Ornua, successful graduates on the graduate placement programme

Graduate Programme

  • "It’s exciting to be developing a pipeline of new value-added products for the global market to ensure the long-term growth of the Irish dairy industry."
    Grainne Mc Govern
    Food Service Manager
  • "The autonomy I’ve been given is second to none. I’ve received fantastic training from the start to give me confidence in developing great business relationships while getting the opportunity to see the world."
    Aidan Walsh
    Sales Executive
  • "The exposure to senior management and the support provided is allowing me to develop my commercial knowledge, strategic thinking and management skills."
    Patrick McCarthy
    Commercial Manager

Ornua offers exceptional opportunities to grow your career, both in Ireland and overseas. Your character, drive and passion are the most important traits to us. A positive attitude, strong business acumen and great people skills, along with a thirst for ongoing development, will accelerate your career to positions of leadership. As a global business, mobility is at the heart of what we do, and a willingness to potentially live and work overseas is critical.

We are interested in hearing from a broad range of final year students and graduates, and have opportunities available across the following disciplines:

  • Information and Communications Technology

  • Sales, Business Development and Procurement

  • Engineering

  • Human Resource Management

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Technical / Quality / Innovation

The 18 month Ornua Graduate Programme consists of:

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Structured rotations with lots of exposure to multiple areas and teams within our business.

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Classroom and self-directed learning modules, including mentoring from our experienced leaders.

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Skills development in the areas of self-awareness, self-confidence, teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills.