The company «egged», the leading public transport operator in Israel, the company conducts for-hire drivers, and promises a prize of up to 20,000 shekels each new employee who will be hired in August of this year. The award will also get drivers who will recommend their friends to work. The press service of «Egged» notes that adopted in most firms the high-tech system «each encourages the other,» used in the company «egged» for the first time.
Currently, the public transport system in Israel is experiencing an acute personnel crisis that affects the entire bus company. According to various estimates, the shortage of professional drivers across the country is from 3,000 to 3,500 people. For this reason, the impact on the quality of the service, and it is not always possible to bring the route all planned flights. The company’s personnel problem particularly acute in Jerusalem, where, in particular, announced the biggest prize.
The program «encourages Each other». Drivers and managers of the company «egged», which is recommended for a driver with a valid licensed to drive a bus, will receive a bonus of 1,000 shekels after 3 months of employment.
Encouraging prizes. New drivers who be employed until the end of August will receive a bonus of 5,000 shekels at the end of 12 months of full-time (for all branches except the branch of har Nof and Ha-Uma in Jerusalem, where a special program).
Jerusalem — a special award. New drivers, who will begin work in the branches of har Nof and Ha-Uma in Jerusalem until the end of this year (31.12.17) will receive a bonus of 20,000 shekels with a commitment to work at least two years.
AVI Friedman, Chairman of the Secretariat, a civilian, said: «We went to serious investments to attract new employees and resolving personnel issues and undertake to provide its employees with the best in the industry conditions and confidence in the future, in the framework of the collective labour agreement».
The press service of «Egged» also reports that for those wishing to obtain the right to drive the bus there are special programs for training in the transport College egged. For all questions please contact the HR Department of the company «egged» email: MichalL@Egged.co.il .