Internal restructuring
Poludniowy; Slaskie; Rybnicko-jastrzebski
Location of affected unit(s)
Mining / Quarrying
Mining And Quarrying
Mining Of Coal And Lignite
05 - Mining of coal and lignite

1,530 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
1,530 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
31 January 2007
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 December 2007


Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa (JSW), a mining group, has launched its recruitment drive for 2007. It plans to hire 1,530 workers before the end of the year, approximately the same number that will leave work on health grounds or on retirement. In 2006, JSW hired 1,300 persons.

According to information as of July 2007, Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa hired 716 employees in the first half of 2007. During the same period, 695 employees left the company due to retirement or illness, and another 69 were dismissed on disciplinary grounds. As a result, employment at JSW currently stands at 19,282.


  • 31 January 2007: Wirtualny Nowy Przemysł Webside (www.wnp.pl)
  • 12 July 2007: Wirtualny Nowy Przemysł Webside
  • : (praca.wnp.pl)


Eurofound (2007), Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa, Internal restructuring in Poland, factsheet number 64866, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/64866.