Our goals - Your path

Go beyond the textbook: You'll gain hands-on experience across the entire Operational Manufacturing spectrum, from Production Planning, Quality Control to Process Engineering.

Become a problem-solving ninja: This program will hone your critical thinking and analytical skills as you tackle real-world production issues.

Leadership from day one: You won't just follow orders. You'll be empowered to take ownership of projects and contribute to strategic decision-making with

  • Process Improvement Projects: Line Efficiency Optimization, Waste Reduction Initiative, Quality Control Enhancement:
  • Inventory Management Projects: Inventory Optimization Project
  • Safety and Sustainability Projects: Sustainable Manufacturing Initiative, Improvement Project

Build your network, globally: Sika is a powerhouse with a global footprint. This program opens doors to potential international assignments and mentorship opportunities.

Your expertise - Our strength

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field such as Chemical Engineering, Industrial Management, Quality Management, or Supply Chain Management.
  • Up to 1 year of working experience in Manufacturing/Supply Chain/Process Engineering
  • Individuals with a hunger to learn and a desire to make a significant impact.
  • Confident and positive with a strong willingness to learn and collaborate with others.
  • Driven to succeed and develop a long-term career with the company.
  • Adapts to and respects diverse environments while taking initiative
  • Excellent command of English and Vietnamese, with the ability to present complex information clearly and concisely.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and comfortable using digital tools.

Going Beyond. Together.

Do you crave the thrill of building the future? The APAC Management Trainee – Operations, Sika Vietnam isn't your typical grad scheme. This is a fast-paced immersion into the heart of the dynamic chemical specialty industry of construction and industrials, where innovation meets real-world impact.

We are looking for a Management Trainee to help us develop and implement our growth strategies. This position is best suited for candidates who want to gain valuable experience towards a managerial role with advancement potential.

To be successful as a Management Trainee, you should have superb attention to detail and be able to promptly identify problems. Outstanding candidates will have great leadership, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.

The Journey:

During your 18 months traineeship, you’ll learn how to identify and apply important strategies and business processes. You’ll get to learn about our company’s functions and operations, and you’ll support our management team with daily tasks. Throughout, you will develop strong problem-solving, communication and people management skills. Additionally, you will participate in formal training courses.

This trainee program is designed to fast-track the development of high-potential young individuals and prepare them for future leadership positions within the Sika organization. Development components shall include: rotational assignments including cross country projects/training/seminars; mentorship to help navigate daily challenges; formal training sessions/ workshops/seminars to develop essential skills such as leadership, communication, problem-solving, and project management; job rotation & project deployment to gain hands-on experience and apply the skills and knowledge in a practical setting; networking to expand professional connections; and opportunity to work and be coached by Sika Senior Managers.

If this opportunity excites you, we’d like to hear from you!

About Sika

With over 100 years of experience, Sika is a specialty chemicals company with a globally leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing, and protection in the building sector and automotive industry. Sika has subsidiaries in 103 countries around the world and, in over 400 factories, produces innovative technologies for customers worldwide. In doing so, it plays a crucial role in enabling the transformation of the construction and vehicle industries toward greater environmental compatibility. With more than 33,000 employees, the company generated sales of CHF 11.2 billion in 2023.With over 100 years of experience, Sika is a specialty chemicals company with a globally leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing, and protection in the building sector and automotive industry. Sika has subsidiaries in 103 countries around the world and, in over 400 factories, produces innovative technologies for customers worldwide. In doing so, it plays a crucial role in enabling the transformation of the construction and vehicle industries toward greater environmental compatibility. With more than 33,000 employees, the company generated sales of CHF 11.2 billion in 2023.