FEA Engineer, Bristol
Do you want to make a big difference to our world? We may make small parts but the difference they have on peoples' lives, is big. Our products are used all over the world in many industries from slip clutch applications in electric car doors improving safety, to bearing mounts in motors improving efficiencies and saving electricity.
What type of person are we looking for?
First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. We are also interested in you as an individual, what you can bring to the table. So if you would say yes to the majority of the points below, you'd probably be a great fit and we would be really interested to hear how we can bring your individuality to our great team:
You have a degree in Engineering (preferably Mechanical) or you have worked your way up becoming mechanically competent, knowing the theory and more importantly can put it into practice.
You have experience in both using FEA, ideally in industry, and with software programming. You enjoy identifying automation and improvement opportunities. (You may not immediately have all the practical skills we need - you will definitely have the passion to learn them).
You are interested in exchanging with customers and understand the importance of finding out their needs and requirements to make the project run successfully.
You understand and enjoy collaboration with other teams to reach a solution for our customers.Our product is unique and takes time to master. We're looking for someone who gets excited about the thought of mastering a subject and is willing to spend a significant period of time doing so.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to use their technical and software skills in a supportive, dynamic and forward-thinking environment. Working alongside a team of experienced FEA, concept and Application Engineers, you will be supported to help you grow and develop new skills.
You will have access to a great range of benefits including and not restricted to a bonus scheme, retirement savings plan with company contributions, 25 days' holiday with flexible options, tailored training programs, Cycle to Work, retail discounts, share ownership schemes and access to a salary sacrifice vehicle leasing scheme.
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We are an inclusive employer and keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, what football team you support, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!
We believe that working in a diverse business can be more enjoyable, teams can be more innovative, and make better decisions. We already employ many fantastic people from diverse backgrounds, but we still want to do more.
So, we are on a mission to make Saint-Gobain inclusive and accessible to all, with role models for you to look up to and learn from, no matter who you are! We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.
In our engineering group we recognise that we need to improve our diversity so would particularly welcome applications from Women and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates.
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