How people and companies in Jena live interculturality
Every year, the i-work Business Award recognises companies in Jena that are exemplary in promoting intercultural openness in the business environment. The many practical examples from the i-work competition present the companies where integration succeeds in everyday working life and show how people at the workplace and beyond are committed to the cooperation of cultures. Would you like to learn more about how arriving in Jena and in your new job can be a success? Our blog series presents many interesting examples.
Meet Atefeh Javadzadeh here
Atefeh is originally from Iran and now works as a Head of FSG Production at FBGS Technologies GmbH in Jena. He tells us how JustOn makes it easier for international employees to start their new jobs and settle in Jena.
What do you like most about your work and your company?
I really like the fast pace, teamwork, colleagues, flexible schedule in my working place. Every day brings me a new challenge which can be exciting and unpredictable. Therefore, I keep learning on a daily basis.
What challenges were you faced with when you started? How did you overcome these challenges?
I have been the first international employee in the company. However, my boss and coworkers have been awesome integrating me into the small team. They are truly like a family and we are a great team. I really enjoy working with people who are excited about their professions.
How did your company support you the most?
I have received their complete trust, which allows me to do the perfect job. It creates many opportunities for new experiences.
Thank you very much for the interview and all the best for your future in Jena!
FBGS Technologies: About us
FBGS GmbH is a developer and manufacturer of high-strength fibre sensors and customised sensor solutions based in Germany / Belgium. FBGS GmbH has developed two unique and automated production processes that result in high quality components: Draw Tower Gratings – DTG® and FemtoSecond Gratings – FSG® with unique optical and mechanical properties. The products of FBGS GmbH are suitable for standard and customised applications in sectors such as the process, medical and transport industries.Visit company page