Graduate Management Trainee

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Contract type
Fixed term
24 Months
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
North Of England
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
June 2024
Summary of vacancy

Are you a  Graduate looking to launch your career in a diverse and innovative organisation that is key to the UK’s transition towards net zero?


We are looking for the future leaders of the resources industry, with a fast-track management scheme that will equip you with the skills to succeed.


When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role.We  work to  deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for  waste management, working with a wide range of local authorities and businesses across the UK across a national network of different processing and treatment facilities.. It’s a sector that’s not only constantly evolving, but full of rich career opportunities for people looking to make a difference. We’re looking for well-rounded, driven individuals who will spend time across different operational roles within the business.  

About the Role

  • Role starts in SEPTEMBER 2024
  • There is travel expected in this role and nights away from home - around the North East  - You are provided with a company car. or car allowance
  • Role is offered on a 24 month basis - incorporating 6 x 3-4 month work placements. These may be in any of the region detailed above.
  • In the North region we have a wide variety of business areas that you will be working within in order to gain a comprehensive understanding of how SUEZ works within the waste management sector. This will include Industrial and Commercial (I&C), Municipal and PFI. 
  • £27,560 + Company Car / Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
  • You must have the right to work in the UK.
About the role

What will you be doing?

  • You will be working within the Operations Team in the North Region (M62 to Scottish Borders) , undertaking a 24 month work rotation with 6 x 3-4 month placements.
  • Throughout these diverse assignments you will learn about different teams and roles; you will also be given individual support from a holistic support network (a HR contact, your mentor and your line manager).
  • This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your knowledge and competency in the waste industry and join our talent pipeline of SUEZ future leaders. 

*** Internal title - Business Management Graduate ***

What are the Requirements?

  • Graduated within the last 3 years 
  • The programme is directed towards graduates with a minimum 2:1 degree.
  • We are interested in those who have studied business management, science & technology,  environmental studies, sustainability, waste management, or a similar field.
  • Full UK driving license 
  • Willing to travel within the regions detailed above - and also to spend some nights away from home. 
  • Willing to relocate within the North East region - if not already located here.
  • Ideally you will already have some work experience through an industrial placement or summer placement to underpin your exceptional academic record.
  • The will to succeed and to progress. 
  • You must have strong written and oral communication skills 
  • A keen eye for detail. 
  • Excellent commercial and financial acumen 
  • Formidable leadership qualities. 

Employees are encouraged to develop their skills and talents to enable them to progress within the company and reach their full potential.  This is a structured programme designed to develop your skills and career, while allowing for individual mentoring and support as well as the flexibility to specialise in areas of interest. We have an in-house training team with an extensive training catalogue, as well as regular reviews and a structured personal development plan.

If you’ve got what it takes to join us in the resource revolution, apply today.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world.  With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services. 

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.    

*No agencies please* 

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.