Operations Graduate Program

Operations Graduate Program

Ready to shape the future of manufacturing & logistics?

A new era is here. Big data, automation and additive manufacturing will change the way we look at manufacturing completely. If you are up for the challenge of developing the next generation of production plants and want to be a part of the innovative world of Volvo Group, this is the graduate program for you!

Operations Graduate Program

The Program

During 15 intense and exciting months, the program will give you a holistic view of the Volvo Group’s global truck manufacturing organization. You will get to know our different brands and their plants and learn about our logistics organizations and activities. You will take a deep dive into some specific areas of our business such as manufacturing, health and safety, quality, and continuous improvements, while also learning about the end to end supply chain, aftermarket parts, and our remanufacturing operations. In parallel, you will grow as a person, through individual and team development sessions.

What we offer

What we offer

You will have a permanent position from day one, with a manager and mentor to support you. You will experience several “on-the-job” rotations and have the opportunity to work on real project assignments. In addition, you will join a number of learning modules where you get together with other program participants to take part in trainings and events designed to help you grow into your future career at the Volvo Group.

Operations Graduate Program

Do you have what it takes?

To qualify for the Volvo Group Operations Graduate Program you need:

  • A BSc or MSc in engineering science, computer science, electrical engineering or logistics.
  • Maximum two years of previous working experience, prior to or after graduation.
  • Solid English skills (some graduate positions will also acquire local language skills).
  • To be a communicative team player with the ambition to develop both yourself and the business that you are working in.
  • A valid work permit for the country to which you apply
  • A valid passport
Operations Graduate Program process

Are you ready to take the next step?

US positions are open now. Positions in Sweden, Belgium, Brazil will be open for application from December 2018 to January 2019.

Application and recruitment process

Apply online by posting your CV and a one-page cover letter in which you explain why you should be chosen. If you are interested in several positions or locations, you need to post more than one application.

1. Screening

We have an agile selection process, which means we will contact candidates throughout the whole advertising period.

2. First selection

If you are selected for the next step, you will be invited to a web-based interview.

3. Personal interview

A number of candidates will be interviewed by the hiring manager and an HR representative.

4. Assessment

Final candidates will be invited to a competency based interview, conduct a personality questionnaire and some ability tests.

5. Offer

Selected candidate will be offered the permanent position and start after summer. First common week  will take place in Sweden.

My Graduate Career

Emmy Wislander

What´s the best thing about being part of the Volvo Group? As an employee of the Volvo Group you will not only be surrounded by amazing people, you also have endless opportunities to work in different fields and with different tasks. When you ...

Alexander Svedulf

What´s the best thing about being part of the Volvo Group? To work with great colleagues, both in the team and with my peers, and the endless possibilities to solve problems, learn new things and improve the products and services we offer to our ...

Audur Bjarnadottir

What´s the best thing about being part of the Volvo Group? The diverse environment and all the amazing colleagues bring forward a culture that motivates people to grow and encourages team development and leadership. There are countless opportunities ...

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