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Technical Cadet


Hamilton, NZ, 2000

REQ ID:  42774


Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 


Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.


Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description


We have an exciting opportunity for technical minded individuals to join a 3-year fixed term Technical Cadetship Program. This program will kick-start your career with a comprehensive training program that will see you rotate through various technical departments to provide you with practical on the job training and experience in fields such as Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality, Project Management and Product Development. ​


This program offers you unparalleled exposure to technical and scientific expertise, diverse learning opportunities and unique development experiences. You will have access to cutting edge plastics technology and you will experience an inclusive, stimulating and dynamic environment that fosters innovation, creativity and problem solving.​

  • Provides technical support to engineers and scientists on a variety of technical tasks
  • Develops and recommends procedures and methods, and prepares technical reports and documentation
  • Performs technical evaluations of events to determine root cause; recommends corrective action
  • Responsibilities are within the Technical Specialty/Skilled Trade Function as a generalist or in a combination of disciplines.

Qualifications & Experience


  • Have a technical aptitude ​
  • Have completed NCEA Level 3 with a minimum of 48 credits and/or have completed a qualification in a technical field i.e. Engineering/Trade Qualification ​
  • Good communication skills​
  • Be self-motivated and reliable


Requisition id: 42774 

Relocation: No  


The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

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