EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: World
Location of affected unit(s): Germany, World


Sector: Professional services
Legal, accounting, management, architecture, engineering, technical testing and analysis activities
71.2 - Technical testing and analysis
Number Employed: 20000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 12-05-2014
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-06-2014
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2014
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

The Germany-based international technical service group TÜV Süd has recently announced its plans to create 1,000 new jobs worldwide by the end of 2014. Half of the new positions will be created in Germany, whilst it is not yet known where the other positions will be based. The new positions will be mainly for quality and safety experts.
The company currently employs around 20,000 people worldwide, spread over 60 countries.

TÜV Süd announced that it had created 1,400 jobs globally in 2013 already; the current round of jobs creation is part of its plans to continue expansion and maintain its positive rate of growth.