Operations Graduate

DS Smith Business Services
Torpoint, Cornwall
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a motivated, hardworking, graduate to join our Foam Products Team at Torpoint, Cornwall. We will offer you varied and interesting training where you will work closely with the Plant Manager, across a range of disciplines to include Engineering, Quality, Process and Production.

You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and, at the same time, gain invaluable experience of working in our sector. If you join us as a graduate, we will help you to thrive in your career. DS Smith will invest in your continued training and development, encouraging you to learn and develop throughout.

The role is designed to ensure that the first 2 years will be a base on which to learn all areas of the plant with a view to being capable of filling any one of a number of roles. It is anticipated that as the role grows you will begin to take the lead on projects and progress to management. DS Smith is 100% committed to the career development and growth of all their staff.

Key skills:-

  • A degree in Engineering would be preferable, but we will consider relevant design, materials and manufacturing graduates
  • Good organisational and leadership skills
  • A very 'hands on attitude’
  • A logical approach to problem solving
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to learn quickly

About DS Smith...

DS Smith is a leading supplier of recycled packaging, both within the UK market and throughout Europe. A FTSE 250 listed business with a turnover in excess of £4 billion. The organisation employs over 26,000 people worldwide & is continuing to grow both organically & through acquisition.

The benefits…

•25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

•Contributory pension

•Annual cycle to work scheme

•Childcare vouchers

•Paid Expenses

Application Process:

Please submit a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter, detailing a synopsis of your CV & summarising the key points of your experience that are relevant to the role for which you are applying.