Employee Benefits

ÖBB is one of the country’s top employers. A work-life balance, health promotion and prevention, occupational prospects, ways to develop yourself as well as attractive employee benefits are all things we offer as part of our ÖBB group’s HR strategy.

We are convinced that the variety of employee benefits distinguishes us as a top employer and we are on hand to offer benefits to people from different professions and at every stage of their life.

Child care

In addition to two company kindergartens located in Vienna, we have allocated places at established kindergartens in other states. Furthermore, there is a nationwide offer of childcare during school holidays and public holidays. When important business meetings and childcare responsibilities clash, Nannies4ÖBB-Kids can be used - flexible child care in the workplace.

Flexible working hours

ÖBB also offers the possibility of flexitime or part-time working hours depending on the agreement and position. In coordination with the management, our employees can take a period of professional leave for educational purposes.

Employee events

To encourage interaction among ourselves there are many joint employee events such as sports day, running events and a Christmas party.

Development and careers

As a corporate university, the ÖBB academy focusses on strategically relevant further training activities for various levels of managements, experts, newcomers and the talented people of the ÖBB group. Read more

Equal opportunities

The ÖBB Group. as an attractive employer, strives to respond, if possible, to many potential candidates. Women and men are treated equally. An equality policy and diversity charta ensure that there is equal treatment and diversity within the company. Read more

Health management

For the sake of the well-being of our employees, we are committed at all levels to dealing holistically with health and making a decisive contribution to shaping a healthy working environment. Read more

The work place and infrastructure

Many of our sites are characterised by their modern and attractive office premises. The ÖBB corporate headquarters at Vienna central station of the Praterstern site are both centrally located and easily reached. A lot of our sites in other states are also located in the immediate vicinity of our stations. Depending on the location and function, modern technical equipment is provided.

... and as well as this

In addition to special deals in our ÖBB travel offices, we have cottages and apartments in popular Austrian holiday destinations, which we are happy to rent to our employees. In certain circumstances it is possible for employees to travel by train in Austria and abroad on more favourable terms. Most employees of the ÖBB Group participate in an occupational pension scheme in the form of an inter-company pension fund. The ÖBB clearance sale also runs great deals on health, fitness, culture, cuisine etc.