EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Poczta Polska

Poczta Polska

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Warszawa; Mazowieckie; Centralny
Location of affected unit(s): Warsaw


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
53 - Postal and courier activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 23-04-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-07-2021
Planned Job Creation: 270

Additional Information

Poczta Polska, the Polish national postal operator, has announced that it plans to hire 270 additional employees at its sorting office in Warsaw in 2021. The applications can be submitted until the end of April 2021. The programme is related to the new EU’s customs and tax regulations for shipments from outside the EU which will come into force on 1 July 2021. In Poland, Poczta Polska will be responsible for the process of filing electronic customs import declarations. Poczta Polska is to provide special training for new staff.

As of December 2020, Poczta Polska employed about 78,000 people across the country. Previous restructuring programmes announced in recent years: February 2019 (120 jobs created), June 2019 (190 jobs created),  August 2019 (360 jobs created), January 2020 (700 jobs cut), October 2020 (3,500 jobs cut) and January 2021 (2,000 jobs cut).