EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Frankfurt am Main, Kreisfreie Stadt; Darmstadt; Hessen
Location of affected unit(s): Frankfurt am Main


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
52.2 - Support activities for transportation
Number Employed: 22000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 09-03-2018
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 09-03-2018
Planned Job Creation: 900

Additional Information

The German airport operator Fraport AG announced it will hire 1,800 new employees in Frankfurt as soon as possible. Half of those jobs will be due to natural fluctuation, but the other half will be actual new jobs. Among others, Fraport is looking for firemen, paramedics and mechatronics engineers, but is also looking for new and lateral entrants in all other departments.

Fraport currently has 22,000 employees in Frankfurt.