Operations Graduate Program
Join the revolution.
At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide.
With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom dream up and deliver, better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions.
Wherever you join our crucial 47,000-strong Operations team, you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact. PMI’s shift from selling cigarettes to our new smoke-free products has changed the way we work. New products bring new challenges – in the way we source and buy raw materials, in the way we engineer and manufacture, and in our supply chain planning.
Learn about our Operations Business in a 12 month rotational program!
During your 12 month graduate program you will discover what Operations @ PMI is, and, you will develop your technical and leadership skills through rotational assignments in various departments.
The Program is designed to maximize your development and set you on the path to your long term career.
Who you are?
At PMI, we are looking for motivated individuals interested in pursuing their professional careers in an international environment. They are willing to influence their own development, and put their own ideas into practice.
You have an Engineering or Life sciences degree (university level or minimum HES) with max 1-2 years professional experience. You are curious, results-focused and willing to take risks. You have excellent communication skills in French and English (verbal and written) and have the ability to work in Switzerland (work permit).
Your program will start with a comprehensive onboarding, followed by rotational assignments through 2 or 3 Operations departments such as Quality, Engineering and Production. The objective of the graduate program is to give you a holistic understanding of the PMI Operations business.
You will have one dedicated Management Team member for coaching & continuous follow-up as well as a buddy to help you with your day-to-day questions. Your Personal Development Plan as well as a Formal Evaluation & Feedback after each assignment/project will help you to develop yourself throughout the graduate program.
At the end of the 12 month rotation, you will have the opportunity to grow into a position within PMI such as a Project Engineer, Production Supervisor or a QA Team Leader.
What we offer:
Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can:
• Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore
• Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong
• Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress
• Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers
Join us, take this opportunity and set the course for your professional future!