Industrial Operations Trainee Program | Programa de Desarrollo para Ingenieros

Full time Position


Published on February 16, 2024

  • Contract

    Full time Position

  • Location


  • Start date

    September 2024

  • Study level

    Bachelor level or equivalent

  • Remote working


Bunge offers an outstanding full time and paid opportunity for starting Engineers to kick-off their career as Bunge Europe, Africa & Asia Industrial Operations Trainee (Programa de Desarrollo para Ingenieros).


Participate in a comprehensive international training curriculum, crafted to give an understanding of the operations, processes and technologies of Bunge’s crushing, refining and packaging facilities in Bunge. Interested and educated in Industrial Operations, Maintenance, Automation, Process Engineering, Electronics, Mechanics or Chemical…Continue to read and apply!



Program Overview


Start in one of our facilities across the regions, learn together as a group regionally, and individually at local level in day-to-day operations, within your specialization.


The program of 18 months is composed of 3 main stages:

  1. Nourish | 3 months: Regional and plant onboarding, buddy up, settle, and prepare to grow.
  2. Grow | 9 months: Hands-on learning within the team locally, develop and deepen Bunge Business knowledge and grow through a game and group learning curriculum.
  3. Flourish | 6 months: Finalize the program with a group project and fine-tune skills of the future.


Upon successful completion, trainees will transition into a role in the Business Unit that complements both the needs of the company and the trainees' career interests and personal strengths.


What to bring


  • A Bachelor or Master working and thinking level in Engineering or relevant field (such as: Industrial Operations, Maintenance, Automation, Process, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Chemical or Environmental Sciences).
  • Up to 2 years previous work experience, which can be through internships or extra-curricular experience. International exposure; travel & relocation might be required.
  • A good level of English language skills. Local languages may be required in some locations.
  • Typically you’re Passionate, bold and driven, are known for your excellent social skills | Proactivity | Problem-solving | Growth mindset | Learning Agility | Adaptability.




  • On the job, virtual and classroom learning and development.
  • Work on real business challenges, gain exposure of multi-functional business specialists and leaders across Europe, Africa & Asia.
  • Be part of an international team of curious entrepreneurs and innovative people.
  • A long-term career. We offer a permanent position at the start of the Program, alongside excellent compensation and benefits crafted to the location of your employment.



Interested to join?


Apply now by hitting the Apply”” button. We are looking forward to your CV and motivation in English. The process you can expect:


  1. You apply to the role via
  2. After we’ve selected your application, one of our recruiters calls you for a first introduction.
  3. You interview (via teams and/or live, including a plant tour) with your future manager and future colleagues.
  4. You complete a short behavioral test.


When you are selected you will receive an offer to join our program starting early September 2024. Your formal start date may be earlier depending on the location.



We Are Bunge


Bunge is a global agribusiness with one mission – we connect farmers to consumers to deliver essential food, feed and fuel to the world. We have unmatched global scale and deeply rooted relationships which allow us to bring innovative ingredients and knowledge to some of the world’s biggest brands – many of which are likely in your home right now.

At Bunge, people don’t just come here to work, they come here to grow – solving challenges that directly impact the world with a diverse team of thinkers and doers. We know that to achieve our mission and deliver the best results to our customers, each other and the world we need to work together – so we hire talented people who are passionatebold and driven to work as One Bunge. This dedication is deeply embedded in our culture and reflected in the way we work.


Most importantly, in all we do we live our values:


  • Act as One Team by fostering inclusion, collaboration, and respect.
  • Drive for Excellence by being agile, innovative and efficient.
  • Do What's Right by acting safely, ethically, and sustainably.


If this sounds like you, join us! We value and invest in people who believe in our purpose and are excited to live it every day – people who are #ProudtoBeBunge.


Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Application deadline

Not given

Job Category

Infrastructures, Networks & Telecom

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