Debrecen. The construction of first buildings of future BMW Group Plant Debrecen, such as central office building and training center will start with the beginning of 2022. After extensive site preparation construction of the onsite infrastructure has been conducted throughout 2021. Activities such as piping for rainwater, water installations energy supply as well as roads and parking lots are ongoing on site. From the middle of the decade vehicles with full electric drives will be running off the production line.
The focus of the BMW Group facility and construction team in 2022 will be the raising of several non-technology buildings especially for planning, qualification, training, human resource as well as management functions. Tender processes for the construction of technology buildings such as press shop, body in white shop, paint shop and assembly will be opened in the next months.
"Our plant project team together with the City of Debrecen have done an excellent job. The cooperation with the representatives of the city of Debrecen and the Hungarian government is very professional, all agreements are fulfilled. I am also very satisfied with the progress of the construction on our own site”, says Michele Melchiorre, CEO of BMW Manufacturing Hungary Kft.: "With the start of building construction beginning 2022 we will see the next phase in developing our new plant.”
The BMW Group is building its first plant for the Neue Klasse in Debrecen. From the middle of the decade, vehicles with an architecture that is uncompromisingly geared to electric drives will be running off the production line.
Currently a team of around 20 associates in Debrecen is managing various human resources, facility management, sustainability, financial and planning activities. To accompany the upcoming next phase of construction, additional career opportunities will be offered. Current focus will be on job fields as human resources, facility management, finance and purchasing.
All local job vacancies will be released via BMW GroupPlant Debrecen career page https://www.bmwgroup.jobs/hu. Please note, that this is the only valid channel for recruitment activities.
As the focus is now the construction of first buildings, job offers will be connected to related job fields. Job assignment related to production will be offered at a later point of time.