"We don't know how to recruit anymore. I only found this idea to attract attention. Dominique Chauvin is the head of a breakdown company in Yzeure, Allier. For several weeks now, the entrepreneur has been desperately looking for six candidates to come and work at home. Convenience store, mechanic, bodybuilder are missing, compromising the proper functioning of the company.
"I had the idea to customize this Beetle that we named the Chauvinette in reference to the name of the company. Sales people who crisscross the sector use it. It is also parked in front of the training centers and the Pôle emploi, prominently. You never know... »
Hard to miss it. On the body of the fluorescent yellow Volkswagen, slogans written in large letters adorn the doors. "Join us, we're recruiting," as well as the name of the Facebook page and company contact information. The breakdown company, which employs 57 employees, ensures to pay its employees at least 2,000 euros per month. "Since Covid, recruitment difficulties have worsened," says Dominique Chauvin. In our business, we sometimes have to work on weekends and holidays. But people are no longer ready for these sacrifices. »
The Chauvinette who has been circulating on the roads of the department for a month may well have caught the eye of potential candidates. "We have noticed that CVs arrive via our Facebook page. This has not been the case for a long time. We want to believe that it is thanks to our yellow Beetle. »