Toyota Motor Manufacturing France (Toyota Valenciennes) has just announced the launch of a recruitment campaign of 500 operators which will increase its workforce to 4,500 people by 2020. This campaign will enable the Valenciennes site to start production of vehicles based on the new TNGA architecture for which investments of 300 million euros are currently committed. This project announced in January 2018 is concretized by a gradual modernization of the various workshops with work that will continue over the coming months.
18-month fixed-term contracts
In accordance with the company's recruitment policy, the 500 new production agents will be recruited without any requirement for a diploma or professional experience and will be offered for the most part an 18-month fixed-term contract. Each new recruit will undergo an adapted training of 3 to 4 weeks at the training center located on the site of Toyota and on line of production.
3,600 permanent jobs by 2020
At the same time, the company is continuing hiring on permanent contracts: from 2,938 in January 2018 to 3,150 today and with a target of 3,600 by the end of 2020. " The Valenciennes site is entering a new era with the industrialization of the TNGA architecture that will enable us to produce the vehicles of the 2020s. The recruitment campaign we are starting will bring our workforce to a size never reached since the beginning of the year. site in 2001. This demonstrates both the vitality of Toyota's sales in Europe and the group's confidence in a high-performance site with a motivated, competent staff ready to meet the challenges ahead. "Said Luciano Biondo, President of Toyota Motor Manufacturing France.