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  • #2 in R&D and manufacturing
  • > 100,000 employees

GSK Global Manufacturing & Supply (Engineering) Future Leaders Program 2020

Boronia, VIC

Help us engineer innovative ways to develop products, medicines and vaccines that help people do more, feel better, live longer.

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
$65,000 - $69,999

Application dates

Applications Open
1 Apr 2019
Applications Close
26 Apr 2019

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Graduation Results
65 - 74% WAM (Credit)
Accepting International Applications
Qualifications Accepted
Business Administration & Management
Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations

Are you a capable engineering graduate with the skills to develop robust, leading-edge manufacturing technologies? If so, you could help create the systems we need to make treatments that save lives. Help us engineer innovative ways to develop products, medicines and vaccines that help people do more, feel better, live longer.

Develop your leadership potential through our Future Leaders Program:

If you're a graduate with the talent and ambition to lead others, we'll help you develop the expertise to become one of our Future Leaders.

Over three years, our Future Leaders graduate program will challenge and support you to grow professionally and personally. You'll have three stretching rotations in business-critical roles within pharmaceutical supply. You'll improve your technical skills while gaining valuable leadership expertise. It all adds up to a role that's designed to transform talented engineers into key, senior figures. We are offering programs in the below engineering fields:

Automation Engineering

As an Automation Engineering graduate, you can expect to:

  • Introduce new digital technologies to transform our business
  • Maintain and troubleshoot site control systems
  • Manage automation projects, for example modification or improvement design, upgrading and installing control systems, ensuring that suppliers and site equipment comply with international standards
  • Testing and commissioning

Mechanical Engineering

As a Mechanical Engineering graduate, you can expect to:

  • Project manage new equipment from design, factory acceptance testing and installation to validation
  • Increase manufacturing efficiencies through improved safety systems, equipment performance and reliability
  • Provide day-to-day support for risk assessments, equipment issues and breakdowns
  • Work on energy management and sustainability
  • Manage multi-skilled engineering teams
  • Keep abreast of cutting-edge technologies in precision engineering

You'll be excited by the thought of:

  • Developing your skills in an industry that's making radical changes to the way it develops and manufactures products
  • Taking part in projects and prioritising tasks
  • Analysing information and reporting your findings
  • Building an understanding of the state-of-the-art technologies we use

You'll need:

  • To be able to commit to a January 2020 start date
  • A relevant engineering degree and strong technical skills
  • The ability to work with and build relationships with key stakeholders
  • To be a self-motivated and proactive graduate
  • The ability to adapt to change and stay focused under pressure
  • To be analytical and process driven
  • Excellent communication skills and a gift for solving problems
  • A genuine interest in the healthcare industry

Basic qualifications:

  • Fluent English (written and spoken)
  • Australia or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Flexibility in terms of location

Recent or expected graduates with an Engineering & Business/Commerce (or similar) degree with a strong interest in general management and the real potential to be a future leader of the business.

How do I apply?

Click Apply Now to submit your application today. Our robust recruitment process includes online application (including eligibility questionnaire), online testing, video job simulation, assessment centre and pre-employment screening. Please ensure you regularly check your inbox as all assessments will be directed to your nominated email account. Failure to complete an assessment within the provided time frame will result in an automatic withdrawal of your application.

Applications will close Friday 26th April 2019 at 12pm. Late submissions will not be accepted. It is expected that our Assessment Centres will run in early June 2019.