FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

This page contains answers to frequently asked questions. Please take a look at the list of questions below and see if they answer your query.

How do I apply?

You have to follow the links under the "apply-banner". You are welcome to apply for more than one position if you find it relevant for your background and education. If you are unsure please send an e-mail til maritimtrainee@menon.no.

 

I have not yet obtained a master’s degree. I am in the middle of my studies. Would it be possible to apply for this program later?

The program aims to recruite candidates every year usually in the fall. In 2017 the application deadline is 1st of December. For most positions you will begin as a trainee in the fall 2018. 

 

I have not yet obtained a master’s degree. I am in the middle of my studies. Would it be possible to apply for this program later?

As long as you have finished your master degree before the program commences you are welcome to apply to the program. Maritime Trainee will be conducted annually starting in August each year. 

 

I am not a recent graduate – I have several years working experience. Can I apply for the program anyway?

You will not be a relevant candidate for the trainee program if you have more than two years working experience after studies. Feel free to check out the websites of our participating companies for other job possibilities.

 

A combination of my studies is quite untraditional and I wonder if that would be relevant for Maritime Trainee.

Different companies require different background/competence. Carefully read description of a position and look if there is something that matches your background.

 

When can I expect to hear from you whether I am an interesting candidate or not?

We start the evaluation of all candidates after the deadline. We aim to provide a feedback of status for everyone in janurary at the latest.