Elzbieta Z.

Warehouse Shift Leader
Nysa, Poland
Rechargeable Battery Materials
Working for umicore since 2021
"Umicore has provided me the opportunity to develop myself and it has been a true highlight for me."

Can you describe your role at Umicore?

I am a warehouse shift leader at Umicore in Nysa. Since I operate forklifts and machines, my job requires my physical and mental condition to be sharp every day.

What do you enjoy about your job?

I enjoy the fact that I am in contact with every department so that I know most of the people who work at the plant. I also like the relaxed atmosphere around co-workers. Last but not least, rapid problem solving and making sure everything runs smoothly give me energy. 

What do you enjoy about working for Umicore?

I feel that I am part of ‘something great’ and that I actively contribute to the development of the company.

Why did you want to join Umicore?

I wanted to join Umicore because the field of rechargeable batteries is a fast growing industry. 

What are you looking forward to when you leave for work in the morning?

I expect new challenges and an informal atmosphere.

What has been your highlight so far in your role at Umicore?

For me, personal growth is an important aspect of life. Umicore has provided me the opportunity to develop myself and it has been a true highlight for me.

Advice for new employees?

Do not be afraid of change and be open to new challenges! Additionally, know that it is important to comply to the health and safety regulations. We all want to get home safely every day.