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Students and graduates

At Smurfit Kappa, we open the future for talented engineering graduates keen to start their careers within an innovative and excellence-driven organisation.


Our two year graduate programme within Paper & Board Europe will see you:

  • carry out 3 technical projects in areas such as production, maintenance, equipment, R&D and energy systems

  • in 3 different countries within Europe.

Senior management will accompany your journey with close mentoring and development activities to steer you towards getting the most out of this unique opportunity.

We are looking for top-class graduates with a background in electrical, mechanical, chemical or process engineering, who are fluent in English and at least one other European language. Applicants should be fully mobile and have a strong interest in the continuous process industry.


Does this sound like you? If so send your CV and a covering letter to:


Meet one of our Graduates