After two major recruitment plans in the last two years, Groupe Beneteau plans to recruit nearly 300 people in France in the 2019-2020 financial year.
As part of the generational transition, the Vendée-based boatbuilding subsidiary SPBI will recruit this year more than 200 people including 160 for boatbuilding jobs and about 60 technicians and production managers.
In the Bordeaux region, the subsidiary Construction Navale Bordeaux plans to recruit 70 new staff members including 60 for boatbuilding jobs.
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About Groupe Beneteau
Groupe Beneteau stands out in Europe and worldwide thanks to its longevity and its exceptionally diverse range of products.
Founded in 1884, the family-owned yard has evolved over time, from fishing vessels to leisure boating, then diversifying into new industrial sectors. The Group has developed unique skillsets and technical know-how. Today, through its Boat and Housing business lines, its activities are truly international.
As the boating industry's global market leader, Groupe Beneteau, through its Boat division’s 11 brands, offers some 180 recreational boat models serving its customers’ diverse navigational needs and uses, from sailing to motorboating, monohulls and catamarans.
Leading the European leisure homes market, the three brands from the Group's Housing division offer a comprehensive range of leisure homes, lodges and pods that combine eco-design with high standards of quality, comfort and practicality.
With its international industrial capabilities and global sales network, the Group employs nearly 7,500 people, primarily in France, the US, Poland, Italy and China.