Career start at Saint-Gobain:
Impressing from the start.

Trainee Programs

Whether you are an economist, engineer or natural scientist (m/f): our trainee programs prepare you for a future specialist or management position. You will take on project responsibility from the outset, get to know Saint-Gobain in all its diversity and have the opportunity to set individual priorities.

International Management Trainee Program (Global Player)

As an international company with a presence in over 60 countries, we train a new generation of executives to meet tomorrow's challenges: Global Player!

You will spend 18-24 months preparing yourself comprehensively for your first management position in our Group in the context of three in-house and external project assignments at home and abroad. Your judgement, initiative, team spirit and problem-solving skills will count. Find out here about the international management trainee program at Saint-Gobain:

Assistant program

To strengthen our management team, we offer committed university graduates with above-average degrees in materials science, mechanical engineering or process engineering a challenging career start. At our Saint-Gobain Glass Deutschland GmbH sites in North Rhine-Westphalia and Baden-Württemberg, we carry out the assistant program. After a comprehensive induction period, which you will actively help to shape, and after getting to know our company thoroughly, you will support the plant management in their diverse tasks. We intend to secure the management of our company in the future with these types of entry-level positions.

Trainee Production & Technology

With our Trainee Program Production & Technology you will be prepared for future tasks with us. On your way there, you will not only get to know various plants, production processes and products in 18-24 months. In addition, you will pass through different areas such as research and technology or sales and marketing and benefit from the profound knowledge of our specialists. Each path is different, the goal is crucial, so we don't want to make the program rigid. In consultation, individual stations will be closely aligned to your interests and abilities. You can help shape your program. We support your further training with training measures that are individually tailored to your needs. Both your technical and your social competence will be promoted and challenged.

Trainee Purchasing

Purchasing at Saint-Gobain in Central Europe is responsible for all direct and indirect purchasing categories. It plays an important role in implementing our multicomfort strategy. Within the framework of three 5-month assignments in different companies and at different Group locations, you will be involved in day-to-day business as well as in project management. By means of an individual process plan and targeted further training measures, we offer you optimal opportunities to prepare yourself for the assumption of further activities in purchasing at one of our locations in Germany or Austria.

Find the career start that suits you best

Volontariat international en Entreprise (VIE)

France's International Volunteers Programme

The International Company Volunteer Program (VIE) is an offer for young professionals looking for enriching professional and personal experiences in an international environment abroad.

Interested in VIE? Click here for the positions at Saint-Gobain

Here you can get to know us

At the following career events, you will have the opportunity to contact the Saint-Gobain recruiting team directly. We look forward to getting to know you.