Young Graduate Leadership Program (LEAD)

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Date: 16 Jun 2024

Location: La Pocatiere, QC, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:450442 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 

Alstom has openings for its Leadership Excellence And Development (LEAD) program in our Canadian Locations. The role is located in our manufacturing site in La Pocatière. 


LEAD members have the opportunity to learn the entire state of-the-art methods of manufacturing, sourcing, project management and to be exposed to environment, health, and safety technical and business aspects within a business through structured course work and practical application. Coursework includes: Supply Chain Management, LEAN Manufacturing Operations, Environmental Health and Safety, Project Management, Negotiation Skills and Business Acumen (program to include coursework of sorts to be discussed/determined). Alstom's focus on process integration, from design through manufacturing, has been critical to meeting our customers' expectations. This program is designed to successfully integrate manufacturing with other key processes in Alstom. The experience gained during the rotational assignments positions Leadership Program members for accelerated career growth.


Members will experience four, six-month rotations throughout a two-year period.  Rotations may be at multiple sites, including, but not limited to, production sites.


Rotation examples include:

  • Manufacturing Shop Operations Supervisor (leading a manufacturing team in the production of products)

  • Industrial engineering

  • Finance - Project and/or Industrial Controller.

  • Sourcing/Materials (managing suppliers to improve product quality and negotiate price)

  • Technical (Lean Leader/ Manufacturing Engineering/Quality/Process Engineering) (improving efficiency of supply chain management through LEAN/cost reduction)

  • Environment, Health & Safety (EHS support to site operations, oversight of Alstom operations for work at Customer sites, and supporting EHS in a region or concentrating in a particular EHS media).

  • Project management



  • 4 year Engineering or Supply Chain/Manufacturing related degree

  • GPA greater than or equal to 3.0/4.0

  • French fluency

 Desired Characteristics:

  • Prior intern or research experience in engineering or manufacturing


Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





Job Type:​Graduate Job​

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Supply, Project Manager, Operations, Technology, Research

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