Η Volkswagen και η Chrysler, ανακοίνωσαν ότι θα προσλάβουν 200 άτομα η πρώτη και 1.800 η δεύτερη στα εργοστάσια τους στην Αμερική. Τα 200 της Volkswagen θα προστεθούν στα 2.500 άτομα του εργοστασίου της Chattanooga. Τα 200 άτομα θα προσληφθούν ώστε να αυξηθεί η παραγωγή αυτοκινήτων από τα 31 οχήματα ανά ώρα που ισχύει σήμερα στα 35.

Η Chrysler θα προσλάβει 1.800 άτομα στο εργοστάσιο της στη πόλη Belvidere το τρίτο τρίμηνο του 2012. Αυτό ανακοίνωσε ο ίδιος ο Sergio Marchionne την περασμένη Πέμπτη κατά την διάρκεια εορτασμού του εργοστασίου. Τα άτομα αυτά θα αποτελούν την τρίτη βάρδια του εργοστασίου έτσι ώστε να κατασκευάζουν το νέο Dodge Dart. Το εργοστάσιο αυτή τι στιγμή έχει 2.700 υπαλλήλους όπου μαζί με τους νέους 1.800 θα φτάσει στα τέλη του 2012 να έχει δυναμικό 4.500 υπαλλήλους.

[Πηγή: Volkswagen, Chrysler]

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Chattanooga, Tenn – Volkswagen Group of America, Chattanooga Operations, LLC today announced the company is creating 200 new jobs at its Tennessee manufacturing facility.

The positions are needed as Volkswagen Chattanooga increases production capacity from 31 to 35 cars per hour. The new jobs will be integrated into Volkswagen’s current two-shift operation and filled by full-time Volkswagen employees.

“We have had good success hiring local people who can work together as a team to build our cars safely and with the highest quality,” said Hans-Herbert Jagla, Executive Vice President of Human Resources, Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Operations, LLC. “Now, we are excited to have 200 more people join our team.”

The Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga currently employs more than 2,500 people, about 2,000 by Volkswagen and additional 500 by Aerotek, the company’s staffing partner.

“These 200 new positions are all full-time Volkswagen jobs ,” said Ryan Rose, General Manager of Human Resources. “We will use this opportunity to hire many of our current Aerotek contract employees. So, Aerotek will be recruiting to fill full-time contract production positions that will open up as a result.We will also be hiring additional supervisors and engineers – so there are a lot of opportunities.”

Applicants for production positions must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, and have legal authorization to work in the U.S. Interested candidates can apply online with Aerotek at www.aerotektn.com. Aerotek will select candidates to move to the assessment process, including practical hands-on testing.

Candidates for professional positions like Production Supervisors, Engineers, and IT Specialists should apply online with Volkswagen at www.vwjobschattanooga.com.

Chrysler Group Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne Speaks during Celebration Event at Belvidere (Ill.) Assembly Plant

Sergio Marchionne, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Chrysler Group LLC, announced today that the Company will add about 1,800 jobs at its Belvidere (Ill.) Assembly Plant, which includes the addition of a third crew and hundreds of jobs for the production of the all-new Dodge Dart, by the third quarter of 2012. Mr. Marchionne confirmed the plans during a ceremony at the plant with Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, Belvidere Mayor Frederic Brereton, UAW Region 4 Director Ron McInroy and hundreds of employees. Please visit the link below for the full text version of his remarks.