EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Keolis Lyon

Company/Organisation:
Keolis Lyon

Geographic Location

Country: France
Region: Rhône; Rhône-Alpes; Centre-Est
Location of affected unit(s): Lyon

Company

Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
49.31 - Urban and suburban passenger land transport
Number Employed: 4500
Group: Keolis

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 29-04-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 30-04-2019
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2019
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Keolis Lyon, a subsidiary of the public transport group Keolis has announced it will recruit 500 new employees (same number as in 2018) by 2019 for TCL, the public transport network of the city of Lyon. Keolis Lyon (4,500 employees) carries 1.7 million passengers per day. Keolis is continuing its development and the recruitments are made in response to retirements and ever-increasing ridership in the network, as well as the planned opening of new lines. The positions sought include operating positions and maintenance agents. 

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