Graduate Opportunity

Operations Graduate


Save to shortlist
Shortlisted Apply now

The Role

3 extraordinary years – our Operations Graduate Programme will give you the training, project and line management experience to be part of the future leadership team of Chivas Brothers.

Over three exciting years, you’ll develop management skills, gain valuable experience and training across a variety of Operations Functions such as Distillation in whisky and gin, Maturation, Supply Chain, Engineering, Product Development, Bottling and Distribution.

Throughout the programme you will have exposure to a variety of projects and work experience such as:

  • Improving operational efficiencies of key assets such as a high-speed bottling lines or at a distillery.
  • Identifying opportunities to improve business processes.
  • Energy and Sustainability projects.
  • Project management.
  • Team leadership experience.
  • New product development.

All of this will be underpinned with a comprehensive training and development programme.

Location: Various locations across central Scotland and Northern Scotland

All about you

We are looking for Honours (or above) graduates in STEM and Supply Chain and Logistics subjects who are confident and self-assured in their abilities.

A positive, entrepreneurial, and enthusiastic attitude is essential. We need graduates who will be equally effective working as part of a team and working independently – so expect to take the initiative and make things happen under your own direction. On top of that you will have a passion to learn and be focused on a career in Operations or Engineering.

Industry experience and/or completion of an Industrial Placement will also be desirable, but not essential.

We’re committed to diversity and inclusion

People are at the heart of everything we do at Pernod Ricard and are the foundation of our collective spirit as ‘Créateurs de Convivialité’.

We promote diversity and inclusion throughout our business and supply chain. In our teams, we proactively foster a diverse work force and an inclusive culture – an environment where we can truly be ourselves. 

We will assess your application for this role based on your skills, experiences and achievements, not your gender, age, ethnic or educational background or any other such factors. Please feel free to leave these off your CV and application form if you so wish.

Similarly, if you would like to discuss opportunities for flexible working or require accommodations or support to complete our application process, please let us know.

Our mix of benefits

For your health, we offer private medical insurance, income protection and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

Our lifestyle benefits include 25 days’ annual holiday, your employee pension, share incentive plan, season ticket loans, payroll giving and more!

You can access lots of gifts & discounts, including an allowance each year to spend on our brands in our staff shop and employee discounts from a range of high street retailers.

We have regular events , employee-run networks, a culture of flexibility and trust and a variety of tools and resources to help you focus on your wellbeing and mental fitness.

We've signed the Gradcracker feedback pledge.

(This means that we will supply feedback if requested after an interview.)


This button will open a new tab and take you directly to the employer's website to apply.
Please remember, if asked, that you found this job on Gradcracker.
Save to shortlist

Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: January 15th, 2023
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Starting Salary: £28,000 moving to £30,000.00 in year 2 and onwards + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Dumbarton (Scotland)
    (Show map)

Preferred Disciplines...

  • Business
  • Chemical
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Environmental Science
  • Mechanical

Also Accepting...

  • All STEM disciplines

More on our Hub

Employee Profiles

View more »


View our blogs

Follow your favourite employers
Save jobs to your shortlist
Receive personalised alerts
Access our live webinars
Register now
Gradcracker and Cookies
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.
If you continue we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies from Gradcracker.
Learn more