Interested in applying your talents to solve complex challenges that will save lives? Ready for an innovative and meaningful career? Then there’s never been a better time to join the team at Edwards Lifesciences. We’re currently expanding and seeking the best and the brightest talent from around the globe. Be inspired by our credo, and share in our quest to have a lasting impact on the world.

HR Trainee

The purpose of the internship role is to support HR team on specifically defined HR areas as well as enable internship or working experience for student/fresh graduate of HR field of study.

The aim is to provide opportunity to support and gain experience in variable HR processes, such as administration, learning & development, recruitment, benefits, as well as project delivery.

Main activities:

HR Trainee will be involved in the following activities and projects:


  • Administrative support – e.g. preparation of personal files, different agreements, onboarding folders, collection of documents

Employee Programs:

  • Provide support to local Wellness Program:Identify new opportunities and relationships with vendors
  • Organize logistics for local events
  • Prepare communication & campaigns on events
  • Prepare inputs for reports, designing surveys

Provide support to local Benefits Program:

  • Prepare communication & campaigns
  • Run statistics

Project Work:

  • Contribute to various HR projects and initiatives in relation to local Prague HR Strategy & priorities

Training & Development:

  • Organization & logistics of planned local training events and language courses

Employer Branding:

  • Contribute to preparation for job fairs and other employer branding activities, events
  • Internship coordination


  • Invoice coding for Prague
  • Prepare and keep updated office layout for team distributions

Required Education/Skills/Experience

  • Ability to read, write and speak English and Czech required
  • Proven expertise in MS Office Suite
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills
  • Advanced organizational & event management skills
  • Ability to prioritize and work in fast paced environment

Additional information:

  • The role is open to students and/or fresh graduates of HR field of study
  • Preferably full time, or minimum 0,8 FTE or combined based on university schedule
  • Fixed-term contract, initially for 6 months

Additionally we offer:

  • Challenging opportunity to work for a global leader in patient-focused medical innovations
  • Truly international dynamic and friendly work environment, we use English on a daily basis
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • Employer committed to reduce its environmental impacts
  • Brand new offices in Prague city center, you can find us in Karlín area
  • Various employee groups - network of women, charity, employee events
  • Benefits package
  • Flexible working hours, home office
  • Sick days, sick leave compensation
  • Meal vouchers, flexible benefit budget - Cafeteria
  • Comprehensive Wellness program – on site gym, lectured sports lessons, massages, refreshments in the office, preventive and educational events, volunteering and charity activities and much more
    The benefits are regulated by an internal policy which contains the full details regarding the entitlement and conditions for the benefits.

Information about position

Edwards Lifesciences AG, organizační složka
Pernerova 697/35, Praha – Karlín
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Advanced), Czech (Advanced)
Benefits: Notebook, Flexible start/end of working hours, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Contribution to sport / culture / leisure, Individual schedules of working hours
Listed in: Administration, Human resources, Pharmaceutical, Administration, HR Specialist, HR Generalist
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work, part-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Limited (temporary)
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Trainee programs, also suitable for graduates.

Edwards Lifesciences AG, organizační složka, Alexandra Bozinovova