At thyssenkrupp, we have more than 155,000 employees in almost 80 countries. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing, and much more. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and cutting-edge technology. We want to give you an insight on who we are, what we do and how we do it.For example in New York: thyssenkrupp played an integral role in shaping the way people move in and around the iconic One World Trade Center. Combining a variety of customized solutions specific to the demands of such a momentous structure, thyssenkrupp designed and installed 12 escalators and 71 elevators at One World Trade Center, including the fastest in the Americas.
In November 2015 thyssenkrupp relaunched its brand - and now we have won the German "Marken Award" for our Relaunch. This has been a great experience of engineering. tomorrow. together.
We have engineers working all around the world, but for big projects they get together and join forces. Our colleague Hans Möbius is one of them. From his current workplace not far from New Orleans he explains how we collaborate across continents, time zones and cultures.
We all know that engineers bring a certain technological artistry to their work. But they can be real artists too, as our colleague Ulrich Schreier from Bremen. He’s a mechanical engineer and a sculptor with a passion for robots.
We truly believe that working together is what brings out the best in our company. So we had our employees share their together moment.
At thyssenkrupp, our diversity and size means that we can always offer you tasks that suit your skills, arouse your curiosity, and challenge you. In addition, we can offer you an environment you’ll love working in. Exciting projects, pioneering topics, and a shared goal: to make the world a better place every day – in big ways and in small ways, with our customers and with you. This is what we’re striving towards. And this is why we demonstrate openness, honesty, and respect for one another. Our shared value is reliability. We’re a team. And we’d be delighted if you consider joining us.
thyssenkrupp in North America
thyssenkrupp’s sales in the North America region came to €9.8 billion in the 2014/2015 financial year. This corresponds to 23% of our total volume, making North America the Group’s most important distribution market after Germany and Western Europe. Over 1,400 people work for thyssenkrupp in North America. With around 15,450 employees in the USA, thyssenkrupp is one of the largest multinational employers in the country. Along with the Elevators business area, which has grown continually over the recent years and especially in the USA, the Components Technology and Materials Services areas have a broad base in the North America region. The thyssenkrupp regional headquarters are in Chicago. – less