Operations Talent Development Program Associate - Supply Chain

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Ingredion

Operations Talent Development Program Associate - Supply Chain

Westchester, IL
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    The Ingredion Operations Talent Development Program is designed to provide recent Operations (Engineering, Quality, and Supply Chain) graduates the opportunity to build a superior foundation in operations and grow organically through the Ingredion organization. As an OTDP Associate, you will be guided through a 3-year rotational program in one of two tracks: manufacturing or supply chain. During the 3-year program, you will take on a new role every 12 months – focusing on a new theme each year.

    • Year 1: Technical Foundations
    • Year 2: Leadership Foundations
    • Year 3: Elective

    During this rotational development program, you will be required to move to a new location at least once – but 2 or 3 times is encouraged to broaden your professional network and breadth of operations experience. As an OTDP Associate, you will also be enrolled in our OTDP Learning Curriculum, which has three main components: Ingredion Technical & Business Content, University Partner led Operations & Supply Chain Content, and Personal Development Content.

    Supply Chain track rotations could include: Logistics, Customer Support, Warehousing, Agribusiness, Production Scheduling, Analytics, Demand / Supply Planning, Continuous Improvement, Relevant International Assignment, Cross-Functional Assignment

  • Qualifications

    Qualified candidates will have:

    • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study specific to cohort track (Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Business or other related degrees)
    • 0 – 2 years of professional experience working in an operations area
    • 3.0+ GPA in US
    • Be willing to enroll in the full 3-year program (starting July 2021)
    • The ability and interest to be geographically mobile during the 3 years (moving at least 1 time, if not 2 or 3)
    • Interest in a career in the food manufacturing industry
    • Strong communication skills, with the ability to present technical information and prepare concisely written reports
    • Proven analytical problem solving, multi-tasking, and time management skills
    • Experience with PC Applications such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    Ingredion provides accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. If a job applicant requires an accommodation during the application process or through the selection process, we will work with the applicant to meet the job applicant's accommodation needs.

  • Industry
    Food and Beverages
  • About Us

    Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) headquartered in the suburbs of Chicago, is a leading global ingredient solutions provider serving customers in more than 120 countries. With 2019 annual net sales of more than $6 billion, the Company turns grains, fruits, vegetables and other plant-based materials into value-added ingredient solutions for the food, beverage, animal nutrition, brewing and industrial markets. With Ingredion Idea Labs® innovation centers around the world and more than 11,000 employees, the Company co-creates with customers and fulfills its purpose of bringing the potential of people, nature and technology together to make life better.