Spotlight: Pittsburgh, PA

Foreign-owned businesses are a large factor in the Pittsburgh region’s economy, with 340 companies from 30 countries and a workforce of 49,000.

Germany has the most companies here, with more than 70 who account for about 11,000 employees. German companies have been in the region since 1907. Pittsburgh continues to attract German companies, more recently also from the renewable energy industry.

Since 2008, at least eight German companies invested in the region. One more claim to fame: In 2009, the world-famous Munich brewery-restaurant company Hofbräuhaus opened a 17,000 sq. ft. facility near Pittsburgh’s waterfront. It is Pennsylvania’s only Hofbräuhaus.

List of German Companies in Pittsburgh

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Germany-USA Career Center applicants who have created an account and uploaded their CV can distribute their resume to German companies in the Pittsburgh, PA region by using our CV Alert service.

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The Germany-USA Career Center is the leading recruiting source for U.S.-German and German-American markets. It provides employment, career and search services for companies and individuals in the US and in Germany.

Das Germany-USA Career Center, die führende Personalberatung für die deutsch-amerikanische Wirtschaft, offeriert Personaldienstleistungen und Personalvermittlung für den Handel zwischen Deutschland und den USA.

Please note: We are a professional firm with a proven track record in providing recruiting, targeted job posting / mailing and career services in this niche market.

We are not a Chamber of Commerce, deutsch-amerikanische Handelskammer, German American Chamber of Commerce, or Außenhandelskammer.

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Career Adviser Service

Our experts can help you find a new position fast - and save on your search costs.

The Germany-USA Career Adviser service is the ONLY service of its kind in Germany and in the U.S. We also cover Austria and Switzerland. Wir sprechen Deutsch!

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My GUCC Experience

"I think it was extremely helpful and opened my eyes to opportunities and ideas that I had not previously given thought to or known about. It has given me a window into other options that I did not know existed and had not even thought of."

On a scale of 1-10, 10 being "excellent", how would you rate the service rendered by our Career Adviser?

"10 without a doubt. Yes, I would highly recommend this service. The service was very helpful and offered information specific to what I was looking for and was not just 'cookie cutter' information.


Justin Torrito
Pittsburgh, PA

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