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Open internship application

Are you a student and are you looking for an interesting internship or graduation project? Have you looked at our current internships but do they not match your wishes or background? If so, send us an open internship application.

  • Netherlands, Nationwide
  • Internship
  • Master  | Bachelor  | Intermediate

Resume and Letter of Motivation

Rijk Zwaan has opportunities for students with different study backgrounds. Since new internships and graduation projects are regularly released on our website it is recommended to frequently check our current internships. 
If these internships do not fit your expectations you can send us an open internship application. Clearly state why you would like to work at Rijk Zwaan and what type of internship you are looking for.  

Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?

In De Lier, nearby Delft, you can find the headquarters of Rijk Zwaan, an international family company with a people-oriented culture. Rijk Zwaan is right at the start of the food chain. We develop vegetable varieties and sell the seeds produced from them globally to growers and other chain partners. From our strategic position we contribute to the world food supply. Everything we do is about healthy growth. The growth of natural and healthy products that we export around the world. The growth of our company, which currently employs over 3.600 people in more than 30 countries. And above all the growth of our people: we give you every opportunity to use your own initiative and achieve your full potential.


We would like to receive your resume and letter of motivation via this website. Simply click on ‘Apply now’ to apply directly. Please note that we cannot take care of an open internship application without a resume and letter of motivation (include the preferred start date, days per week and duration of the internship in your letter of motivation) We like to treat your application carefully, this may take some time. If we see opportunities, we will arrange an interview for you with an internship supervisor. We will also discuss your internship allowance during this interview. 
  • Phone interview
  • Two face to face interviews
  • Terms of employment interview
  • Assessment
  • A permanent contract from the start!
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Emma van der Lans
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