69th of 300: Pfeifer ranks among the best employer in Austria.

The Trend Magazine ha put more than 1,000 Austrian employers with minimum 200 employees on the test stand. The family business Pfeifer from Imst has reached the satisfactory 69th position. This highlights once again the efforts towards an attractive organization of workplaces and Traineeships.


The research selected the 300 best employer in Austria. Through an online questionnaire for many months, 7,600 randomly selected employees were interviewed. The main question was: “Would you recommend your employer?”

As a result, the survey collected about 70,000 views about businesses, combined with statements of users of the professional networking Xing and kununu and opinions of trend readers. The Hamburg statistics company Statista brought the data together to make a company ranking.

The awarding of the best workplace went to BMW Motoren Steyr from North Austria with a ranking of 8.96 before Austro Control (8,68) and Brau Union Österreich (8.40). With 7.61 points, Pfeifer Holding GmbH obtained the 68th position in Austria as well as the fifth position among companies with seat in Tirol.


In total, Pfeifer Holding has 2,000 employees in three countries and eight sites. In Imst and Kundl there are about 600 employees. The company has been investing for years in order to create attractive work conditions and to cover the need of professional workforce in the long term.

Beside interesting career chances, good retribution and an attractive premium system, the company offers for example many advantages for trainees such as free public transport tickers, taking over house costs and seminars and courses for the personal and professional development.