How does it work?

Are you ready to begin a stimulating and challenging career journey with us? Does the idea of collaborating with new people, living and working in new locations and building your leadership and technical skills sound appealing to you? Join the JM Global Graduate Programme in four steps and start your career with us.


1. Check the entry requirements and apply online 

Choose the relevant link below, submit a CV and carefully complete the application form to apply. We really want to understand why you are applying for your chosen programme and how your academic and wider experience to date will help you succeed.

2. Pre-Assessment centre screening

Successful applicants for all regions will be contacted to participate in a video interview. Selected candidates in the UK must first successfully complete an online assessment test.

3. Assessment

Following successful screening, you will be invited to participate in an assessment at one of JM's assessment centres. This will include a full day programme that will give you the opportunity to display your leadership skills and talents. You will also meet experienced leaders and technical experts from within JM, and learn more about the JM Graduate Programme and the career opportunities that exist at the company.  

More FAQs

Do I need a specific degree to apply for the global Graduate Programme?

Our business operates in highly technical fields, so ideally, you’ll have earned a technical degree at Bachelor’s level or above in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Chemistry or a related field. See regional job descriptions GPA requirements.

Will you let me know if my application is unsuccessful?

Yes, we will inform you if your application has been unsuccessful, however due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to give feedback until application centre stage.

What is the closing date for applications?

Applications for the 2023 intake are now closed.

Can I apply for multiple jobs?

As the applications process is the same for each stream, we recommend you only apply once. However, if you are interested in more than one role, please make this known on your application form.

When does the 2023 Graduate Programme start?

The 2023 programme will begin in September 2023.

I graduated a few years ago, am I eligible to apply?

Yes you are. As long as you meet the entry criteria we would welcome your application.

Where will I be based?

The global programme requires you to be geographically mobile as you will undertake three placements within your country of employment. It is likely that these placements will see you experience different sites as well as different business sectors.

What happens after I have completed the graduate programme, will I still have a job?

Yes. At the end of the programme, you will be supported in finding a suitable permanent position in the business. 

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