EADS, most attractive employer in Spain

Madrid22 April 2013

From left to right: José Maria Palomino – Head of Corporate Social Responsibility; Mariano Alonso – Head of Human Recourses Airbus and EADS in Spain; Felipe Rubio – Head of AM  and AOSL Labor Relations and Social Polices. Copyright: Pablo Cabellos del Sol From left to right: José Maria Palomino – Head of Corporate Social Responsibility; Mariano Alonso – Head of Human Recourses Airbus and EADS in Spain; Felipe Rubio – Head of AM and AOSL Labor Relations and Social Polices. Copyright: Pablo Cabellos del Sol

Human Resource Company Randstad has confirmed that EADS in Spain has an excellent reputation as an employer, ranking the European aerospace and Defence Group as the most attractive company to work for across all business sectors in Spain. Additionally, EADS also came out as as the most popular employer in Spain’s Industrial sector.

The fourth edition of the Randstad Awards in Spain polled around 7000 people in Spain, with different characteristics of gender, region, age and education level. The research also includes the opinion of students, employees and unemployed people between the ages of 18 and 65.

“We are very proud to receive this award. Thanks to its strong business and despite the difficult environment that we are facing in Spain, EADS offers the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology and innovative products and services in a leading company with long -term perspectives and stability”, said Mariano Alonso, Head of Human Resources at EADS in Spain, during the official event that took place on the 18th April in Madrid.

EADS has a strong presence in Spain with around 11.000 people working for the four divisions of the Group – Airbus, Astrium, Cassidian and Eurocopter. In 2012 EADS’ workforce in Spain increased with around 300 recruitments and for 2013 this positive trend will continue, with plans to recruit a further 400 people.

Most of the new recruitment will be focused on the engineering field, especially in Stress and Structural Analysis, Structural Design, Systems Engineering, Architecture, Avionics, Electronic and Electrical Systems, Lean Experts and Supply Chain, Quality Field Engineers, production staff and cyber-security.

In Spain, EADS has been increasing its workforce since its creation in 2000, offering multicultural and international opportunities. For career opportunities in Spain, and at EADS sites around the world, interested candidates should visit the EADS Careers website at http://www.jobs.eads.com/.

About EADS

EADS is a global leader in aerospace, defence and related services. In 2012, the Group – comprising Airbus, Astrium, Cassidian and Eurocopter – generated revenues of € 56.5 billion and employed a workforce of over 140,000.

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