About us

We're on the move

From the world’s most iconic structures, busiest airports and metros, to the most luxurious hotels and trendy shopping centers, we at thyssenkrupp Elevator shape the way people move inside buildings and across cities. Our game-changing, intelligent and green mobility solutions make urban environments across the globe the best places to live.

thyssenkrupp Elevator employs 50,000 people working at 1,000 locations in 65 countries, with opportunities to learn and grow around the world. And now, we’re looking for talent at our new Americas headquarters and innovation center in Atlanta. This will be a world-class campus where we can transform our inspirations into innovation solutions – a place where great ideas thrive.


Why Atlanta?

Atlanta offers our employees quality-of-life opportunities to have a great environment at work and at home. The Metropolitan Atlanta area is a great place for families and friends with lots of parks, tight-knit communities and neighborhoods, easy access to prime vacation spots, a strong educational system with abundant scholarships, a number of professional sports teams and a vibrant cultural scene. It is a world-class city with a vibrant economy, is home to several Fortune 100 companies and is among the fastest-growing cities in the country.


Click here to explore all Elevator Technology USA Shared Service Center (SSC) and Engineering opportunities in Atlanta.

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thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas New Headquarters

Step into our World

Take a sneak peek into the thyssenkrupp Elevator Research Innovation Center (RIC) in Atlanta and find out how innovations are created in a global corporation.

How our research centers are similar to startups

Maintaining elevators with an app

Our Masterpieces

Elevating One World Trade Center

thyssenkrupp played an integral role in shaping the way people move in and around the iconic One World Trade Center. Combining a variety of customized solutions specific to the demands of such a momentous structure, thyssenkrupp designed and installed 12 escalators and 71 elevators at One World Trade Center, including the fastest in the Americas.
Read more about how we elevated New York City here. 

And we’re more than just elevators! Read about our other products and services here.

Why work with us?

Here’s what you can expect working with us at thyssenkrupp Elevator!

thyssenkrupp Elevator offers diverse benefits packages that are tailored to meet the specific needs of employees at all of our locations. The following are just some of the options offered at most of our locations in the USA:


Group Medical Plan

thyssenkrupp Elevator offers its employees and their dependents healthcare plans that provide a wide variety of benefit coverage, including hospital, surgical, physicians and prescription drugs. The company and employee share in the cost of this coverage.

thyssenkrupp Elevator’s dental program offers coverage for a range of services, including diagnostic, preventive care and orthodontic benefits for children. The company and employee share in the cost of this coverage.

Basic life insurance is provided automatically, at no cost to employees. Additional life insurance coverage, including dependent life, is offered, with the employee paying the premium cost.

The company-paid EAP offers counseling to individuals trying to resolve conflict and cope with personal or professional challenges in their lives. Counseling through the EAP is both confidential and professional.

thyssenkrupp Elevator makes it easy for employees to plan for their retirement by offering a savings program that allows employees to accumulate savings through individual before-tax and after-tax contributions.

The company assists employees in their education endeavors by reimbursing employees who successfully complete a pre-approved educational program.


thyssenkrupp in North America

thyssenkrupp’s sales in the North America region were €9 billion ($9.6 billion) in the 2016/2017 fiscal year. This corresponds to more than 20% of our total volume, making North America the Group’s most important distribution market after Germany and Western Europe. With around 22,500 employees in nearly 400 locations in North America (United States, Canada and Mexico), thyssenkrupp is one of the largest multinational employers in the region.

thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is the largest producer of elevators in the Americas, with more than 15,500 employees, in over 230 branch and service locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas oversees all business for the operations in the United States, Canada, Central and South America. It is a subsidiary of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG.

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