EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Opolskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Skarbimierz


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.32 - Manufacture of other parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 1270

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-08-2018
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 06-08-2018
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2019
Planned Job Creation: 230

Additional Information

Multinational producer of automotive components Adient (previously Johnson Controls) has announced that it will create 230 new jobs at its new production hall in Skarbimierz by the end of 2019. The unit will produce truck seats for MAN Truck&Bus.

The company has a global workforce of 85,000 members of staff working in 238 locations across 34 countries. Adient specializes in the production of car seats. It has been operating in Skarbimierz since 2013, employing about 1,270 people. The company has also production units in Świebodzin, Siemianowice Śląskie, Bieruń and Żory.

In June 2018, the company announced a restructuring programme resulting in a creation of 120 jobs in Siemianowice Śląskie.