If you are a recent graduate, how about jump-starting your Sappi career and joining our European Manufacturing Trainee Program?
Purpose of the job:
The two year European Manufacturing Trainee Programme has the purpose to grow our own manufacturing talents.
It consists of two or more multidisciplinary assignments which will be situated in two different paper production locations in Europe (Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Finland …). During each assignment you will be an integral part of a team/department, often involved in exciting projects.
In this program you will participate together with other trainees in several workshops. These workshops aim at enhancing your personal and interpersonal skills as well as giving you some foundational insights into how to lead people. You will also get presentations by all business directors. They will provide you with case studies to develop your Sappi Business Knowledge. Visits to our mills, sales offices, customers and suppliers also form an important part of our trainee program.
To support you, coaching will be provided on an organizational level as well as on an individual development level.
As a candidate European Manufacturing Trainee, you have at least a Master’s degree in Engineering (Paper, Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical).
Preferably you already have a first international experience or you’ve studied in multiple countries.
- You have a maximum of two years’ working experience
- You communicate fluently in English (both written and spoken) and speak at least one other European language, preferably German, otherwise Finnish or Dutch
- You have strong interpersonal skills and a talent for leadership
- You are driven and have a hands-on personality
- You have a large capacity to adapt quickly and are looking for new challenges
- You are flexible, mobile and willing to travel and work abroad (European Countries)
- You are attracted by a multicultural environment
And of course we count on your enthusiasm and eagerness to learn all about Sappi!
Sappi offers you a challenging position in our International Company combined with an interesting remuneration package. Sappi offers wide-ranging opportunities for highly motivated and committed people. We aim to provide our people with the opportunity to develop their talents and to grow to their full potential. In short.. Development will be on top of your agenda!
And … our trainees have a lot of fun!
How to apply?
Please apply via our Sappi career portal.
Contact in case of questions:
Edith Koole – People Development Manager - firstname.lastname@example.org
More information on: https://www.sappi.com/graduate-opportunities
Many thanks in advance for your interest in Sappi!