Job portal for the railway industry in Baden-Württemberg presented – SWR Aktuell

The Baden-Württemberg Transport Minister Hermann has presented a new job portal for the rail industry, where interested parties can find job offers. Around 600 vacancies at the railway transport companies in Baden-Württemberg are now listed in the job portal of the state’s own mobility brand “bwegt”. With this offer, the state wants to address specifically those interested in rail professions, said Transport Minister Winfried Hermann (Greens). The rail industry has a promising future and also offers many opportunities for career changers. The area has been suffering from a lack of staff for years, every seventh train cancellation in regional traffic is due to a lack of employees. According to the Ministry of Transport, several thousand positions are vacant. In addition to train drivers, there is a lack of customer advisors, engineers and electricians.