EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Czech Republic
Region: Moravskoslezsky; Moravskoslezsko
Location of affected unit(s): Ostrava


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
49.10 - Passenger rail transport, interurban
Group: Student Agency

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-06-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 15-12-2019
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

The private Czech provider of passenger rail and bus transport RegioJet wants to create 150 new job vacancies in the Moravian-Silesian Region. This occurs as RegioJet will replace Czech Railways from 15 December 2019 and the company wants to create a fast train line for Bohumín-Brno. Therefore, the company's owner announced that they want to recruit skilled people as steward, team leader, engineer, mechanic or dispatcher and driver. The owner further mentioned that drivers have to be capable of driving the most modern multi-system locomotives in Europe. The recruitment day will take place on 8 June in Ostrava.