EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Czech Republic
Region: Jihocesky; Jihozapad
Location of affected unit(s): Temelín


Sector: Utilities
Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
35.11 - Production of electricity
Number Employed: 1288

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 19-01-2020
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 19-01-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

ČEZ, the largest electricity producer in the Czech Republic, plans to hire about 100 people to the Temelín nuclear power plant in 2020. The nuclear power plant, which currently employs 1,288 people, is looking for people to fill positions related to security, technology management and facility care. The company also needs IT, specialists and new operators. 

During the recruitment process, the firm cooperates with technical universities. The cooperation includes scholarships for selected students. The amount depends on the study year and study results. The maximum amount may exceed CZK 80 thousand (€3 thousand as at 24 January 2020) per academic year.