Internship and work-study

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Because the renewable energy sector offers jobs of the future, EDF Renewables places young graduates at the heart of its employment policy, by offering internship and work-study offers. 

Supporting you in your training, learning your profession and offering you career opportunities is our responsibility and the role of our tutors who will be at your side to train you. 

Every year, we recruit many young graduates into our teams, so why not you?

Work-study: supporting you well is our winning bet!

As part of your work-study program, we offer you real, enriching missions that will allow you to put your theoretical learning into practice. 

Accompanied by an experienced tutor, you join a collective and contribute to the success of our projects. At EDF Renewables, work-study training is a preferred way of recruiting and transmitting know-how. Work-study training is excellent training that allows you to develop your professional and personal skills.

The internship: A real immersion experience

Each year, EDF Renewables offers you a variety of internship offers, from Bac to Bac +5. Internships last 3 to 6 months, in various fields, such as engineering, support functions, park development and many others!

We offer internships at our three main sites in France (Paris/La Défense; Montpellier and Colombiers). We also have opportunities for internship missions in technical professions, on our branches based throughout France near our wind farms and solar power plants.

Finally, every year we welcome more than 100 trainees from 3th, in order to help them in their orientation by presenting them with our sector of activity and our professions.


HappyIndex®Trainees France 2023
95% interns and work-study students recommend EDF Renewables in 2023 

(overall rating: 4.15/5)

*study conducted by ChooseMyCompany among interns, work-study students and VIEs at EDF Renewables in France in 2023.

How to join us?

We publish work-study and internship offers throughout the year with 2 major highlights, in April and October, where we offer numerous opportunities for 6-month internships, gap years or even work-study programs for 12 or 24 months. 

Subscribe to our email alerts to be notified as soon as an offer matches you. You can apply for the offer and our recruiters will get back to you very quickly. If the answer is positive, you will meet the recruiter and the manager for an interview, depending on the missions, tests may be required of you.

Did you know ? EDF Renouvelables provides educational communication tools for teachers and schools

VIE: A real springboard to start your international career!

You wish give an international dimension to your professional career and take on new challenges in a multicultural environment?

EDF Renewables offers you the possibility thanks to International Corporate Volunteering (VIE). If you are between 18 and 28 years old, speak English fluently and are French or a citizen of one of the member states of the European Economic Area, LIFE is yours!

As a volunteer you will be able to develop your professional skills, gain international experience while taking part in projects with high environmental and international challenges.



EDF Renewables and partnerships with schools

We attach particular importance to support the major schools in their educational program. Our employees intervene whether at recruitment fairs, forums or as teachers in numerous establishments in order to strengthen young people's learning about our technologies. We also provide support to the teaching teams of the major schools, particularly within the framework of scientific teaching programs (Chair, partnerships, etc.).

EDF Renewables - Japan



Since 2022, EDF Renewables has been developing offshore wind projects in Japan. 

The objective: to contribute to the country's energy transition.