Molson Coors Brewing Company

Industrial Placement Student - Research and Development – Packaging Innovation

3 weeks ago
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Burton Upon Trent

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12 Month Industrial Placement Student – Research and Development – Packaging Innovation


Are you thirsty for a bright and rewarding career? At Molson Coors we are looking for ambitious self-starters with the confidence and drive to succeed. During your time at Molson Coors you’ll be given the opportunity to learn, develop & gain valuable industry experience through supporting our business growth agenda. Bringing a positive mind-set and professional attitude to the workplace, you’ll combine your superb analytical thinking, communication and problem solving skills to deliver great results for our business.


Our over-arching ambition therefore is simple - to be first choice for consumers and customers, and our Market leading portfolio of brands tells us we’re doing a great job! In our stable you’ll find a surprising range of great tasting beers including Carling, Coors Light, Grolsch, Cobra, Singha, Doom Bar, Blue Moon and Rekorderlig Cider – to name a few.



Molson Coors (UK) has been awarded the prestigious ‘Top Employers United Kingdom Award’ for the past 4 years and we are delighted to count ourselves amongst the UK’s leading employers. We’ve created a culture that focuses on talent development & supports work-life balance. Our comprehensive employee development programmes ensure that at Molson Coors, everyone has the opportunity to challenge themselves, develop & be successful.


Offering a salary of £19,000 per annum you will be working within the European Research & Development Team (R&D), focussing on delivering our Packaging Innovation agenda.


In this role you will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced professionals for one of the largest breweries in the world. With their support you’ll be applying your fresh thinking to existing challenges, leading your own project(s) and proactively contributing to the shape of future initiatives. In addition to building your technical, communication & project management skills, we also aim to leave you with a thorough understanding of the Commercial & Supply Chain context of our activities.


When you join us as an Industrial Placement Student you will have access to the following -  


  • Valuable experience within an innovative & challenging global organisation
  • Opportunities to demonstrate your creativity and capability
  • Quality coaching, mentoring, leadership development and support
  • Flexible working practices, benefits and rewards


Skills you need to be successful in this role

We are looking for people who are studying relevant degrees for their chosen role(s). For this Packaging Innovation role, we are looking for individuals who are studying for a relevant technically based degree such as Product/Industrial Design, Materials Science. You will also be predicted a 2.1 or above in your chosen subject. 

Molson Coors have a track record of bringing Industrial Placement Students back in Graduate Development roles, following their studies, so these placements could be a stepping stone into a long term career with us.


If that sounds good then we’d like to hear from you, click the link to apply.


Closing date for applications will be Friday 29th December 2017




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