innogy is open to refugees.


Refugees need support on their way to employment in their new environment – we understand that. So we offer them professional qualifications. And quality is always a priority for us. Tell us about yourself and your experience to date and together we will find the job that is right for you.

What we want

Diversity, innovation and passion are very important to us at innogy. For that reason, we have a dedicated team to support you as a refugee in finding the career path that is best suited to your needs and abilities. All you need to get started is a bit of courage. Let us develop ideas and break new ground together. Learn more about our values

Who we are looking for

Do you want to make a difference with your skills at innogy and kick-start your career in Germany? Then please apply! Regardless, whether you are an engineer, IT specialist, hospitality expert or whether you are simply good with numbers. At innogy, we can offer you the support you need at every entry level. We will help you master the challenges you may encounter along the way and work together with you on your long-term integration into the world of work in Germany. Let’s find out together which career path is the best one for you. Register with innogy’s StarterPool and we will contact you.

What we have achieved to date

Already, more than 200 refugees have taken their first steps into the German job market with us. A lot of them took part in our chance2start programme. Many have stayed. We are delighted about that. 

Currently, 33 refugees are in apprenticeships at innogy. Many of them prepared for their formal training by taking part in our I can do it! Programme first. In total, more than 100 refugees have completed work experience in various divisions or work in course-related roles as working students at innogy.

Watch the video below to learn more about the individual experiences of participants in our programmes:


Help us write our success story – here's how:

chance2start – entry programme for refugees with an academic degree

Are you well-qualified, have a least B2-level German, hold an academic degree and have already gained some professional experience? Then our “chance2start” entry programme could be right for you.

It runs for 12 twelve months and as a participant you will have a 12-month temporary contract. 

Through our support programme we provide a personal mentor and you will take part in a professional language course. Job coaching will help you integrate into the job market for the long term. 

Please register with our StarterPool and we will send you more details on how to apply for the programme.

chance2explore – for everyone who is not yet completely sure which route

You have not decided yet which career path is the right one for you? We are more than happy to give you some personal advice. Contact us to discuss if a career with innogy would be suitable for you. You can find our contact details here. To start your career at innogy you need to have at least B2-level German. 

innogy’s StarterPool – for potential candidates who want to receive information about suitable positions from us

Do you already know that innogy is the right choice for you? Do you have at least B2-level German? If the answer to both questions is yes, please register with our StarterPool and we will get in touch.

Please also have a look at our job ads. If you see anything that you are interested in, please contact us. We are happy to help you with your application.


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