Interning at TechnoAlpin

TechnoAlpin employs numerous Interns annually to work in its different departments. We currently have eleven highly-motivated young men and women working for us. We asked a few of them to give us an insight into their experiences.

Filippo Fontanazzi, 24, Research & Development

What are your tasks?

My main task is to test and update the spare part manuals for the snow guns. Thanks to my contribution, finding spare parts is made easier.

What made you decide to do an internship at TechnoAlpin?

First of all, I was really interested in finding out how snow guns work and the technology behind these machines. Apart from that, I wanted to see how such a large and important company operates in general and how it is managed.

What do you like most about the company?

What I like the most is how TechnoAlpin became the market leader for snow-making systems in such a short time. I also like the fact that the company is always on the lookout for new ideas and technologies and is therefore constantly growing.

Could you imagine working at TechnoAlpin in the future?

I would really like to work at TechnoAlpin because there is a great working environment and international feel for employees. This gives someone like me the opportunity to continuously progress in their working life.

Manuela Rier, 22, Marketing EmiControls

What are your tasks?

My main tasks include updating and managing our homepage, as well as looking after the social media accounts. I also carry out market research and market analysis. Additionally, there are other tasks such as optimizing search results or editing and translating different documents.

What made you decide to do an internship at TechnoAlpin (EmiControls)?

The main reason I applied was the size of the company and its worldwide presence. I get the chance to gain insights into the worldwide market for emission and firefighting machines. Since I study languages, I can really make the most of how international the company is.

What do you like most about the company?

I am really impressed by the innovative thinking at the company, which is reflected primarily in the products it manufactures.

Could you imagine working at TechnoAlpin (EmiControls) in the future?

Definitely! Mainly thanks to its international presence. Alongside this I can use my language knowledge in real life situations. On top of that, fire and dust control is a really interesting topic where there are always challenges.

Philipp Rassele, 22, Software Engineering

What are your tasks?

My main task is systems configuration. Alongside that I do other tasks such as translating user manuals.

What made you decide to do an internship at TechnoAlpin?

I was already here last summer. Back then I had only positive experiences, which led me to reapply. I really enjoy the work, mainly because it is so varied. What’s more, this type of internship really helps to drive forward my studies.

What do you like most about the company?

I really like coming to work because there is a great working environment. Even as an intern you are well received and integrated into the team, which means work is really enjoyable.

Could you imagine working at TechnoAlpin in the future?

I haven’t really had any serious thoughts about my future just yet since I am still studying. That being said, TechnoAlpin would be a wonderful company in which to start my career.

Christian Felder, 21, Marketing

What are your tasks?

My tasks are very varied. I have written different texts for various magazines, translated texts or updated the Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for the website so that TechnoAlpin is right at the top in search engines.

What made you decide to do an internship at TechnoAlpin?

For me, TechnoAlpin is a local company with an international outlook and is continuously developing. This was a big factor when deciding to apply. Also, marketing is an area which I am really interested in.

What do you like most about the company?

You really notice how the company is constantly growing. Furthermore, the working environment is fantastic. You happily come to work since you are well received by everyone and instantly integrated.

Could you imagine working at TechnoAlpin in the future?

Absolutely! You really feel good here. In my opinion, marketing plays an important role in a company of this size and can make all the difference. Snow-making systems are also really interesting, especially since I love to be on the slopes.

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