Nestle Waters North America Manufacturing Leadership Development Program in Breinigsville, Pennsylvania


Our Manufacturing Leadership Development Program will allow you to begin an exciting journey of personal and professional development within Nestle Waters. You will be groomed for future leadership opportunities in a fun, technical and quality-driven manufacturing environment throughout the course of the program.

What will you gain?

  • In-depth knowledge of our daily operations and understand how manufacturing teams interact as you proceed through key rotations.

  • Upon successful completion of the program, you will be qualified to lead a front-line team at any one of NWNA s facilities.

  • The opportunity to continue your development as a member of the Manufacturing Leadership Team.


  • The program start is July 2018.

  • The 12-18 month program is broken down into 3 phases consisting of Business Knowledge, Project Management & Continuous Improvement, and Leadership.

  • The entirety of the program will consist of training in a designated learning facility.

  • Your leadership skills will give you the opportunity to follow your career to one of our 30 facilities in the US and Canada. Therefore, upon completion, a willingness and ability to relocate is required.


To apply for the Manufacturing Leadership Development Program, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Majors: Engineering related disciplines such as Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Management and/or other similar areas of study.

  • Graduation Date: Candidates must graduate by the program start date, but no more than one year prior.

  • Minimum GPA : 2.5, however a 2.7 of higher is preferred.

  • Relocation and Travel: Candidates must be willing to relocate and travel as required by program.

  • Work Authorization: Permanent work authorization in the U.S. is required. NWNA does not offer work authorization sponsorship for this program.

Additional preferred qualifications:

  • Must possess strong analytical capabilities, leadership potential, initiative, and a strong work ethic

  • Previous Manufacturing co-op or internship experience desirable

  • Student organization and leadership experiences desirable

Training Facility Locations:

  • Hollis, ME

  • Allentown, PA

  • Madison, FL

  • Cabazon, CA

  • Mecosta, MI

  • Hope, Canada

  • Guelph, Canada

About Us:

Nestl Waters North America is the nation s leading bottled water company. Our water brands include Poland Spring, Arrowhead, Ozarka, Deer Park, Zephyrhills and Ice Mountain, Nestl Pure Life, S. Pellegrino, Perrier and Acqua Panna. Our tea brands are Nestea, Tradewinds and Sweet Leaf. We re passionate about creating shared value for society in all kinds of ways: from providing careers and benefits to communities where we operate to environmental stewardship most notably responsible water management, lightweight packaging and advancing recycling in America. As a valuable part of our team, you ll receive a competitive total rewards package something that will provide you with the support you need to thrive both inside and outside of work. It s not just the work that you ll find fulfilling here though. As you build a career with us, you ll receive exactly the kind of benefits you d expect from a leading name in healthy hydration. The only question is, what elements will help you succeed at Nestl Waters?

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The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

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