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Safran Nacelles
Burnley,BB10 2TQ

Overview and opportunities

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With a flourishing activity in all the commercial aviation sectors, Safran Nacelles recruited more than 200 employees in 2016, bringing the total number of personnel worldwide to 3,800.

The Safran Nacelles trades cover all industry sectors - from design, development, engineering, management and production to product support - and are located in France, the UK, Germany, Morocco and Russia, as well as in the USA, China and the United Arab Emirates through its joint ventures, Nexcelle, SAVI Nacelles and AMES. Safran Nacelles also offers a wide variety of jobs in many different fields. With a complete range of products from the business jet to the long haul commercial aircraft, Safran Nacelles gives its talents the opportunity to evolve along with the greatest aircraft & engine manufacturers and operators all over the world.

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Training & Progression

One of Safran Nacelles' priorities is the fulfillment and professional development of its talents and to this end, the company gives its teams the means to develop their skills and know-how: the company devotes more than 4.5% of its payroll to professional training (+38,000 hours of training given each year).

We support you to train you, and help you grow and develop your skills

  • 77% of employees in France take at least one training course per year
  • 4% of the annual payroll invested in training
  • 1.6 million hours of training provided worldwide in 2016
  • 4,000 training programs offered, in all areas


Innovate for the Future

State-of-the-art technology and innovation at Safran Nacelles - serving technological and environmental performances - are embodied in numerous leading-edge fields, from composite materials to acoustics, from the Resin Transfer Molding (RTM) process and its application, to metal alloys and a more electric aircraft.

  • Safran is one of the TOP 100 GLOBAL INNOVATORS as ranked by Clarivate Analytics
  • Nearly 11% of sales invested in R&D
  • More than 15% of the company's workforce is involved in research and development, to invent the technologies of tomorrow.


Join Safran

We support you to discover your vocation - Safran offers 33 different job families, from research to production, as well as sales and support functions (quality assurance, finance, human resources, etc.).

  • 4,000+new hires in 2017
  • 60%+of employees involved in production
  • 50%+of new hires are under 29 years old
  • 4th leading recruiter of young engineers in France (Ranking Les Echos 2016)
  • We support you working in a multicultural environment
  • Nearly 58,000 employees worldwide


Classification / Attributes

  • Roles:Engineering, Business, Maintenance, Specialist Areas, Operations
  • Entry routes:Graduate Scheme, Experienced Hire, School Leavers, Direct Entry, Apprenticeships
  • Size:Large
  • Areas:North West,Europe


  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Composites
  • Design engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials
  • Non destructive testing
  • Research & Development
  • Structures
  • Quality Engineer
  • Supply Chain Management

Further information

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