the program is not to make all participants the same but rather to further develop employees' strengths and skills.

The Graduates of Hydro 2023

Some key elements of your structured onboarding during the initial 12 months are: 

  • Thorough introduction program and follow-up   
  • Onboarding sessions as well as local trainings and seminars 
  • Social and professional gatherings with involvement from management in Hydro   
  • Dedicated buddy/mentor throughout the program 
  • Unique opportunity to build network and social ties across the organization  

Who are we looking for?     

 We believe that you should be curious, driven by continuous learning and development, and be motivated by understanding and developing our business in collaboration with others.   

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How to apply?

Our graduate positions are published on and Facebook in September each year. Once the application deadline has passed, we will review all applications carefully. After the evaluation process is completed, qualified candidates will be invited to complete the following steps in the recruitment process:

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Please note that we also have positions for recent graduates that are not advertised as part of our Graduate Program. We therefore encourage you to follow announcements on If you do not find any suitable positions, you can subscribe to vacancies to be notified as soon as a suitable opportunity arises.

Why build a career with Hydro? 

Hydro is a global aluminium and renewable energy company based in Norway, rooted in more than a century of experience in technology and innovation.  
Towards 2025, our ambition is to strengthen our position as a leading supplier of low-carbon aluminium and to grow in renewable energies.  
Hydro is one company that truly can contribute to the green change, would you like to join us on the journey?  

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