Trainee program

Discover our two-year trainee programs, which prepare you for a management or specialist career position in production or project management at GF Casting Solutions.

Discover your opportunities at GF and start your professional career as a trainee

Are you enthusiastic about future technologies and sustainability?

Each year, GF Casting Solutions offers two-year trainee programs, which are carried out at our locations in Herzogenburg (AT), Altenmarkt (AT), Leipzig (DE) and Pitesti (RO). Our goal is to prepare you for a management or specialist career position in production and / or project management in our company. The program will be individually tailored to you and will help you to gain insights into different stations of the company. 

Our offer

  • excellent customized training with a focus on production
  • outstanding mentoring throughout the entire program
  • a secure job with corresponding career opportunities
  • a high degree of personal responsibility
  • an interesting position in an international environment
  • the opportunity to get to know international production sites and their cultures
  • possibility to participate in the company's own health promotion program



GF Casting Solutions Altenmarkt GmbH & Co. KG was founded in 1972 and taken over by GF Casting Solutions in 1999. With around 490 employees, the company is a significant regional employer in the light metal high-pressure die casting segment in Austria.


GF Casting Solutions Herzogenburg HPDC, consits of a team of around 600 employees focusing on light and complex light metal castings mostly for the automotive industry.


Since 1995, GF Casting Solutions Leipzig runs the foundry that is home to Europe’s largest moulding box for machine-moulded iron castings. There are about 255 employees producing large and heavy castings components with a production capacity of 60,000 tons/ year.


The GF Casting Solutions S.R.L. includes two foundries in Romania – one in Pitesti and one in Scornicesti. The foundries are specialized in the aluminum high-pressure die-casting with a strong focus on the later machining of the castings. The team consists of around 450 employees.

Staying abroad

A longer stay abroad is an integral part of this program and enables you to work on major international projects. Novazzano in Switzerland, Meco eckel in Germany, and Suzhou and Kunshan located in China, are acting as a rotation sites.


GF in Novazzano is a precision casting specialist and advanced technology provider in the area of high temperature resistant engines and turbines and manufacturer of cast components made of superalloys for the global aerospace and industrial gas turbine market as well as a variety of industrial applications.

GF meco eckel

GF meco eckel specializes in the development and production of system solutions using high-pressure die-casting and permanent die-casting technology for the automobile industry. Our customers include all major automobile manufacturers and their foundries as well as the high-pressure die-casting foundries of GF Casting Solutions.


The core activities of the iron casting plant in Kunshan are the production and machining of lightweight solutions in iron sandcasting. In addition to the foundry, an in-house R&D department for Asia allows high-level customer support and stable production processes. Our customers are international car and truck manufacturers as well as technology companies manufacturing various industrial applications.


The core activities of GF Casting Solutions Suzhou Co. Ltd are the production, machining and assembly of aluminum and magnesium lightweight solutions with the high-pressure die-casting process. Our customers are international car manufacturers and specialists in industrial engineering.