Engineering Traineeship in Svoge Chocolate Plant

Svoge chocolate plant has a rich history of almost 100 years and in 2019 celebrates 25 years as part of Modelez Bulgaria. The plant is one of the biggest and most modernized chocolate manufacturers in Bulgaria with a diverse portfolio of tablets, pralines and countlines. It has been a major employer in the Svoge municipality for years. The plant produces power brands like Milka and Cadbury as well as local jewels like Moreni, Svoge, Sezoni and Mlechen. The products in Svoge are carefully prepared by more than 500 employees and shipped to clients all over the world.

Svoge Chocolate plant is looking to hire Trainees for the one-year Engineering and Management Program based in Svoge, Bulgaria. The program is suitable for recent graduates looking for exciting job opportunities.

What's in it for you?
As a trainee you will dive into the daily operations in the following departments in our Svoge Chocolate plant: Continuous Improvement, Production and Maintenance & Repairs

You will gain experience and build skills in:
• Project and process management in cross-functional teams
• Working in a dynamic environment
• Business acumen in local and cross-country projects
• Good manufacturing practices
• Engineering processes – automation, eletronics, maintanance, etc.
• In depth technical knowledge of machinery
• Understanding of logistics and manufacturing operations
• Quality assurance practices (GMP, HACCP, Sanitation)
• Daily implementation of HSE practices
• IL6S, Kaizen, 5S

The Program offers:
• 12 months traineeship program with options for full time job offer upon completion
• Full-time labor agreement
• Attractive monthly remuneration
• Additional health insurance
• On-site canteen with discount for employees
• Quarterly free company products
• Additional benefits as per company policy
• Organized transportation from Sofia to Svoge and back
• Trainings for skills development and career growth
• Company events and initiatives

What do you need to be successful:
• University degree in: Engineering, Food science, Business Administration or similar
• Perfect command of English
• Advanced computer literacy (MS Office – MS Excel/PowerPoint)
• Self-motivated and fast learner
• Goal oriented, team player, energetic and outgoing
• Excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills
• Agile and eager to develop

Join our team for your new career boost!

Program starts in November 2019

Please apply by sending your CV in English to

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.