Operations Management Graduate

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Location - Measham

Are you looking to launch your career in site management? Join leading manufacturer Forterra on this two-year graduate programme and you’ll gain all the experience, skills and exposure you need.

About the opportunity

This is a chance to get your first real experience of management, as you move through a series of secondments across various manufacturing sites. Your role will involve helping to implement projects, as well as designing processes, developing business plans and more.

Working and liaising with a wide range of colleagues, you’ll gain insight into every aspect of how a site works, from the factory floor all the way up to operational management level. There will also be opportunities for you to put everything you learn into practice on your own business projects that you will be assigned over the course of the two years.

About you

We’re looking for recent graduates with a 2:1 in business management, engineering, manufacturing, or electrical and mechanical engineering. You must have:

  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to communicate and build relationships with staff at all levels
  • Desire to take accountability for projects and tasks
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Full clean driving licence

About us

Forterra is a leading UK manufacturer of clay and concrete building products. Across our 18 manufacturing sites our 1,800 employees create the bricks, blocks, precast concrete, paving, and many other vital products that keep Britain building.



Wherever you are in Britain, you won’t be far from a building with a Forterra brick, block or bespoke clay or concrete product somewhere in its fabric.

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