The world’s hottest trainee program

About you

You are ready to take your career to 1200 °C and beyond?  You are looking for a challenging career option which takes you around the world? You are performance driven, pragmatic and open minded, customer focused, “hands-on”, not afraid of taking decisions & a team player? You want to be a future leader and/or expert in the world’s leading refractory company… and of course, you want to be a part of the world’s hottest trainee program? In addition, you have:

  • Minimum a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business or Engineering (e.g. Mining, Chemical Engineering, Metallurgy, Material Science, Ceramics, etc.)
  • 1-2 years of working (internship) experience of advantage
  • Fluent in English (verbally and written)
  • Willingness to work abroad for one six months rotation within the program
  • Willingness and ability to relocate to any global region in future

About the trainee program

During this extensive program, you will gain a comprehensive insight into the exciting world of refractories. In a dynamic global environment, your focus will be either in Finance, Sales or Research & Development. You will gain valuable experience from the first day by participating in strategic projects in the company’s growth, as well as perform daily functional assignments. At the end of your trainee program, you could be placed anywhere on our global map. The goal of the trainee program is to hire high potentials to cover future expert and leadership positions. Further details:

  • You apply for one functional area – either Finance, Sales or R&D
  • You participate in an 18 to 24-months trainee program, including one cross-functional and one international assignment
  • You will meet other trainees three times in different international RHI Magnesita locations to connect and attend skills-building trainings
  • Your training assignments will be project-based and measurable
  • You will gain insights into product lines, sales strategies and customer relationship management that affect each stage of our business

About the application process


We are very much looking forward to your application! Once you have completed step one in our four-step application process, we will get in touch with you by the end of February 2020.

Thank you for your interest in the RHIM trainee program. Application is already closed!

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