All the open position

Cittadella (Padova, Italy)

Sales Trainee Program

The Sales Trainee Program is a program dedicated to recently graduate in chemical engineer and/or materials engineer, chemistry and industrial chemistry who wants to undertake a career focused on the Sirmax’s products. The person will be involved in a training program in the Quality Control, Product Management and Sales/R&D.


The Program

[6 months] Operations - Quality Control

The Quality Control Specialist (Operations – Quality Control) supervise the input and output of the production process in order to guarantee the product compliance.


[6 months] Sales - Product Management

The Product Specialist (Sales Department – Product Management) is a figure involved in the technical aspects of the products and it is the intermediary between the R&D and Sales functions.

  • Makes all the technical and commercial information available to the sales force in order to efficiently promote the products to the customers
  • Coordinates new projects and product homologation
  • Coordinates the sample productions checking the flow and priorities in agreement with the Sales Director and shares the approval with the R&D Manager before the delivery.


[6 months] Sales or R&D

The Sales Specialist (Sales Department – Sales Force) shares and implements the commercial strategies indicated by the Sales Directors.

  • Visits the assigned clients and realizes the sales objectives in terms of volumes and margins
  • Transfers orders and information to the Customer Service
  • Shares with the Managers all the relevant market information

Alternatively, the resource will be inserted in the R&D Department as Junior Developer.

  • Gives support in research projects focused on Polypropylene compounding by working in team with the R&D group.
  • Makes detailed observations, perform particular laboratory analysis, and interprets results.
  • Prepares technical reports, and quantitative analyses related to the project 


After 18 months the person will be inserted in a team on the base of his interest and on the organization availability


Requirements of the position:

  • Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineer and/or Materials Engineer
  • Under-30
  • Excellent English, both writing and speaking
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Knowledge of SAP is a plus
  • Knowledge of Project Management is a plus

Characteristics we are looking for:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willingness to work in interdisciplinary teams
  • Curiosity and willingness to get involved
  • Negotiation skills

Sirmax offers:

  • Technical training program with on-the-job training and soft skills training
  • Young work environment where you can professionally grow
  • Possibility to participate in conferences and technical seminars where you can update your knowledge on the plastic materials topic



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