Demand for Student Workers Falls 5% This Year
Photo by Pressmaster/Shutterstock.com
Although "the world has not come to a standstill," companies clearly need to think more carefully about their spending and are working with fewer staff compared to last year, Nándor Majzik, head of the Meló-Diák School Association, told napi.hu.
He underscored that the demand for student workers fell by about 5% this year.
About 200,000 students work in Hungary every year, the vast majority of them, some 140,000-150,000, through school cooperatives.
There is no significant change in terms of the most sought-after jobs.
Festival, beach, leisure park, and hotel jobs are very popular, followed by stocking and sales roles. Hard, physical, monotonous factory and agricultural work are less in demand.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.