EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Airbus

Company/Organisation:
Airbus

Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Location of affected unit(s): Hamburg-Finkenwerder, Bremen, Stade

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
30 - Manufacture of other transport equipment
Group: EADS

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 14-05-2010
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2011
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Airbus Germany will recruit 1000 new staff for company's production facilities at Hamburg-Finkenwerder, Bremen and Stade. Airbus management representative reported that there will be 800 new jobs in Hamburg-Finkenwerder and 200 more in Bremen and Stade. Planned job creation will be realised in order to meet the increasing demand in orders ( at the Finkenwerder plant, 40 instead of 36 A320 planes will be produced). The new job positions will primarily be in engineering, project management and customer services.