1 minute read - 27th January 2023
Airbus to recruit more than 13,000 people globally in 2023
Airbus has announced plans to recruit more than 13,000 people globally in 2023. The new hires will be instrumental in supporting its commercial aircraft ramp-up and meeting challenges in defence, space and helicopters. Around 7,000 of the new roles will be newly created posts across the company.
The new recruitment drive will be worldwide, with emphasis on technical and manufacturing profiles, as well as acquisition of new skills supporting the company’s long term vision, in areas such as new energies, cyber and digital.
Over 9,000 of these posts will be in Europe, and the rest throughout its global network. A third of the total recruitment will be allocated to recent graduates.
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Thierry Baril, chief human resources & workplace officer at Airbus, said: “In 2022, we welcomed more than 13,000 new employees within Team Airbus around the world, in a complex environment which tested our resilience and attractiveness as a global employer. Following the success of our recruitment last year, we will hire over 13,000 employees again in 2023. We call on talented individuals from all over the world to join us in our journey to make sustainable aerospace a reality and to help us build a better, more diverse and inclusive workplace for all our employees.”
Airbus currently employs more than 130,000 people across its businesses worldwide. Airbus was recently awarded Top Employers certification in Europe, North America and Asia Pacific by the Top Employers Institute, a global independent authority on recognising excellence in people management and HR policies.
To learn more about the broad range of opportunities available at Airbus, potential applicants can visit: Airbus Careers