Learning and Development

At Huntsman, career growth is fostered through on-the-job training and coaching, enriched with external and internal classroom training and workshops, overseas training and job rotation, and online training courses. Associates gain support from experts from other countries when they visit sites to help. We have excellent foundation courses for managers and a Talent Program where associates can be identified and developed for future roles. We offer courses in language training, personal effectiveness, team management, leadership, and personal mentoring for all levels of the organization. The Personal Development Program (PDP) defines personal targets and business expectations, and helps to review areas of improvement and define a path forward to improve. We help open the door for career opportunities through internal job placement.

Our international development programs include:

  • Foundation program to ensure all our future experts/managers/leaders have the same level of understanding on basic business concepts and terminology
  • Managers' development program to train up young managers/supervisors
  • Mentoring program/buddy program
  • Graduate management training program
  • Sales Capability Workshop
  • EHS and safety relevant training, Six Sigma, Project Management
  • International Leadership Program

Paul Machin, Site Manager, Duxford, UK
"Taking part in a number of courses has been very positive for me. This has not only allowed me to broaden my knowledge, but also to network with other divisional staff. Courses in Six Sigma, EHS management, and IOSH management have been relevant, interesting, and career-advancing."
- Paul Machin, Site Manager, Duxford, UK
Learning & Development