Sandvik Global Graduate Program – India

Pune, India

Sandvik in India is looking for Exceptionally Talented Graduates Sandvik’s business concept is based on innovation, technology leadership and close, long-term customer relationships. In line with our vision and values, our ambition is always to set the industry standard in the areas we operate in. Today, new technology paves the way for exciting new products and methods, as well as for new business opportunities within manufacturing. We’re entering the industries of additive- and digital manufacturing to even more strengthen our leading position.

About Organization Sandvik

With 43,000 employees in more than 160 countries, it’s needless to say that our team of employees comes from a wide range of cultural, geographical and professional backgrounds. To continue building a strong workforce, we’re always on the lookout for new talent. September 2021 marks the start for Sandvik’s fifth Global Graduate Program, giving performance-driven and enthusiastic recent graduates an opportunity to embark on the journey of a lifetime. In this 15-month long global rotation program, a team of ten graduates share their high aspirations and true interest for different cultures and our industry. Our goal is to nurture some of our future key players and offer a kickstart to your career!

Make your mark on the future. Welcome to our global team!

About this Graduate Program

In this program, you’re employed by Sandvik in India from day one. The program comprises a combination of learning modules and international job rotations, giving you a genuine understanding of Sandvik as a global company and our three business areas, including: our business, leadership, career and personal development approaches. You’re assigned a senior Sandvik leader as a mentor during the program and continually receive feedback and evaluation on your performance. The program provides challenging and rewarding opportunities, and you will be able – and expected – to contribute in the different innovative environments that characterizes the world of Sandvik. Where you will start your Sandvik career after the program is decided by the business’ needs and the outcome of your personal development and interests.

Approximate Timeline:
  • Learning module 1: the graduates meet each other for the first time in Sweden to get to know each other and the program (2 weeks)
  • Rotation/project 1: 7 months in your home country working for one of Sandvik’s business areas
  • Learning module 2: the graduates meet somewhere in the world to learn more about the Sandvik’s ways of working and core values (2 weeks)
  • Rotation/project 2: 5 months in another Sandvik based country working for another Sandvik business area
  • Learning module 3: the graduates meet somewhere in the world to learn more about different cultures as well as the importance of diversity and inclusion (2 weeks)
  • Rotation/project 3: 3 months in another Sandvik based country working for the third Sandvik business area
  • Graduation: this ceremony will end this program and you will then start your new job at Sandvik
Eligibility and Desirability:

Your profile – high achiever, both individually and together with others

We’re looking for someone with a recent Master’s degree, with top results, in Materials or Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Economy. It’s beneficial if you have experience in areas such as Digitalization/IT, Project Management or R&D. Naturally, you’re exceptionally skilled in English, both verbally and in writing.

Your character – optimistic and eager to learn with the passion to succeed

  • Desiring knowledge and intellectually curious
  • Self-motivated, open to challenges and comfortable in highly changing environments 
  • Showing a high level of emotional intelligence and exceptional communication skills
  • Mobile and open to living and working in different parts of the world
  • Showing great respect for diversity and inclusion
  • Passionate about our industry

This is a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.


Send your application exclusively in English
Application Deadline: 8th January, 2020
Read more about Sandvik Global Graduate Program and APPLY HERE
This Global Graduate Program is not available for current Sandvik employee.

Contact information

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact us at
Freja Liljedahl, Global Graduate Program Lead, +46 (0)70 616 1297
Heidi Pynnönen, Global Graduate Program Recruiter, +46 (0)73 842 6379

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