April 29, 2019

JIG Station Sales Unit Romania

During the summer 2018 I had the opportunity to do an assignment abroad in Romania. Being born in Romania in 1989 but immigrating to Germany one year later, this assignment was also the first working experience in my ´home country`.
April 10, 2019

The UK experience – time went by too fast

Immediately after my first assignment, I got the chance to start my first assignment abroad to gain a broader knowledge in this topic. I received a project description, grabbed my slicker and took the next flight to London. For the next three months, Milton Keynes was considered my new home, a city 45 minutes north of London.
February 19, 2019

The Start of Something New

At the beginning of the Jungheinrich International Graduate Program, each new “JIG” starts their Jungheinrich career with two and a half weeks of introduction – the kick-off event.
January 6, 2019

Jungheinrich 4.0 – The Next Level of Digitalization

Cloud Computing, agile teams and challenging digitalization projects combined with the strength of a growing company environment – Welcome to the working life of a member of the Jungheinrich International Graduate (JIG) program with focus on information technology!
September 24, 2018

Networking is easy, especially if organised in a playful way.

A new class of JIGs just started their program in spring 2018. For the older JIG classes it was a great pleasure to welcome them at a networking event in the Jungheinrich headquarters in Hamburg. A couple of days ahead of the world cup in Russia only one activity fitted for a proper onboarding ...
February 9, 2018

Getting Ecuador & Peru on board – or: injecting the yellow blood

For the international placement in the program, I wanted to challenge and put myself outside of my comfort zone. For this reason, I grasped the unique opportunity to support the recently integrated sales unit in Santiago, Chile.
January 8, 2018

The Chile Assignment – an incredible and trembling experience

For the international placement in the program, I wanted to challenge and put myself outside of my comfort zone. For this reason, I grasped the unique opportunity to support the recently integrated sales unit in Santiago, Chile.
December 4, 2017

Meet our Graduates: Federico Digirolamo

With Jungheinrich I found a really well structured program with the aim to guarantee your growth...
November 1, 2017

ICOTEX – Startup Feeling in Houston

The last assignment of my JIG program led me to Houston, Texas. Jungheinrich is setting up a new factory for industrial components there as a part of a joint venture with MCFA (Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklifts America).
October 18, 2017

MOPO-Run – „1 Goal – 5 Persons – 25 Kilometers“

On the 08/30/2017 the two-days event „MOPO-Run” organized by the Hamburg company Morgenpost took place. The MOPO-Run is an exceptional, annual event where multiple companies from Hamburg compete against each other in a tough race (2.052 Teams and 10.260 runners).
September 21, 2017

Lessons Learned from a 2-years Learning Journey

For me, it all started in May 2015. I decided to embark on the JIG journey, not exactly knowing where it would take me. One of the main reasons for becoming a JIG was the growing and ever changing path of Jungheinrich.
March 3, 2017

Why a JIG, Jay Patel?

Jay Patel: The Jungheinrich International Graduate Program allowed me to gain a truly global experience in a wide variety of business areas.
January 14, 2017

Why a JIG, Martin Kopystecki?

Martin Kopystecki: The program is customized to your profile and needs. This will strongly influence your landing position after graduation which will be a perfect fit for your skills.
November 1, 2016

Why a JIG, Eike Schubert?

Eike Schubert: Jungheinrich came and offered me its 2-year JIG Program that represented a perfect opportunity to deepen my knowledge in this field, in an international environment.
October 16, 2016

Why a JIG, Hannes Kötter?

Hannes Kötter: I saw the chance to see the big picture of the company and to learn a lot while completing the international graduate Program.