2015/2016 Nestlé Graduate Development Programme for South Africans

Closing Date:  15 October 2014

Job Description : Engineering Graduate Trainee(
Job Number: 140005UR)
Ref no: 140005UR

Primary Location: South Africa-Gauteng-Johannesburg

Job: Human Resources

Organization: Nestle (SA) Pty Ltd

Schedule: Full-time

The Nestlé Graduate Development Programme (GDP) is a highly sought after programme that sees in excess of 6000 applications per year.  Graduates are taken through a 24-month rotational development programme that provides an introduction to the working world of Nestlé, as well as a strong foundation for further development.
  • You should be willing to take on these challenges and contribute from day one.
  • In the program, you’ll typically work at two factories across South Africa where you’ll apply your skills within teams responsible for a variety of areas such as improving equipment reliability, optimisation of infrastructure and industrial services, or commissioning of new plants and technologies.
  • You’ll learn how to handle complex issues, make crucial decisions, and manage large and varied projects.
  • You  are encouraged to develop your skills and career through different engineering positions within our factories – opening up possibilities for you even to branch out into broader technical management roles.
Key Requirements:
·          An accredited BSc/BT Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
·          Must be Computer Literate (MS Office)
·          Over 65% academic average
·          Shows a drive to achieve ambitious performance objectives and quality standards
·          Willing  to take every opportunity to learn and grow
·          South African Citizen or Permanent Residency in RSA
Behavioral Competencies:
·          Results focus
·          Know yourself
·          Proactive cooperation
·          Initiative
·          Approachability
·          Resilience
·          Quality Focus
Preference will be given to candidates from the previously disadvantaged designated group.  People with disabilities are welcome to apply.
If you are interested please apply on our careers website (www.nestle.co.za/careers) and attach an updated copy of your CV, ID and academic transcripts.

Should you not receive a response within 2 months from the date of your application please consider your application as unsuccessful.
All applications MUST quote the reference number stated above.



2 responses to “2015/2016 Nestlé Graduate Development Programme for South Africans”

  1. oyefemi oyenike rhoda Avatar

    Good job you’re doing here. i would like to know about nestle internships I’m Nigerian and graduate of Nutrition and dietetics. Thanks

  2. mohau chele Avatar
    mohau chele

    good day to you all, I,ve finished my S4 in Analytical chemistry at VUT. And looking forward to any assistance in securing an Internship. thank you.

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