10 applicants to participate in program in Nicholasville
DUNBOYNE, Ireland (Aug. 18, 2014) — Through Sept. 30, Alltech will accept applications from recent graduates of bachelor’s or master’s degree programs for the third annual Alltech Career Development Program. Applicants will also be screened with a view to commencing work in February 2015.
The program offers opportunities for ten high-calibre university graduates from around the world who wish to work with experts in the fields of science, aquaculture, agriculture, marketing, veterinary science, information technology, business and biotechnology. Alltech aims to develop future leaders in the agricultural industry and values long-term talent development through the Alltech Career Development Program, which launched in 2012. The program will see Alltech invest $1 million over the next year with the objective of recruiting future leaders in agribusiness.
The 12-month, salaried mentorship program will begin with an intensive training period at Alltech’s global headquarters in Nicholasville, where graduates will study topics including sustainable energy, communications, marketing and international business. Following this, they will continue training and development while simultaneously managing key company projects in one of the company’s global offices.