Summer Internship 2018 - Finance Sunndal

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.

In Sunndal, Hydro owns and operates the largest and one of the most modern primary aluminium plants in Europe. Our main products are extrusion ingots and primary foundry alloys which are used extensively in for example the car manufacturing industry. In addition to value added aluminium production, Sunndal is also one of our research and development hubs with extensive expertise in casthouse operations. 

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

You will get to work closely with the Casthouse and Finance management at the plant.

Main task: Further develop and improve dynamic models for product profitability for casthouse products, including optimalization of metal quality and operating capital employment. Develop practical model to be used on a continious/daily basis.


  • Minimum three years of completed engineering studies (various)
  • Good academic results
  • Preferably engagement through student activities
  • Strong communication and cooperation skills
  • Curious and result oriented attitude
  • Fluent in English

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

Join us. Make your talent count. Renew the future.

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Updated: September 22, 2017