Dover Corporation


“Our candidates build a broad supply chain skill set very early in their careers. Rotating through multiple Dover businesses gives them a diverse industry experience that would normally take several years to gain.”

SVP, Global Sourcing & Supply Chain


“SCDP is designed for talented individuals who aspire to be future supply chain leaders at Dover. Rotations through Dover’s diverse companies and a variety of functions provide well-rounded experiences and opportunities for growth, advancement and visibility.”

Director, Global Supply Chain

This program is a 24-month rotational leadership program consisting of 3 different assignments across Dover’s global business segments. In each assignment, participants will take meaningful supply chain functional roles at Dover’s various operating companies, as well as its corporate offices, for approximately 8 months each. The aim of the program is to develop and eventually place participants in key supply chain roles that align their area of expertise with Dover’s business needs.

With support and mentorship from the operating company (assignment lead) and Dover headquarter leadership, each assignment will offer a hands-on, supportive environment that fosters both formal and informal learning and development, while delivering business value.

Who we are looking for

Individuals looking to gain experience through functional role assignments and accelerated exposure to a broad array of supply chain challenges faced by Dover’s diverse businesses need look no further.

If these qualifications and attributes mirror your resume, this program may be a perfect fit:

  • Strong interest in supply chain management
  • Solid analytical skills and communication abilities
  • Geographical flexibility – open to relocate for rotational assignments
  • Team oriented and the ability to work in a global business environment
  • Bachelor degree (majors preferred, but not limited to):
    Supply Chain, Engineering, Business
  • New graduates or <2 years of relevant supply chain or industrial business related experience

Rotational Program for Supply Chain Development

Rotational Program for Supply Chain Development

Program completion requirements:

  • Experience in 3 Functional Areas
  • Assigned Training Curriculum
  • Excellent Performance

Assignments will focus on developing skills in a specific supply chain functional area, including:

  • Sourcing & Procurement
  • Planning & Scheduling
  • NPI Support
  • Materials & Inventory Management
  • Warehouse & Logistics
  • Strategic Initiatives

Dover: Since 1955 - Redefining what's possible

Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of over 29,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what’s possible.

Recruitment for the Supply Chain Development Program will resume in Fall 2016. Please check back at that time for further information on how to apply.