EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Austria
Region: Linz-Wels; Oberösterreich; Westösterreich
Location of affected unit(s): Marchtrenk


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
28.1 - Manufacture of general-purpose machinery
Number Employed: 3766
Group: TGW Logicstics Group

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 24-09-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 24-09-2021
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2021
Planned Job Creation: 850

Additional Information

The austrian plant manufacturer TGW has announced to hire 850 additional employees at the company's production site in Marchtrenk, Upper Austria. The employees will be hired in the current business year. The company is looking for software developers and mechatronics engineers. Harald Schröpf, chairman of the executive board, spoke of a challenging yet outstanding year, as the pile of orders has reached the volume of € 1,1 billions for the first time. He also acknowledged the industry's competition for qualified employees, but deems TGW to be an attractive employer.