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Graduate - Mechanical Engineering M/F

Safran Manufacture / assembly and repair Gloucester , England , United Kingdom Fixed Term contract Full-time

Job Description

Safran is excited to launch its 2023 Graduate scheme in partnership with Roxel, and is looking for innovative problem solvers to join our Mechanical Engineering team. If this sounds like you, then we'd love to hear from you!
As one of the world's most innovative companies, Safran develops everything from jet engines, landing systems and helicopter flight controls, through to optronic systems, nacelles, seats and interiors.
By joining Safran, you'll have the chance to shape and influence our exciting future, as you learn from our experts and take part in ground-breaking projects.

Our UK Graduate Programme
Joining our global team, you'll be welcomed into a culture of continuous innovation, with unique projects and experiences to enjoy. The two-year Graduate programme typically consists of a number of placements potentially in different locations, helping you to fully experience and understand Safran, and the work we do. You'll complete these alongside our own Graduate training programme, coordinated by Safran University.

Engineering sits at the core of our organisation, with a range of opportunities that combine technical expertise, management and leadership. For our Mechanical Engineer Graduates, the scheme offers a unique opportunity to experience both aspects, helping you choose the right career path for you.

Over the two years, we'll give you a range of Engineering projects to deliver, along with formal training to help you develop technical expertise, influence people and manage effectively. You'll have the chance to work in partnership with other departments, to find the right solutions that meet our business strategic goals.

People development is a top priority for Safran as a multinational corporation. Our people are our most valued asset, as we aim to deliver high performing, safer, and more environmentally friendly technology solutions. Safran continually invest in developing our employees' skills and expertise, and support them throughout their careers.

What are the next steps?
If you're interested in the scheme, you can apply with a CV, by 30th November 2022
We'll hold Virtual Interviews on Microsoft Teams on weeks commencing 5th & 12th December 2022
If you're successful here, you'll join us for an Assessment Centre in Gloucester from week commencing 27th February 2023, after which we'll share the final outcome and feedback with you
Following this, if you're offered a place on the scheme, you'll visit your host site before the scheme begins in September 2023
Our Benefits
In addition to your starting salary of £29,000 per annum, we'll fully support you in your choice of professional studies to complement your ambition. As a valued member of our team, you'll also receive 25 days' holiday per year, and access to the following Safran benefits:
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Benefits Portal
• Health Scheme
• Share Scheme
• Competitive Pension Scheme offering 9% employer minimum

Job Requirements

We're looking for innovative and passionate Graduates, who are keen to make a difference within our Aerospace Engineering teams. Day to day, you'll enjoy working closely with others, using your communication skills to help you problem solve effectively.

To be eligible, you'll also need the following degree level qualification or equivalent:
• Minimum 2:1 MEng, BEng, or MSc, ideally within Mechanical, Aerospace, Materials or Systems Engineering

If you're successful, you'll need to complete some pre-employment checks before you start, as part of the Baseline Personnel Security Standard legal requirement. This will include a DBS record check and standard Right to Work checks, while some placements will also require National Security Vetting. We'll share more detail around these requirements in the application form.

Specificity of the job

Some UK and International Travel will be required

Locate your future workplace

Cheltenham Road East GL2 9QH


England United Kingdom

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