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2021 Engineering Supply Graduate Programme

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Diageo graduates have the best of all worlds. Our hands-on, accelerated learning programmes are perfect for people who are curious and have a willingness to learn. If you want to gain depth and breadth of a supply organisation through cross functional experiences to set you up for a career to be proud of, you’re in the right place.

Take our Engineering Supply Graduate Programme. Based in Scotland, this three year programme has an exciting workplace learning approach and that means you will spend your days right at the heart of an enormous global operation. We take this seriously, so we’ll take your future seriously.

Who are we?

Diageo is one of the world’s leading producers of premium drinks. We have an outstanding collection of over 200 brands, old and new, large and small, global and local – that are enjoyed in more than 180 countries around the world.

27,775 people work for Diageo and over half of them are in our Supply organisation. It’s an intricate and sophisticated operation that’s the product of logistical, manufacturing and technical collaborations all around the world. Join this programme and you’ll receive an exhilarating varied experience.

Celebrating our inclusive and diverse culture is core to our purpose which values everybody irrespective of background, disability, religion, gender identity, sexuality or ethnicity. We know that for our business to thrive, we depend on having diverse talent with a range of backgrounds, skills and capabilities in each of the 180 countries in which we operate and to reflect our broad consumer base. We view diversity as one of the key enablers that helps our business to grow and our values, purpose and standards set the conditions for us to respect the unique contribution each person brings.

How does the programme work?

In the Engineering team you’ll work at the heart of an enormous global manufacturing operation where you will get the chance to work on industry leading technology and, of course, help us shape the future! As an Engineer in our talented team you’ll play a pivotal role in ensuring the delivery of efficient and effective maintenance and repair, problem solving and improvement of assets and their availability across sites.

Over the three year rotation programme, you’ll have an opportunity to gain experience in exciting specialisms within Engineering and develop leadership skills. Your gather insights from the wider business with development into Global Brand Manufacturing for one of your rotations, giving you depth and breadth of experience across the business.

Development will happen through a combination of formal training, mentoring and coaching from respected colleagues and, most importantly, real world, on-the-job experience. From the start you’ll be working on projects that will develop your skill set. You’ll be able to make a real contribution to the business while building a global network of relationships that will support your career, both now and long into the future.

There may be the opportunity to relocate to another exciting part of our organization within Europe either during or after the program, should you wish to.

Who are we looking for?

On the qualification side, you’ll need to have obtained or be expecting to obtain an academic degree in an Engineering discipline and be graduating in 2021 or within the last 5 years.

You must have fluency in English and although the roles are based in Scotland we welcome applications from all who wish to relocate and join the heart of our Supply organisation.

But character is everything. You’ll need to be a curious, flexible, self-motivated team-player who loves to turn ideas into action and someone who shows integrity, respect for others and, above all, a passion for learning something new every day.

We have a number of graduate opportunities across the business. For the best chance of being successful we recommend applying for one programme. Applications are on a rolling process and we will close roles when we find our graduates for September 2021, here’s hoping it’s you!

What are the rewards

We offer rewarding salaries for our graduates along with an industry leading benefits package. With everything you can learn here, and the long-term opportunities we have to offer, the Engineering Supply Graduate Programme could just be the best decision you’ve ever made!