Our employees – the basis of our success
Our employees are the FUCHS Group's most important resource. The knowledge, experiences and commitment of each individual staff member ensure successful business operations, innovative product solutions and satisfied customers.
The size and organizational structure of our company allow short communication and decision-making paths and thereby unbureaucratic cooperation between various specialist areas all over the world. For our employees this means a varied range of tasks and a wide range of possibilities to contribute their own ideas and develop both professionally and personally.
The FUCHS Group had 5,386 employees as at September 30, 2018, 113 of whom as trainees (5,203 with 125 trainees). The total workforce therefore increased by 183 or 3.5% year-on-year.
Regional workforce structure
- 3,785 people or 70% of the staff were employed abroad,
- 1,601 people or 30% of the staff were employed in Germany.
Functional workforce structure
- 44% of the total workforce is employed in Marketing and Sales,
- 10% in Research and Development,
- 15% in Administration,
- 31% in Production.