LEAD Finance Rotational Program

Wabtec Corporation

Pittsburgh, PA


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

LEAD Finance Rotational Program – Wabtec Corporation  

The LEAD rotational program is the premier entry point into a career with Wabtec. The two-year finance track of the program is designed to accelerate members’ professional development through rotations in multiple finance functions and business units, continuing education, and frequent exposure to senior leaders across the business. Graduates of this program are the pipeline for future strategic and high-priority finance roles at Wabtec. Expected 2022 locations include Chicago, Pittsburgh, Fort Worth, and Paris.


  • Overall GPA greater than or equal to 3.0/4.0
  • Major GPA greater than or equal to 3.0/4.0
  • Willingness to relocate while on program

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills and proven leadership experience
  • Ability to be a team player while influencing others and leading impactful initiatives
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Process-improvement mindset; inclination to drive positive change within the organization
  • Time-management skills and ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
  • Relevant business and analytical coursework; understanding of business concepts and strategy
  • Prior intern or co-op experience in corporate finance

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.