Summer Internship 2018 - CSR Oslo

Hydro is a global aluminium company with production, sales and trading activities throughout the value chain, from bauxite, alumina and energy generation to the production of primary aluminium and rolled products as well as recycling. Based in Norway, the company has 13,000 employees involved in activities in more than 40 countries on all continents. Rooted in more than a century of experience in renewable energy production, technology development and progressive partnerships, Hydro is committed to strengthening the viability of the customers and communities we serve.

The Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) department is responsible for driving Hydro’s CSR agenda, managing and coordinating company policies and initiatives in the areas of human rights, ethics, and other society and community related issues. This corporate staff unit is dedicated to our strategic goal of going beyond compliance, making a positive difference.

As a student in Hydro, you take part in our joint efforts to create a more viable world where value creation, climate and energy go hand in hand; through continuous innovation, technological development and commercial skills, and by providing benefit to society through smart solutions in aluminum. It is an important social responsibility, and to us in Hydro also a business opportunity. Hydro has meant a difference for more than a hundred years, and together we will pave the way for another hundred years; only better, bigger and greener.

Area of Responsibility

Hydro’s CSR strategy focus’ on:

  • Demonstrating positive impact on the societies and communities where we operate
  • Ensuring our JVs and suppliers are managed responsibly
  • Strengthening Hydro’s competence and capacity to deliver our business and CSR goals

The right candidate will assist the CSR team in relevant tasks linked to implementing the CSR strategy, improving tools to measure results and provide benchmarking.

This is a very exciting opportunity to be introduced to, and help implement, Hydro’s CSR efforts, and to work with CSR in a company that has responsibility and sustainability at the top of the strategic agenda.


  • Minimum three years of completed studies in in economics, social science or engineering with documented focus on sustainability
  • Good academic results
  • Good communication and cooperation skills
  • Engagement through student activities is an advantage
  • Expereience with tools and methodology to measure project performance is an advantage

The Hydro Internship Program

Summer Internship in Hydro:

  • 8 weeks (mid. June to mid. August)
  • Theory into practice
  • Real tasks and challenges
  • Dedicated buddy/mentor
  • A taste of a potential career

Common program with all interns:

  • Two-day Introduction Program
  • Plant Visit / Excursion
  • Social Events
  • Group Case Assignment
  • Closing Event

Application Deadline: November 5th 2017

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Updated: September 22, 2017