EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Johnson Electric

Johnson Electric

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Centralny slaski; Slaskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Będzin


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of electrical equipment
27 - Manufacture of electrical equipment

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-04-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-09-2016
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

Johnson Electric, provider of motors and motion components, has announced that it will create about 1,000 jobs at its new production facility in Będzin. The factory is expected to be operational in September 2016. The unit, totaling 9,600 m2, will produce engines, switches and control systems for a range of industries, including automotive, home appliance and medical applications.

Johnson Electric is one of the largest providers of motion components and control systems for the automotive industry. The company employs over 40,000 people in 30 countries.