Axpo is driven by a single purpose – to enable a sustainable future through innovative energy solutions. As Switzerland's largest producer of renewable and nuclear energy and an international leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power, we combine the experience and expertise of more than 5000 employees driven by a passion for innovation, collaboration and impactful change. Through cutting-edge technologies, we innovate to meet the evolving needs of our customers in over 30 countries across Europe, the US and Asia.

Your responsibilities

The KBR-A group of the Beznau nuclear power plant (KKB) is responsible for deterministic safety analysis and safety relevant design aspects of the nuclear island. In order to keep up with technological and regulatory developments safety analysis are revisited on a regular basis. The intern is expected to contribute to ongoing investigations and analysis, which are developed in a team effort.

Your profile

  • interest in thermohydraulics and thermodynamics
  • plant walkdowns (under supervision)
  • systematic work approach

We offer

You will have the opportunity to work alongside nuclear experts and apply your academic and research background in real industrial applications. In this project you will have the opportunity to work at the Beznau nuclear power plant (with 20% home-office option). The duration of the project is restricted to a 3-months summer internship.


Axpo Power AG offers 12 internship proposals for the Summer 2023.
Please, apply via email to Dr. Dionysios Chionis ( until 28.02.2023 by submitting:

  • your CV,
  • a short motivation letter,
  • your Master program grades (1st semester at EPFL), and
  • a list of the Axpo internship proposals that you are interested in.

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