EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Keolis Bordeaux

Company/Organisation:
Keolis Bordeaux

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Gironde; Aquitaine; Sud-Ouest
Location of affected unit(s): Bordeaux

Company

Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
49.31 - Urban and suburban passenger land transport
Number Employed: 2725
Group: Keolis (SNCF)

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 26-06-2020
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 210

Additional Information

The Bordeaux subsidiary of the transport group Keolis, TBM,  has announced the recruitment of 210 people this year on permanent and full-time contracts. Keolis Bordeaux manages the city's trams, buses, river shuttles and self-service bicycles. . More than 200 positions for bus and tramway drivers are to be filled and about ten agents for the maintenance of vehicles and infrastructures. TBM is continuing to expand its network, for example with the 4th tramway line, the D (14 km long), which was partially launched in mid-December before climbing to full capacity from 20 February this year. And with the extension work on line A of the tramway to Bordeaux Mérignac airport, a new link that will be operational in early 2022. 

The company currently employs  2,725 people, including 1,796 drivers. A previous recruitment was announced in 2019 with 210 job  created.