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Manufacturing Engineer


Manufacturing Graduate Program

A degree in Manufacturing

With a degree in Engineering or Science you’ll have plenty of opportunities within O-I, just ask our CEO Andres Lopez, he started life with O-I as a graduate in 1986. You’ll start life at O-I in one of our fascinating glass manufacturing plants, some of these are nearly 100 years old and still going strong. You’ll see some of the latest technology and automation in play as well as equipment and processes that haven’t changed much since the plants produced their first bottle. If you stand for sustainability, love glass and want to work for a global manufacturing organisation that still manufactures in Australia and New Zealand then this is area for you.

Locations: Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Western Sydney and Penrose (NZ)

Who we are

Remember the last time you opened a bottle of champagne, a cold beer after a hard day’s work or a bottle of sparkling water to quench the thirst, well it was probably made by us, we are O-I and we are the leading glass bottle manufacturer in the world.

O-I has more than a century of experience crafting pure, sustainable, brand-building glass packaging for many of the world’s best-known food and beverage brands. We are proud to provide high quality glass packaging for beer, wine, spirits, food, non-alcoholic beverages, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

With 27,000 employees and an unparalleled footprint spanning 80 plants in 23 countries, O-I is a truly global maker of glass packaging.

From engineering and manufacturing to brand development, design and innovation, we are dedicated to providing unique solutions to exceed our customers’ expectations and fuel consumers’ desire for glass.

Your role

Graduates are the future leaders of O-I. We are committed to finding the best and brightest talent Australia has to offer for our 2017 graduate program.

An organisation of our size and scale needs the sharpest engineering minds. We have built a best-in- class engineering community that enable enhanced performance through collaboration and innovation. We have a number of opportunities for engineering graduates to join our manufacturing plants based across Australia.

Our 18 month rotational program is designed to prepare you for a successful and enduring career with us. You will be offered challenging and diverse opportunities while being supported through a structured learning and development program, with access to a variety of on the job activities, networking and social activities.

About you

You’ll be a recent graduate or graduating this year that has a degree qualification in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, industrial engineering or hard sciences.

At O-I, we are committed to fostering and environment that attracts and embraces the brightest minds and creates a culture that welcomes a diversity of ideas and perspectives while encouraging growth and rewarding performance.

What you need to know

  • Submit your CV, cover letter and academic transcript via jobs.lever.co/oiapac
  • Applications close Sunday 16 th  October 2016
  • Interviews and subsequent offers will be concluded by November 2016
  • Start your new role in February 2017


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