DuluxGroup is very proud of its Graduate Development Program, which offers recent university graduates to work in real jobs and exposes them to many opportunities within its three years.
DuluxGroup was ranked as the 4th employer of choice for Graduate Employers as voted by graduates and published by the Australian Association of Graduate Employers Ltd. Graduates rated their employer on many different categories including:
- Orientation or induction program
- Training and development program
- Quality of work
- Career progression
- Supervisor or manager
- Compensation and benefits
- Work/life balance
- Company culture
At DuluxGroup, graduates may work across different business units, locations and functions. Previous graduates have worked in Supply Chain, Marketing, Engineering, Research & Development, HR, IT, Sales and Finance. There is great support from and exposure to senior management for the program and its participants – with regular attendance and participation from the executive team at Graduate events. Each year, graduates come together to participate in two development workshops – focused on building their skills for a successful career at DuluxGroup.
Engineering graduates who join the DuluxGroup Graduate Development Program are exposed to a wide variety of challenging opportunities. We operate a large number of sites with different operating methods and challenges. Through the program they will develop both their technical expertise but also their interpersonal skills, with many of our engineering graduates moving into line management roles in their third year.
This is what some of our graduates in say about the program: