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Best Apprentice Award 2014

MAN young talents among the best in the Volkswagen Group

They are among the best vocational trainees in the Volkswagen Group: 43 young talents from 18 countries and 38 Group sites were awarded for their outstanding skills during vocational training on October 24. Four vocational trainees from MAN are among the winners of the Best Apprentice Award 2014.
We congratulate Robert Brucklachner, machinist (MAN Diesel & Turbo, Augsburg), Tim Clasen, machinist (MAN Diesel & Turbo, Oberhausen), Sandro Rabitsch, motor vehicle engineer for commercial vehicles and systems technician (MAN Truck & Bus, Villach, Austria) and Theresa Wolf, motor vehicle mechatronics technician (MAN Truck & Bus, Munich). The young talents delivered excellent performances and demonstrated outstanding skills during their vocational traineeships.

The Best Apprentice Award 2014 went to 11 women and 32 men from a total of 38 Group sites. As a thank you for their special dedication, the prizewinners were invited to spend several days in Germany and experience what the country has to offer.

The Volkswagen Group trains around 20,000 young men and women worldwide.

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