Safran Seats USA

Premier Manufacturer of Airline Seats

  • Premier designer and manufacturer of airline seats
  • Manufactures economy, business and first class seats
  • It has world-renowned expertise in economy seats
  • Clients include United Airlines and American Airlines
  • Has been in Gainesville since 1967

The Kind of Employee We're Looking For...

Employees with natural ability, highly motivated, and an attention to detail. Must be forward thinking and be able to think through problems and make accurate decisions. Need to be teachable and have good communication skills.


Earning Potential

Safran Seats USA offers promotional opportunities, training and development, and opportunities for Tuition Reimbursement for relevant courses and degree plans.


Medical, Dental & Vision Plans, 401K, Personal/Sick Time, Vacation, Life Insurance and Long-term Disability Benefits. The Company provides Tuition Reimbursement offered through an accredited University to further your career.

Career Paths

Manufacturing, Fabrication, Engineering, Quality Assurance, Supply Chain, Human Resources, Information Technologies, Program Management and Logistics.

Education & Training

High School Diploma or equivalent minimum required. Higher education may provide opportunities for professional roles. College intern opportunities available. Safran Seats USA promotes training and learning to develop skills to gain increased responsibilities and growth within the company.

Jeff Barger

Executive VP

Jeff joined Safran Seats USA in January 2016 and has led the turnaround of the company to excellent operational performance and profitability, driving significant culture change. With 20+ years of experience in aerospace and aviation, Jeff believes that a strong culture of empowerment and accountability, along with consistent leadership are fundamentally critical to the success of any organization. Jeff holds an MBA from Auburn University and a BBA in Finance from Texas State University.

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