BDR Thermea Group is a world leading manufacturer and distributor of smart climate and sanitary hot water solutions. The Group operates in more than 82 countries worldwide, employing around 6,500 people across Europe.
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BDR Thermea Group is a global company with local market-leading trade brands. Our focus is on the needs of installers and end users, which differ by market sector and by country. The Group has a top market position in key European countries and strong positions in Turkey, Russia, United States and China.
We are now recruiting Graduates who are looking for an international learning experience in our Group Technology Function. This covers Research & Development, Innovation, Quality, Operations, Procurement, Project Management and New Product Development. At this time we have places in our Research & Development and Quality disciplines in our European Business units. In addition, you will have the opportunity to experience all of the other functions at our Head Office, in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.
Ultimately you may obtain a role within our business and this will be achieved via a combination of learning opportunities including, mentoring, face to face, and on the job learning methods. Please note the location of any permanent roles at the end of the programme will be based at one of the BDRT European business units.
Key Aspects of the Graduate Programme include
A tailored one year programme complementing your skills and career aspirations
Varied assignments, goal orientated learning points and a management opportunity
Rotational business unit related work experiences across European business units
Coaching, development and e learning opportunities
Allocation of a mentor to support you on your successful BDR Thermea Group journey
A real opportunity to be part of our Business and contribute from day one
What we look for in Graduates
Minimum Masters/Bachelor degree or equivalent within Engineering or the Sciences
Excellent written / verbal communication skills in English, good numerical reasoning ability
A high level of IT literacy including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Ability to work effectively in a team or as an individual
Being adaptable to change where needed and able to influence at all levels
A strong work ethic coupled with enthusiasm and a proactive approach to achievement
A natural curiosity and desire to improve and innovate
A person who enters new and different situations /cultures with many more questions than answers, assumptions and presumptions
Mobile and willing to work and travel across Europe
Able to work in the European Union without restrictions
You will receive a basic salary, in line with local payscales, along with relevant terms and conditions as applicable e.g. pension scheme, holidays, etc. You will be provided with accommodation, travel and expenses during placements.
Graduate Application Process
For further information regarding the contents of this function, please contact Sophie Schellevis , at +31 (0)74-246 92 10. Your application with a resume, can be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Graduate Start Date
Our projected started date is mid September – 1 October 2017 latest.
Rotational Working Locations: Europe wide for first year then APELDOORN – NL, MERTZWILLER – FR, BASSANO DEL GRAPPA – IT
Competitive starting package + other benefits incl 25 days holiday entitlement