Logistic Engineer H/F

The world leader in the design and production of high-tech batteries, Saft (4300 employees worldwide, including 1450 in France spread over 4 sites), has been part of the Total group since 2016. Saft works with a network of global partners and their batteries power equipment in a wide range of sectors, from aerospace and rail to energy and electronics.

Since 2018, Saft has been leading a European alliance to develop the solid-state battery of the future, which means a significant investment in R&D. Well underway, this project needs more Logistics Engineers who are passionate about working on developing the technology of tomorrow.

Saft needs employees who love to work on a wide range of applications and projects that provide daily challenges.
Batteries play a crucial role in the energy transition; that’s why Saft aims to develop new environmentally friendly solutions and to reduce their carbon footprint.

To support their growth and development, Saft is recruiting Logistics Engineers, based in Nersac (16) near Angoulême or in Bordeaux (33).

Under the Industrial Manager of SSBP (Solid-State Batteries Program) project or Plant Manager, you will be the leader to implement all good logistic rules for the project in Nersac for pilot line and later for mass production lines.

Also, you will interface with suppliers, purchase team, and Industrial team to optimize the supply chain and operations in future workshops.

In addition to that, your main missions will consist in:

  • Specify the rules for components supply chain
  • Specify the rules for product supply chain
  • Specify all packaging for components supply and products in phase with the Industrial, Development and Purchase Teams. The plan is to use AGV (Automatic Guided Vehicule) in future workshops.
  • Specify all size of storage and WIP (in accordance with the Plant Simulation software and standards of calculation and management).

Required profile:
With an engineering master’s degree (specialized in automatism), you have experience in supply chain position. You have technical skills in mass production (automotive for example) and have already worked as supply chain engineer or manager.

You are used to work with Agile methods (Obeya, SCRUMB...)

You have a strong appetence for the study of new processes.

In addition to your technical skills, you also demonstrate an excellent problem solving, analytical skills and adaptability to change, good anticipation skills, a high sense of organization and customer/supplier service, a spirit of initiative and a results-oriented approach. Also, you have good spoken and written skills (capacity of being concise and clear)

Due to the international environment of the project, travels are to be expected (once or twice a month; Europe and Asia) and English proficiency is essential.

Working in a team and in an international environment stimulate you and you are a good communicator? You would like to use your knowledge while gaining experience in the field of energy storage? Don't wait any longer, apply!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.