Europe's largest automobile manufacturer Volkswagen,greatly increase its workforce to achieve the goal of becoming the first automaker in the world, said its chairman, Martin Winterkorn said in an interview published today that specialized media
Now,Wolfsburg's group has about 435,000 employees around the world "But we assume that long term we will work to 500,000 people", stated the director of the magazine "Automotive News Europe."
However, Winterkorn stressed that the figure does not increase much because the automotive group has made a strong bid for productivity.
Just this year, Volkswagen contracted to 7,500 university students. "We have to get the best people. That's why we worry about the shortage of engineers in Germany," he said.
For months, the first European economic power reiterates that need skilled workers and invites all young people well trained to Cubiro the many vacancies.
Volkswagen wants to become the world number one in 2018 at the latest. And replace the Japanese Toyota.