EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Knapp AG

Knapp AG

Geographic Location

Country: Austria
Region: Südösterreich
Location of affected unit(s): Hart, Leoben, Dobl, Raaba-Grambach and Klagenfurt


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
52 - Warehousing and support activities for transportation
Number Employed: 5000
Group: Knapp AG

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-02-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-03-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2022
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

The Austrian tech-company Knapp AG, a provider of warehousing and logistics solutions, is looking for additional 500 employees in Austria. The new workers should have a background in software development, mechatronics, engineering or business administration and will be deployed in various locations in Southern Austria (Hart, Leoben, Dobl, Raaba-Grambach and Klagenfurt). An additional 500 employees will be recruited for the company's foreign branches. The recruitment has already started. 

Knapp AG has a global network of 5,000 employees.