The garden equipment manufacturer and cordless tool specialist STIHL Tirol, a company of the German STIHL Group, is allocating its employees a share of its operating profit by paying staff a discretionary performance bonus for 2020. Staff will receive an average gross bonus of 1,200 euros. Clemens Schaller, the Managing Director of STIHL Tirol, emphasises that: "The performance bonus is our way of thanking our employees for their extraordinary performance and commitment. It is their dedication and knowledge that makes it possible for our location in Langkampfen to achieve such success. We really appreciate the flexibility and loyalty of our workforce."
The discretionary performance bonus forms part of a package of attractive employee benefits that STIHL Tirol offers its staff. These benefits include a company pension scheme, a range of health and fitness offerings, a discretionary travel allowance, STIHL garden tool rental for private use and a company restaurant with reduced meal prices.
Information about STIHL Tirol:
STIHL Tirol GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of the STIHL Group and is based in Langkampfen, Austria. Cordless products are produced at this site and STIHL Tirol is also a centre of excellence for ground-based gardening tools. In 2019, the company employed 639 people.
STIHL company profile:
The STIHL Group develops, manufactures and distributes motorised equipment for forestry, agriculture, landscape management, the building industry and private garden owners. The product range is supplemented with digital solutions and services. Products are generally distributed through specialist dealers – including 41 sales and marketing STIHL subsidiaries, around 120 importers and more than 53,000 specialist dealers in over 160 countries. STIHL manufactures products in seven countries worldwide: Germany, USA, Brazil, Switzerland, Austria, China and the Philippines. STIHL has been the best-selling chainsaw brand worldwide since 1971. The company was founded in 1926 and the corporate headquarters are in Waiblingen near Stuttgart, Germany. In 2019, STIHL had 16,722 employees worldwide and a turnover of € 3.93 billion.
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