Supply Chain Graduate

Discover Opal


Opal is a diverse Australasian business with 250-years of history and more than 4,500 employees.

We are committed to making the right strategic choices today to secure our global competitiveness into the future. The circular economy is driving fundamental change and Opal is dedicated to developing smarter sustainable packaging solutions and products for the evolving needs of our customers.

And our people are at the heart of this transition.


About the Program


Our one-year Graduate Program provides an opportunity for each graduate to experience diverse experiences, supported throughout by a dedicated learning and development pathway.

During your one-year graduate program you will also receive regular mentoring with established leaders within the Opal business.




  • Experience a wide cross-section of work opportunities across our diverse national and international business
  • Interact with, and learn from some of the smartest and most accomplished professionals in Australia
  • Take advantage of development pathways to advance your leadership, interpersonal and technical skills, supporting your graduate experience and setting you up for your future career
  • Enjoy a carefully designed program that includes formal training, mentoring, and social events


You will undertake your rotations in divisions such as: Paper and Recycling, Converting and Packaging, Fibre Packaging, Supply Chain, Logistics, Warehouse Management and Procurement to expand your knowledge and skills.



Successful Applicants


We are able to offer a varied career journey with experiential learning gained from cross-functional and lateral moves. We embrace diversity in all its forms, and we look for curious individuals who thrive in an environment of change. Specifically for this role, we expect you will have.

  • Minimum completion of a Bachelors’ degree of Supply Chain or relevant discipline
  • Energetic and passionate about how business and technical skills merge in an organisation like Opal
  • Keen to get involved in day-to-day supply chain operations – you enjoy hands-on learning
  • Someone who possesses strong analytical skills and enjoys working with complex challenges
  • A relationship builder who can engage with people at many levels, influencing the outcome based on what’s best for the business
  • Results orientated – someone who is engaged by the opportunity to get things done and enjoys seeing the outcome of effort
  • Able to manage pressure when operating in a dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Someone who is keen to build a career from the ground up, recognising the need to establish sound foundations for a long-term career


How to Apply


To apply for the 2023 Graduate Program your application will need to include:


  • A cover letter including a brief explanation of why you would like to work at Opal.
  • A resume including education, work experience, achievements, and
  • Academic transcripts are required if you are shortlisted for an interview.

Applications Close:  20th February 2023


For more information, please contact Dean Jones on 0491158351 or jump right in by sending us your CV


Thinking packaging.  Discover Opal.