Karolina Malmek

Time to apply for the trainee programme

The Swedish maritime industry join forces to put together the best trainee programme for newly graduated Naval Architects. The trainee programme involves different actors in the Swedish maritime industry; shipowners, shipyards and manufacturers, classification societies, authorities, designers and more. The application for 2019/2020 opens 15 December 2018 and close 31 January 2019. 

The trainee program is a collaboration between different actors within the Swedish maritime cluster. On behalf of the participating employers, Lighthouse is responsible for administration and programme management. 

Together the participating companies is offering the trainees a structured programme where they will rotate in three months periods at different hosts in order to maintain as broad experience and network as possible after completeness. The host companies gets to work with the trainee and at the same time participate in building the competence the whole industry needed to take the Swedish maritime industry to the next level. 

Do you want to be a trainee?

Are you a Naval Architect student, or recently graduated? Do you have good conversational skills in Swedish and excellent communications skills in English? Do you want to gain a broad understanding of the maritime industry? Do you want to establish a network within the different marine sectors? Are you interested in getting the best possibly start of your successful carrier in the maritime industry? Welcome to apply.

Read more about the application process at www.lighthouse.nu/en/trainee

Read an interview with a former trainee.
The trainee program brought Karolina to Korea.


Karolina Malmek is a former trainee and is now working as a Consultant Naval Architecture at SSPA.