Hanson Australia profile banner profile banner

Graduate Management Trainee - Environmental

Where talent thrives

At Hanson we help to build the infrastructure of communities by working with and being part of them. When you join Hanson, you are choosing to be part of these communities and to work alongside some of the industry's best people. By choosing Hanson, you will be part of one of the world's leading manufacturers of construction materials with around 53,000 employees in over 50 countries under the HeidelbergCement Group umbrella.

Sustainability is an integral part of our business strategy. Environmental responsibility is at the heart of everything we do. We have set ourselves the goal of being the industry leader on the path to carbon neutrality. The Sustainability Commitments 2030 are the cornerstone of our sustainability strategy. The principles of our Sustainability Commitments 2030 include reducing our ecological footprint through significantly reducing our CO2 footprint, water consumption at all our sites as well as implement a biodiversity management plan within our operations, enabling the circular economy, being a good neighbour and ensuring compliance and transparency in all our operations

The Environment stream of our Management Development Program (MDP) is two year rotational program open to graduates from Environmental Science discipline. With a strong focus on environmental science/management skills, our MDP also offers graduates the opportunity to master internal and external management capabilities, up-skill and expand on leadership practices, as well as jump into varying training opportunities. With on-the-job learnings across a range of functions and operations, this program has been designed to develop future leaders of our business.

At Hanson, we have a genuine commitment to our people, and a strong culture of 'growing our own'. 90% of our most senior 100 leaders, started on our MDP. With guidance from a mentor, you will be given all the responsibility you can handle to ensure you can contribute and make a difference from Day One.

What do we look for in our graduates?

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Continuously curious and open to new experiences
  • Enjoys variety and change
  • A growth mindset
  • Proactive and readily takes on responsibility for getting things done.
  • Effective at working within teams
  • A desire to get your hands dirty with a 'can-do' and humble attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Passionate and driven to succeed
  • Resilient and decisive

To ensure you're fully supported as you start the Management Development Program, we'll also provide you with:

  • A competitive salary
  • Mobile phone and laptop
  • Fully maintained company vehicle
  • Technical and management training (in-house and external)
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Financial support for relocations within the business

Application Process

Online application: Submit your application online here! You should include a resume, and answer the online application questions in place of a cover letter.

Psychometric Assessments: Shortlisted candidates will be invited to complete online psychometric assessments consisting of a cognitive ability test and personality questionnaire.

Video Interview: Shortlisted candidates will be invited to take part in a video interview so we can learn more about you and what attracted you to our MDP.

Pre-employment Medical & Offer: Selected candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment medical & subsequent offer to join our MDP.

Applications close on 1st November 2021.

To learn more about Hanson's MDP visit: www.hanson.com.au/join-our-team/graduates

Closed a month ago
Closed a month ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Environmental

  • Locations:


  • Closing Date:30th Oct 2021, 12:00 am


Enter an employer or university you want to find in our search bar.