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Global Supply Chain

Graduate Engineer

Dr. Martens is a globally recognisable and culturally influential British brand, with over 60 years of rich heritage. As brand custodians, we are lucky to work for a dynamic, thriving, and ethical business, with people from diverse backgrounds, who bring their true selves to work, and where anyone can grow their career.

We are guided by three core values that are at the heart of everything we do: be yourself, act courageously, and show you care. They make us who we are and inspire us to push boundaries, embrace our individuality, and stand up for what's right.


Our product is steeped in history, and it is our role as brand custodians to protect it. The first boot, created by Engineers, started the iconic legacy we now have, and looking to the future, engineering is key to delivering the next 60 years. We’re looking to further build our capability in this space with a Graduate Engineer who will sit as part of our Global Supply Chain team reporting into Senior Engineering Manager.


Our Engineering team have been working to Capture, Evolve and Grow our manufacturing process and ways. To reinforce this, we are now looking for a Graduate engineer to come in help not only expand our work, but potentially find new directions and opportunities. This role is a 2 year contract.

As our Graduate Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting, maintaining and improving current Global Production.
  • Developing and delivering documentation around our current and future working practices.
  • Implementing Kaizen principles and driving efficiency and profit in Global manufacturing.
  • Researching, evaluating and developing to trial new processes and technologies.
  • Growing capabilities of wider supplier base by sharing knowledge and techniques.


Put simply, for this role the key things we’re looking for are:

  • A degree or other recognised qualification in manufacturing engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, robotics or similar.
  • Knowledge of engineering principles; knowledge of manufacturing principles would also be a bonus.
  • Knowledge of process mapping & documentation.
  • A keen interest in footwear manufacturing and a connection to our brand.


  • Welcome to the family free pair of Docs
  • 65% off all Docs
  • Award-winning ‘Buy As You Earn’ Dr. Martens share plan
  • Private healthcare
  • A dedicated culture team
  • 2 paid volunteer days per year

Are you ready to fill your boots? Apply now.

At Dr. Martens, we are committed to creating an environment in which we can all be our best and bring our authentic selves to work. We encourage applications, regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, veteran status, or disability. Diverse and inclusive teams have a positive impact on our brand; helping us to speak authentically to our consumers.

We strive to develop a business where our people can thrive and feel empowered to express themselves. Because we believe everyone should feel supported and included whatever their role in the Dr. Martens community.


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