Kia and PSA to hire 2,100 people by the end of the year

CARMAKERS Kia and PSA Peugeot Citroen are in the midst of massive recruitment drives and plan to hire more than 2,100 people by the end of this year, especially for factory jobs such as assembly line operators, production experts and maintenance staff.

Both plants plan to start production this year. The carmakers currently employ over 3,100 people, the Pravda daily wrote.

Kia in Žilina wants to hire another 800 people between April and December, while PSA in Trnava intends to hire 1,310 people.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
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