Sunlight Group participates at JobFair Xanthi and supports the professional future of young engineers10/05/2022
- The Xanthi branch of the Electrical Engineering STudents’ European assoCiation (EESTEC), with the support of Sunlight Group, organized in town a two-day career guidance event: JobFair Xanthi
- 120 students and graduates from universities in the wider Xanthi area attended the event, gathering valuable experience and insights for their future professional careers
Xanthi, 9 May 2022 – Sunlight Group Energy Storage Systems (Sunlight Group), technology company specializing in integrated and innovative energy storage solutions, sponsored the two-day career guidance event JobFair Xanthi, organized on 7 and 8 May 2022 by the local Xanthi committee of the Electrical Engineering STudents’ European assoCiation (EESTEC). The event was held in the building of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the Democritus University of Thrace.
EESTEC is a European, non-profit, organization of Electrical Engineering students from 48 Universities and 24 different countries across Europe. Its goal is to contribute to the personal and professional development of its members. The local Xanthi committee of EESTEC operates under the auspices of the Democritus University of Thrace and comprises about 50 members.
Sunlight Group empowers and invests in youth with specialized development programs, visits to its facilities, and other initiatives. In that context, Sunlight supported JobFair Xanthi as platinum sponsor, providing university students and graduates with career guidance and contributing to their faster transition from academia to the workplace.
Engineering students from polytechnic schools had the opportunity to meet Sunlight Group executives and learn about the company’s business activities. Sunlight representatives presented to the attending students the company, its facilities and products, as well as the job opportunities it offers. In addition, they elaborated on the profile of candidates the company is seeking, conducted interviews and one-to-one meetings with participants, and gathered CVs. The proceedings of the event also included trainings in soft skills, workshops, and CV-creating seminars.
Sunlight Group’s participation at this year’s JobFair Xanthi is part of the company’s mission to empower youth and become a source of knowledge, helping develop well-qualified executives that meet the increased needs of the business world in knowledge and skills.
Commenting on the Job Fair Xanthi, Mr. Vassilis Gavroglou, Sunlight Group’s HR Executive Director, stated: “We’re really excited to welcome students from polytechnic schools and members of EESTEC Xanthi to our Sunlight booth. One of our main goals is to empower youth and support the professional growth of future executives. Which is why we make the most of such opportunities to bring together students and graduates with Sunlight Group, a rapidly growing technology company with international experience and orientation. Which is why we actively support the bridging of academic studies with business needs, and the development of relevant skills. First and foremost, because we are seeking to employ skilled executives ourselves, especially from the local communities in which we operate.”