- The cooperation of LG Energy Solution Wroclaw and Wroclaw University of Technology is an opportunity for the development of the entire electromobility sector in Poland.
- The agreement concerns, inter alia, implementation of projects of a scientific nature, conducting research and development activities as well as student internships and internships.
- Additionally, the agreement provides the possibility of co-creating curricula and taking patronage over selected fields of study.
Representatives of the Wroclaw University of Technology and LG emphasize that Poland has become the European leader in the production of lithium-ion batteries, in which LG Energy Solution Wroclaw, the largest producer in Europe, has a huge share. The great potential of the automotive industry was also noticed by the Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, which launched a new field of study at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering this academic year - Electromobility. The signatories of the agreement add that, seeing the potential of the currently conducted projects and research, a cooperation agreement was concluded, which will be valid for 5 years.
We have the latest technologies and we set trends in electromobility. This makes us an attractive partner. We are pleased with the cooperation we have established, because we will help in the training of qualified staff and increasing the skills of specialists educating in Wroclaw - Piotr Blachura, HR director at LG Energy Solution Wroclaw.
LG Energy Solution Wroclaw - Wroclaw University of Technology: research, internships and apprenticeships
Representatives of Wroclaw University of Science and Technology count on cooperation in the field of research, innovative projects and their subsequent implementation.
It is an opportunity for everyone, especially for Lower Silesia. Internships in the company will enable the development of students and good entry into the labor market in an advanced environment - prof. dr hab. Eng. Dariusz Łydżba, Vice-Rector for Cooperation at the Wroclaw University of Technology.
LG Energy Solution Wroclaw work and employment
LG Energy Solution Wroclaw is the largest European producer of lithium-ion batteries for electric cars. The plant operates in Biskupice Podgórne, south-west of Wroclaw. It covers an area of approximately 100 hectares and employs approximately 10,000 people, which means that it is one of the largest employers in the Wroclaw agglomeration.
- People interested in working for LG Energy Solution Wroclaw can visit the website lgensol.pl, apply for a selected position and wait for the recruiter's call.
LG Energy Solution Wroclaw (formerly LG Chem) is an investment worth over EUR 3 billion. Thanks to it, Poland is the largest exporter of car batteries in the European Union. Construction of the first and largest electric car battery factory in Europe began in 2016, and production started in 2017. Its customers include automotive brands such as Audi, BMW, Dacia, Fiat, Ford, Porsche and Volkswagen. Read also: 5 years of LG Energy Solution Wroclaw - the largest investment in the region.
LG emphasizes that their plant near Wroclaw is a unique place in terms of technology. The twin branches of the LG group operate in China, Korea and the United States.
The company also has technology centers in China, Germany and the United States, and a research and development center in Korea. In the USA, the LG group works closely with General Motors, with which it is building another factory of cells used in electric cars.