Andreas Hoffmann
Economic Development Agency Brandenburg (WFBB)
Head of Department WFBB Labour - Specialists & Qualification
Tel: +49 331 - 704457-10
E-Mail: Send e-mail
Torsten Maerksch
Economic Development Agency Brandenburg (WFBB)
Head of Regional Office South Brandenburg and Deputy Head of Department of Regional Offices
Tel: +49 355 - 78422-14
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Andreas Lippert
Saxony Economic Development Corporation
Head of Department (Vice President) Acquisition, Inward Investment
Tel: +49 351 – 2138-211
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Motivated skilled workers in Lusatia
Success factor for investors

Lusatia has always been a place where people actively pitch in. The people here are motivated and efficient: experienced specialists and university graduates alike. The region has an above-average percentage of well-trained employees. Another efficient strength is the region’s excellent transport links, which provide rapid access to the European and East Asian markets. All in all, the perfect conditions for investors are complemented by the strong support by the districts’ economic development agencies as well the states of Brandenburg and Saxony.

Jobs with prospects

International companies such as BASF Schwarzheide, Lausitz Energie Bergbau AG, Lausitz Energie Kraftwerke AG as well as innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) for skilled and unskilled workers offer attractive jobs with prospects for the future. .

The "Fachkräfteportal Brandenburg" and the "Stellenmarkt Sachsen" offer comfortable possibilities for companies to find and acquire the required skilled employees from Germany and abroad. The online platforms provide an overview of current Brandenburg and Saxon vacancies in Lusatia and extensive information on working and living in both states.

Skilled, dedicated and outstandingly trained workers form the backbone of the region. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) as well as large global corporations benefit from the know-how of experienced specialists and well-trained young professionals.

Future professionals

Lusatian universities offer a wide range of labour market-oriented and classical courses of study. The mainfocus is on engineering sciences, construction, natural and environmental sciences, informatics, economics, healthcare and social sciences.

Year after year, numerous students graduate in Lusatia, including many engineers and business people. The influx of graduates from home and abroad means that multilingual applicants are also available to the job market.

Universities cooperate with regional and globally active companies in the transfer of knowledge and technology.