Locked content Automotive firm to hire 250 people in Warmińsko-Mazurskie

Ełk-based electric bundles manufacturer Zakład Elektrotechniki Motoryzacyjnej(ZEM) is planning to employ over 250 people in connection with the contract it signed with GM Motor Polska. ZEM will deliver electric bundles to Opel Astra newest model. The production will launch next month. Currently, the...

Locked content GUS: Employment rate up by 0.9% y/y

Employment in the enterprise sector grew by 0.9 percent year-to-year, to 5.58 million, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) announced on Thursday. The average monthly salary in the sector increased by 2.5 percent to PLN 4,039 gross , stated GUS.  The analysts surveyed by the ISBNews agency expected ...

Locked content Job change rate highest in EU – Randstad

A recent survey by Randstad showed that 27 percent of employed Poles have changed jobs in the last six months, the Polish Press Agency reported. This is the highest percentage  in the EU. Among the major reasons of changing jobs were: seeking better employment conditions (26 percent), personal need ...

Locked content Poland lagging behind in employment of disabled

Only 23 percent of disabled Poles who are able to work are currently employed,  reported Polish Radio citing a report from the Educational Research Institute.  Meanwhile the EU average for disabled employment stands at 50 percent. Polish employees are reluctant to hire disabled employees and are oft...

Locked content Airbus to hire 250 people in Radom

Airbus Helicopters is going to construct its next production plant in Radom (Mazowieckie voivodeship) and hire 250 employees there, the local media reported. In line with the firm’s strategy, Radom is to become a crucial center of its development. The scientists at Kazimierz Pulaski University...

Average salary up by 3.2% y/y in May – GUS

The average monthly salary in Poland grew by 3.2 percent in May (year-on-year) the Central Statistical Office (GUS) said in a press release on Wednesday. The employment rate increased by 1.1 percent y/y.

Locked content MoneyGram to employ nearly 300 people in Poland within two years

American money transfer company MoneyGram is going to employ 100 people at its Global Business Center (GBC) based in Warsaw this year, the ISBnews agency reported on Tuesday. Currently, 560 people are hired in the Polish capital, by the end of the next year, employment is to reach around 800 office ...

GUS: Salaries up by 3.7% y/y; employment by 1.1%

The average monthly salary in the Polish enterprise sector grew by 3.7 percent year-on-year and amounted to PLN 4,132 in April, according to data published by the Central Statistical Office (GUS) on Tuesday. In month-on-month terms salaries declined by 2.2 percent.

Locked content PKP Cargo to hire 1,000 train drivers

Polish freight company PKP Cargo plans to employ 1,000 train drivers in 2015-2016, said Adam Purwin, CEO of the company. The driver training program costs PLN 21 million per annum. “The whole railway sector in Poland is facing a generation gap in the profession of train drivers. We have identi...