Corning used to be a stable company but it is not anymore..Very unstable now...Corning hired excessive workforce during the peak 2021/2022 without having a concrete vision and the result is unfolding very slowly...I always wonder why the executives... — read more
I was laid off June 29, 2023 from Corning (Trivium) facility in Newton, NC. The way this was handled was so unprofessional, some were called at home they did not have to waste gas driving there others were caught in the parking lot. Some were allowed... — read more
I just heard from the Sullivan Park gossip central that huge layoff is expected in MTE..Any more info on this?
My spouse was laid off from Optical Communications in Wilmington, NC on 6/27, after working nearly two decades for Corning. A 5% layoff had been previously announced (internally) but was not mentioned in the Q2 press release on 7/25.
Anyone care to chime in here with the layoffs next week after the Q2 call?
We've heard of some layoffs coming in fiber, but apparently also a couple of rooms at SP were reserved for layoffs, and also in other groups/divisions?
Despite layoffs between 5% - 45% depending on division, hiring freezes, no raises (after raises so bad last year managers got 'talking points') ... it has come to light that the LTI raises (only for higher $$ individuals/managers/leaders) are still... — read more
At 8:00 June 6 Mike Bell announced a 5% cut in the Optical Communications workforce the end of June 2023. This includes R&D and manufacturing over all regions.
In case you thought it was bad last year when inflation was 7% and the average raise was 3-4% ... now we get zero! But don't worry, shareholders were rewarded because that is what TRULY matters. At this point I have no idea if the boogeyman of... — read more
I am 61 and want to stop working voluntarily...in other words, I want to get laid off. I have enough to live comfortably and longevity does not run in my family. In NYS, is your unemployment reduced by severance? I will only get 8 weeks... — read more
You can go to a variety of sites and see numbers and details about layoffs at all kinds of companies. Indeed, there are laws (WARN act) that say companies need to declare layoffs about a certain number. This year alone, starting with the ~1500... — read more
Someone already asked what kind of severance was given but there was no answer. Anyone willing to share the details?
Anyone would care to chime in with a prediction about potential Corning layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Corning is handing out letters at the diesel plant laying off tons of employees by seniority. They have pulled older employees from other plants to give them other people’s jobs. Never buy anything of value if you work for this company. You commit to... — read more
Why are people talking about layoffs? Has there been an announcement that I missed?
Other companies are freezing hiring. It'll be a hard rest of the year. Some companies are already very slow. Maybe we are in a recession already. Corning is doing pretty well, and the stock is OK but you cannot predict future. I hope things stay... — read more
What's your prediction as it relates to the possiblity of Corning Layoffs 2021? Any news or rumors?
I was a contract employee, working out of the Decker building, but mostly on the road, laid off in April 2020. They had always told me they were going to hire me as a permanent employee, but I held off buying a house there - Thankfully. .. — read more
I've heard Corning is planing more layoffs before the end of June, any truth to it?
Anyone have more news?
Sullivan Park lost north of 300 people just recently, about 10% of its total head count. What about other locations? Anybody?
Layoff of Process Technicians and assistants at SP, effective Monday, March 23.
Q3 of 2020 Corning Inc is outsourcing all of Service Desk and Field Service within North America. A firm is taking over but will be layoff the original Service Desk agents and Field Service techs. They are offering bonus to the agents and techs to... — read more
This should be a straightforward info, how many people work here? Also, how about the office at Corning?
Corning has been doing this for the last 40 years. It’s no surprise. It really s—s because there are No other good jobs in the area.
1/8/2020 As company struggles to make optical component for cell phones huge layoff appox 40% reduction in staff just happened not looking good for them.
What are your thoughts about potential Corning Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
Several hundreds employees were laid off as a result of business decline and wrong decisions made during the past year.
Do not trust hater posts - fear mongers. No layoffs
Apparently there were some layoffs yesterday. IT and business sections from what I heard.
200+ people will be affected, cuts in works