Nissan Sunderland produces some 500,000 vehicles a year, making us the biggest car manufacturing plant in the UK, exporting to over 100 international markets. Joining the team here will mean you become a part of a world-class operational facility.
Joining Nissan as a graduate in Sunderland gives you access to our outstanding benefits package, including a company car ownership scheme, 26 days’ annual leave and private healthcare.
Located in the North East of England, at Nissan Sunderland we are responsible for production of the Qashqai, Juke and Leaf. We produce some 500,000 vehicles a year which makes us the biggest car manufacturing plant in the UK, and export to over 100 international markets. All of this is made possible by our workforce of around 6,000 people, with support from additional contractors and suppliers.
As a graduate you will receive a mentor from day one, 6-monthly appraisals to support your development and formalised training at Nissan or in the Lake District. We develop your leadership, teamwork, assertiveness, presentation, financial and problem-solving skills to enable you to become a leader of the future.
We have a cross-functional and international environment where everyone pulls together in strong teams to deliver results. It’s a way of doing things that’s designed to bring out the best in every employee.
It’s about being open and showing empathy towards different views. It’s about embracing diversity and preferring clarity and simplicity to vagueness and hiding.
It’s about being passionate. Learning from every opportunity and helping us to create a continually improving business.
It’s about never being complacent and instead focusing on continuous benchmarking and outperforming our competition.
Above all, it’s about striving to achieve maximum results with minimum resources. We believe that, if you work hard enough, anything is possible, especially if everyone shares the same vision, values and aspirations.
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Starting at Nissan an exciting challenge, full of possibilities, and there will be a lot to take in at first. Here is where you’ll find all the information you need to get started, understand your new company, our culture and where to go when you need support or have a query. It’s great to have you on board and we hope you enjoy your journey with us.