Medtronic Inc. Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Medtronic Inc.

Everybody over 40 is a target at Medtronic

If you're over 40, you're a target for Layoffs here. I worked in HR for years at Medtronic, they were always talking about the workforce being "older" (wink-wink, nudge-nudge...aka, get rid of the older workers one way or another). Can't believe... —  read more 

Layoffs on-going at Medtronic

They are laying off in small groups to avoid the publicity. Savings at the expense of local employees while salaries & stock options exorbitant for upper management,

17 laid off in Tech Ops in MN

My partner has been laid off after working there for 6 years, along with a number of his more senior coworkers. Seventeen in all, with more to follow I'm sure.

Medtronic to lay off 100 people in Santa Rosa, CA Not surprising. This happened yesterday. The article states, "Medtronic is handling the job eliminations with the highest possible degree of... —  read more 

Large layoffs

Over 200 people were terminated on 25 & 26 April 2019 across many locations. My friend in Singapore was ask to leave as soon he reached office without any reasons along with around 20 other people. The management travels in charter planes, have so... —  read more 

Bigger problems coming

Still here but saw a lot of my team get shown the door recently. Wont be long now, given that our monitor unit production is falling apart. Supply chain is being taken apart right now. Downsizing will be coming in a big way. Not to mention that we... —  read more 

Medtronic Layoffs 2018

No layoffs, yes layoffs, no layoffs, yes layoffs - SO!!! What's correct, there is a ton of rumors about layoffs here in Minneapolis.

Medtronic laying off 185 employees

It seems that layoffs are upon us once again. Medtronic is closing its Joliet distribution center by the end of the year, laying off 185 in the process. Good luck to all affected!... —  read more 

When is enough enough?

Just got told in may we are closing the doors in December. Don't you dare tell me to deal with it or give me some bull that it happens to everyone. Well, it's not happening to Omar or our fearless leader at our warehouse. Been there 20 years (yes I... —  read more 

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Medtronic restructured me, then restructured again!

I managed a Territory in Northern California and was "restructured" out of a job at Medtronic a year ago today. They offered me another territory 100 miles away. I moved, alone. Worst Fall and Winter ever. May 15, new territory was restructured as... —  read more 

Covidien/Moved On

Some of us received the early retirement offer a few months ago. It was so poor for Covidien employees that very few took the offer. We also heard a layoff would be following ....

Cardinal Health took over Medtronic

Cardinal Health took over Medtronic in Crystal Lake, IL. Just two years after Medtronic had taken over Covidien in Crystal Lake, IL. WTH is going on?

Layoffs will happen, if involved, be nice

Look, layoffs will always be happening - they're going to lay people off again. That's not going to change. But what the managers can control is what they say in the layoff meeting. What words they use. What their body language says. The message... —  read more 

Layoffs @ MDT are a complicated story

Some groups are lucky, no layoffs, capital investment, tech, etc. But for the rest of us Medtronics' yearly layoffs cause a ton of stress - our staff morale is at an all time low as I write this. There is no long term job security and employees are... —  read more 

Layoffs Today in Chanhassen

A small number (less than 10) of people laid off today at Chanhassen MN facility. People in quality and engineering, that were critical to new product development. Good luck getting new products out the door. No thought by management on what would... —  read more 


What's sad is the misinformation out there and rumor mill. Yes some of the Medtronic products are transitioning to other locations. Very normal in the manufacturing environment and very needed for large companies to manage their costs. Especially... —  read more 

Medtronic Boulder Layoffs

It is going to be 12-18 months to transfer pads and pencil product lines Costa Rica and Mexico (thanks for outsourcing our jobs Medtronic). Going to try to keep current permanent employees by transferring them to other openings as they come up but it... —  read more 

Medtronic Layoffs 2016

What is the likelihood of Medtronic layoffs in Minneapolis in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.

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Covidien - Medtronic Layoffs

Medtronic came along and started slashing. Not sure about the sales people or anyone else really besides the Help Desk, but after sending several of their IT management people from their HQ in Minnesota to Mansfield MA to soft soap us and butter up... —  read more 

Layoffs Never Stop...

Also sad that this is the 3rd or 4th time in 3 years that Santa Rosa MDT employees have had to endure layoffs after catastrophic wildfires and flooding.

Contractors layed off at Rice Creek campus

I came to work the morning of November 7th thinking it was a normal day. My manager wanted to have a word with me told me that there was that all contractors were being cut and I was instructed to turn in my badge and leave. Any other contractors... —  read more 

Kangaroo Joey Bags

Our Facebook group has been trying to figure out why we can't get the Coviden Kangaroo Joey Bags from our suppliers. Nobody knows anything. When I discovered that Coviden had been bought and saw these layoff posts, I just wanted to say that I am... —  read more 

More info, please?

I work in Warsaw Indiana And we were told today there will be 10 people laid off by the end of the month.That’s in addition to the people that were laid off around Thanksgiving of 2019. Is this location-specific or will it be company-wide? I'd... —  read more 

Medtronic Layoffs Announced to Employees 12/1/16

100 jobs in the US will be transferred to the Philippine in early 2017. Jobs were announced by HR calls yesterday to 40 employees in the National Answering Service and 60 Employees in Medtronic Patient Registration Services. Some heard but were not... —  read more 

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