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Young graduates at Air Liquide

Talents of the future

At Air Liquide, we believe that our fresh graduates need exposure to a broad set of experiences to equip them with the skills and knowledge necessary to drive performance and integration among business functions.

We take pride in our commitment to grow and develop our young talents. Our graduate programs in different parts of the world provide opportunities in a variety of different positions within the Group. These programs serve as a springboard for your professional journey, allowing you to be a part of our diverse talent pool.

Gain experience, discover our culture with ALLEX Program

The ALLEX (Air Liquide Leading EXcellence) training and development program offers a cross-functional exposure within and across business functions to provide a holistic view of the company. The program aims at integrating fresh graduates into the Group to build their leadership and business acumen through a challenging, fast-paced rotation experience at the early stages of their professional career. This is your chance to combine an interesting entry position with a graduate program.

  • Short-term rotations that will fast-track development and give a taste of different job areas in different geographies within our Group

  • Learning & Development

  • Site visits, team building and fun!

  • Networking and interaction with senior management, group discussions and workshops

  • Discovery of different ways of working across international cultures

Two possible paths

The ALLEX program in the United States offers two possible paths. The Traditional Path, is a 18-month graduate program consisting of three 6-month rotations with a strong emphasis in operations, technical and business. The Technical Path, is a 18-24 month graduate program consisting of predefined rotations working in Operations either in the office and in the field.

Eligibility & Application process

  • Must be pursuing undergraduate engineering degree (Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical) with a graduation date of December (current year) or May (of the following year)
  • Eligible to work in the US without sponsorship now and in the future
  • Able to relocate to any facility in the U.S. during and post program

Different countries, new opportunities

You start by taking up a position in a country in Europe. You will hold this position throughout the ALLEX program which lasts around 2 - 2.5 years. It can be a function in different job domains such as marketing and sales, operations, finance, project management, etc. During the program, you will have two 3-month international missions within Europe. The first mission takes place after one year, the second after two years. This gives you the opportunity to discover a new culture while expanding your network.


  • You are a recent graduate with less than 36 months of full time work experience
  • You are dynamic, curious and have the ambition to develop within the Group and internationally.
  • You are fluent in English
  • You have the necessary work permit in your country of assignment.

How to apply

  • Click on the button below to access our Careers platform and type "Allex" in the search bar to obtain a list of current vacancies.
  • It is also possible to transform a classic position into an ALLEX position. You can discuss this with the hiring manager when you apply.
  • You can join the ALLEX program at any time of the year.

Launch your career with the ALLEX program in Europe today!

Apply now

Do you have what it takes for ALLEX?

Go beyond borders with the International Volunteer Program (for European citizens)

In partnership with Business France, the V.I.E. program (Volontariat International en Entreprise) is an opportunity for young graduates from the European Economic Area to go beyond borders and experience a full-time responsibility working for Air Liquide while discovering new cultures and languages.

You will have a mission varying from 12 - 24 months in one of the numerous countries where Air Liquide is present (except for France). You will gain hands-on experience in a technical or business function alongside passionate teams. We offer an incredibly diversified range of projects and missions, reflecting the variety of our businesses and activities (Digital Transformation, Finance, Project Management, Human Resources, Business Analysis, Engineer and more). Ready to boost your international career with us?

What is in store for you?

  • Participating in meaningful projects that contribute to our position in the industry
  • Networking opportunities in an international environment
  • Enriching experience with on-the-job learning
  • Discovery of different ways of working across different cultures
  • Experience Air Liquide’s BeActEngage culture
  • Exclusive opportunity to have a permanent contract with us after the assignment

Discover Laurie's V.I.E. experience at Air Liquide in Singapore

Do you have what it takes?

  • Citizen of Europe Economic Area including Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein
  • Below 28 years of age
  • Graduated with a Master’s degree
  • Passionate about working with people from different backgrounds and cultures
  • Open-minded and ready to adapt to a new environment and ways of working
  • Appetite for challenges and eager to drive changes in the organisation

Interested in finding out more about the key steps in the recruitment process for internships, apprenticeships and permanent contracts, how to grow at Air Liquide as a young graduate, and career prospects within the Group?  Discover in this video the tips of our experts, Eva Charbit, Talent Acquisition Manager and Johann Dumser, Air Liquide CO2 Europe Production & Supply Chain Director, to join Air Liquide!

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