Ford Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Ford

Latest Age Discrimination At Ford

If anyone has recently applied at Ford for a direct position, you may have noticed that they now REQUIRE entering your year of graduation from High School. Of the 25 companies that I have applied to, no one else asked anything about High School. My... —  read more 

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DPS6 Transmission Issues are Not Going Away

https://www.freep.com/story/money/cars/ford/2019/11/06/ford-fiesta-focus-transmission-lawsuit-dps-6/2506025001/ This continues to be a huge risk for Ford. Not just in the cost of settling the suits but in lost customers.

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Post ID: @11UwcCWT

Flat Rock

Anyone have info on Flat Rock? The electric vehicle promised in 2023 is going to Ohio.... Not sure how they can stay open.... They are already down to 1 shift. Obviously there will be more cuts to come!

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Post ID: @11QE0rf7

RIP Ford Flex

The Fairlane concept came out of discussions Richard Parry-Jones had with Ralph Lauren on American luxury. This took place in the Hamptons. Ralph Lauren said a remake of the Woody wagon would sell. A lot of effort was spent by marketing teams on... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11MLEz4k

Things are bad and only going to get way worse

You think what you are reading is bad, it is only getting started. Things are falling apart and the execs are flailing. They have no idea what they are doing other than drinking Jim's kool-aid. Then let's not forget we have throngs of kids walking... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11FRVSSF

Too late to sell your stock.....?

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/business/autos/ford/2019/10/23/ford-profits-fall-third-quarter/4062587002/ TL;DR Ford Q3 profits fall 57%, guidance lowered for the year Ford Motor Co. lowered its guidance for the year after reporting... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11FTo5Aa

Retirees have no choice. Speak with your wallet.

2020 insurance is the classic bait and switch. They conned many to take the PRP with the promise of low retiree medical. Now they are off the books and slammed with a rather hefty increase. All you can do is speak with your wallet and don't buy... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11EgIPvx

There are so many downsides to non-direct employees

Problem with non-direct employees is that they are always searching for the next best thing- often on company time. For the most part, they are transient employees. And because they have no skin in the game, aren’t about to go above and beyond... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11E3dh6r

Another botch job by Ford

https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/companies/ford-botches-explorer-launch-putting-ceo-back-on-hot-seat/ar-AAJ6LMD?li=BBnbfcN

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Post ID: @11DaKmbY

This should be all over the media!

It is still shameful that Ford salaried retirees are singled out to be tasked with higher costs. Retirees are on fixed incomes and did not expect this. Certainly they should not bear the burden alone. I hope the press catches wind of this .. —  read more 

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Post ID: @11DKjiIl

Ford is screwing retirees again.

Ford is trying to keep afloat by screwing older employees in favor of younger cheaper employees (SRD) then doubling down and sticking it to retirees on health care costs this year. I've sold my Ford Stock, my 17 F250, and will never buy another... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11zZtVkO

Palo Alto Office Status

I heard rumors that the Palo Alto office might be getting cut and/or closing? Has anyone heard anything??? Is the location safe?

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Post ID: @11veSTlX

We are losing sales all around

Which means we'll be looking at more layoffs most likely sooner than we thought. Ford Motor Co’s (F.N) July-to-September vehicle sales in China fell 30%, as the U.S. automaker continued to lose ground in a prolonged sales decline in its second... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11tO3C2t

This says it all

An insider just sent me this. Explains a lot why Ford Motor is in the shape it is in today - Junior has been mucking around there for 40 years, and his daughter in on the Autonomous Car team. can't make this stuff up, folks!! "Executive Chairman... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11r9cgS6

Why All the Talk of Reductions

I was told the SRD was to prepare for a down turn in the economy. I have a trip planned to Hawaii over the holidays and am wondering if there is any truth to these rumors.

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Post ID: @11qBvUFd

Really? A name change increases sales 20%. Yeah right.

https://www.freep.com/story/money/cars/mark-phelan/2019/10/05/lincoln-aviator-cadillac-xt-6/3860781002/ For heaven’s sake. First the suit clad brain trust asserts that the reason Lincoln’s were not selling was because they did not have letters... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11negk7K

Something is going on

Several projects have been mysteriously cancelled due "budgetary" reasons without explanation over the past week. In addition, I heard from a number of groups that their LL5 and LL6s have been transferred to new groups without any direct reports... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11m3TSfX

Lincoln Aviator Problems (CR vehicle)

Looks real bad for Lincoln https://www.freep.com/story/money/cars/ford/2019/10/03/lincoln-aviator-suv-recall-chicago-explorer-police-interceptor/3830654002/

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Post ID: @11liXeJd

Explorer issues & promotions

Explorer issues. Followed by promotions. Only applies for the chosen few. Inspiring. Well done explorer team

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Post ID: @11k7mVvZ

Layoffs, effective immediately

https://www.freep.com/story/money/cars/ford/2019/09/30/ford-cuts-25-workers-on-mobility-team-that-develops-products-software-technology/3826197002/ via @freep @freepautos @UAW

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Post ID: @11jCtw5C

Cuts September 30

Anyone have information on cuts that happened today in Mobility and whether it was any other organizations?

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