Piller receives accolade from Minister of Economic Affairs

The demographic development in Germany presents a challenge to all successful companies, now and in the future, and for many years Piller has implemented a variety of measures and activities in its human resources to achieve continued success.

At a recent official event, Piller was awarded a certificate by Mr Olaf Lies, the Minister of Economic Affairs in Lower Saxony,on behalf of the "demographiefest" (Agency for Demography) commending Piller's social partnership between the works council and the company management attributing to their success.

Minister for Economic Affairs Olaf Lies, Managing Director Dr. Detlev Seidel and Ingo Schlange, chairman of the works council during the award ceremony (from left to right).

Dr. Detlev Seidel, Managing Director Operations Piller Group said “Following on from the Award nomination as one of Lower Saxony’s top employers of 2013, this latest Award is confirmation that we are on the right path with our varied Personnel Management activities. We are especially proud of our excellent apprenticeship training programs, which in the technical field are getting more and more interesting for female apprentices, and of our processes relating to recruitment, employee qualification and knowledge transfer between younger and older staff members as well. By doing this, we can continue ensuring the best possible customer care by our highly qualified staff in all company areas.”