Bentley Motors’ Support For Crewe Engineering & Design UTC
About Bentley Motors
Bentley Motors is the most sought after luxury car brand in the world. The company’s headquarters in Crewe is home to all of its operations including design, research and development, engineering and production of the company’s four model lines, Continental, Flying Spur, Mulsanne and Bentayga. The combination of fine craftsmanship, using skills that have been handed down through generations, alongside engineering expertise and cutting-edge technology is unique to UK luxury car brands such as Bentley. It is also an example of high-value British manufacturing at its best. Bentley employs around 3,800 people at Crewe.
Potential Bentley Motor Careers
Bentley has a unique combination of skills, expertise, passion and pride across a wide range of disciplines. And the company prides itself on developing, nurturing and growing an engaged and motivated workforce. Bentley looks for exceptional people, who have passion, drive and integrity and who aren’t afraid to challenge and recognise the importance of right first time quality and continuous improvement. This drives the future of skills and knowledge, developing a new generation of Bentleys, sharing the same commitment to performance, quality and engineering excellence.
Why Bentley Motors Believes Crewe Engineering & Design UTC Is Important
The University Technical College in Crewe will enhance the local community, boosting skills, education and employability, for the benefit of individuals and many organisations. It will ensure a pipeline of new recruits with the right skills and knowledge to drive the long term success of the region.
What Bentley Motors Can Offer UTC Students
Bentley opens a window for people to explore their potential and develop their personal performance through a wide range of career programmes. The company offers traditional work placement but also development focused around team working, presentation, communication, networking and organisational skills.
Training And Continuous Improvement
Bentley is the number one luxury car manufacturer in the world, and still growing. Investment in people and development is key to continuing this growth. The company is going through its biggest ever focus on training and development, reinforcing its commitment to establishing a strong skill base in new technical competencies. Bentley is dedicated to developing its workforce helping every colleague to be as good as they can be, ensuring that they have every possible opportunity to improve, broaden and develop their skills.
Women In STEM
Bentley was one of the founding partners of the ‘Girls Engineering the Future’ campaign, an initiative focused on engaging female high school pupils studying STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects. Over the past two years, a 20 week programme was co-created and delivered by female Bentley STEM ambassadors at local schools. Initiatives like these prove vital to ensure the future attraction, engagement and recognition of women in the engineering industry.
Bentley also actively supports the development of female graduates in engineering by appointing professional mentors to guide and coach them as they work towards and achieve full chartered status of the IET and IMechE. Mentors also provide guidance, advice and motivation for women in engineering to further their career.
Awards And Recognition
Bentley was awarded Top Employer status for the fourth consecutive year in 2015, recognised for the company’s commitment and dedication to its 3,800 Colleagues and particularly praised for its focus on talent and personal development. In addition to Top Employer, Bentley also holds Investors in People Silver status, an accreditation which is acknowledged and registered as a trademark of excellence in people management and colleague development.
For more information on Bentley Motors visit their website.