We believe that fundamental knowledge of our products and processes is essential to be successful within our organization.
The Van Hessen group has developed a challenging and distinguished management traineeship. Throughout the last 2 decades the program has produced lots of talented employees that have made it to senior management positions within Van Hessen.
In order to consolidate our leading position in the natural casings industry; we are continuously recruiting academic graduates to join the program.
Upon successful completion of the traineeship, you will start in a line position from which you can develop and ascend to senior management level, possibly you will be located in a foreign country. Also after the trainee period, you can count on careful career planning and participation in management development programs.
Please find below additional information on what you can expect during the traineeship and what type of candidates we are looking for.
Besides practical experience, you will learn the basics of our core business and attend several training courses to develop your general management skills. Although you will be situated in many different countries during this intensive 1-2 year period, you won’t stand alone; a mentor, usually a former trainee, will supervise and guide you through this challenging period. He or she will ensure you get the most out of yourself and will monitor your progress.
Our head office in the Netherlands is the location where your journey starts. Here you will be introduced to the basics of our company and products. When accomplished, you will move on to different locations scattered around the world to experience and understand our production process. You will visit slaughterhouses, our own subsidiaries and meat processing industries. During the 2nd phase of your traineeship, typically, you will be allocated projects which directly contribute to bottom line- and process optimization within the Van Hessen group.
Our expectations are high. We expect you to be continuously focused and analytical, even though you will be hit by fatigue and encounter stressful situations. If we have aroused your interest please do not hesitate to contact us.
For more information regarding the traineeship please contact us by email