Wilmar Sugar
Formerly 'Sucrogen Australia'

Type of Organisation
Agricultural and Manufacturing Enterprise

Employer Profile

We are expert in raw sugar production, market champions in sweetener products, and progressive thought leaders in the energetic pursuit of sugar as a renewable and sustainable resource. Proudly part of the Wilmar Group, Sucrogen is the largest raw sugar producer and refiner in Australia. We provide a world class agricultural export commodity and a well-known local retail sugar product (CSR and Chelsea sugar products). But that’s not the whole story.

We also produce:

• Ethanol: distilled from the sugar milling by-product molasses

• BioDundertm liquid fertiliser: created from the ethanol distillation process

• Electricity: generated from cane fibre, our electricity feeds into the Queensland power grid from our co-generation plants

The Grow.Lead.Inspire graduate program provides a structured learning experience which combines practical experience with a defined pathway for personal growth and professional development. The program focuses on providing opportunities for graduates to develop essential practical and business leadership skills. This approach enables graduates to put into practice the theory and principles they have studied through their degree, while utilising real-world experience and further professional development to build their technical and leadership capabilities. With 13 graduate locations across Australia and New Zealand, the program offers graduates professional, cultural, functional and geographical diversity.

Locations where there are vacancies for graduates 
North & Central Queensland, Victoria & New Zealand


Residency requirements for Graduates wishing to apply

Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only

Degree Subjects Required for Graduates wishing to apply

Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Agronomy, Accounting, Agribusiness, Sales & Marketing, Human Resources.

Employer Website

www.sucrogen.com  or alternatively please email: graduatecareer@sucrogen.com 

Quotes from Current Graduates in response to the question "What are the positives of the job and employer?"

"I like the problem solving opportunities provided with the day to day work.  The company has a very positive workforce which makes coming to work enjoyable."

"Great environment, best industrial location in the world, great benefits, graduate program, overseas travel, development, training and remuneration."

"People are fantastic to work with, very professional and personal simultaneously. Makes it easy to come to work. Also due to low number of staff, responsibility delegated to graduate employees is very good."

"People within the organisation. The parent company's (Wilmar) growth and expansion. Sucrogen’s own growth, values and support. Development of renewable resources. Graduate program and support for CPEng."

"Far reaching variety of work, friendly people who are easy to work with and the role requires relocation and change."

"Challenging work, communication required with other business units, travel opportunities & graduate program opportunities."

"Colleagues, variety of work, history of the site."



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