Siemens sweeps in Germany 2000 points. Affected is the suffering from the fall in commodity prices division process industry and drives and in this particular locations in Bavaria, as the company announced in Munich on Wednesday. Sites should remain however, despite the cuts, the job cuts should be implemented in a socially acceptable, Siemens announced.
In other countries, are to be deleted in Division Jobs , so that a total of 2,500 jobs even eliminated. The responsible only since last year Division Head Jürgen Brandes established the job cuts to the slump in commodity markets, which have led to a significant increase in competition especially from Asia. Alone half the cut correspond in Germany Jobs is affected by the bundling of certain product lines.
The region supplies about mining companies and companies that promote oil or gas and struggling with the fall in commodity prices. The headquarters of the division is in Nuremberg. According to information of the Bayerischer Rundfunk there is also the focus of job cuts are, it’ll go up to 700 jobs.
According to the IG Metall Bayern are at Bavarian sites more than 1,800 jobs will be deleted. Affected are Ruhstorf, Bad Neustadt and Nuremberg each with several hundred jobs, also Erlangen, Berlin and Austria.
Jürgen Wechsler, director of the IG Metall District of Bavaria, criticized that “since taking office always remains promised and invoked peace in the company of CEO Joe Kaeser further out. ” The job cuts Siemens respond “reflexively and without ideas” to market changes.
However, Siemens announced at the same time for the coming years a job growth at. Since introduced by CEO Kaeser Group restructuring is now complete, the company pushing ahead with the change to digital industrial enterprises. In the coming years, this would lead to worldwide every year at least 25,000 new hires, of which about 3,000 in Germany.
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