EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech

Company/Organisation:
Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech

Geographic Location

Country: Czechia
Region: Moravskoslezsky; Moravskoslezsko
Location of affected unit(s): Nošovice

Company

Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.1 - Manufacture of motor vehicles
Number Employed: 2600

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-09-2010
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2011
Foreseen End Date: 01-07-2011
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech has announced its plan hire about 1,000 new employees for the launch of the three-shift operation for the production of the new model ix 20 starting in the middle of 2011. Recruitment will begin in January 2011, in order to provide vocational training to employees. Currently, the firm employs 2,600 people.