Harbro Graduate Development Scheme - Operations

Closing Date: 31 Aug 2022

 We have an exciting Graduate opportunity to commence a rewarding career path with Harbro!

The Harbro Graduate Development Scheme (HGDS) will provide the graduate with the training and development required to build the skills and knowledge required to become a highly valued and competent member of the Harbro team.

The HGDS is a structured programme to meet the requirements of various departments within Harbro.

The primary objective of this development scheme will be to supply Harbro with qualified employees capable of applying theoretical knowledge, understanding our technology, our business needs, our customer requirements and contributing to the success of our business.

The HGDS will aim to provide graduates with a broad knowledge of the organisation along with practical experience in a range of departments.  Graduates will undertake on-the-job training alongside internal training courses to gain appreciation of processes, terms and practices used within Harbro.  Graduates may also attend external training courses to further extend their knowledge and awareness.

During your graduate training programme you will be working on real projects to deliver continuous improvement & innovative solutions to the Harbro Group.

The scheme will comprise of 3 years of development and training. 

Year 1 – Year 3

Key secondments across various departments with learning objectives in place.  Through the various secondments you will experience Logistics & Planning, Manufacturing, Quality, Continuous Improvement,  Business processes, Engineering, Stores & Distribution and Compliance doing real jobs.  You will gain valuable experience, you will be on your feet, moving, interacting, learning and developing and continually being stimulated throughout your day.

You will be given progressive responsibility which will help develop the necessary skills to grow and become future leaders within the business.   During year 3 you will be assigned a role best suited to you.


  • Relevant Degree qualification
  • Ability to solve complex problems
  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and Written
  • Leadership Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to Engage and Motivate Others
  • Ability to work in a team environment


To apply please complete the form attaching your CV and covering letter.


In Word or PDF formats only
In Word or PDF formats only
In Word or PDF formats only