Q&A kinda thread - what's happening next?
Topics regarding layoffs at PG&E Corp.
Do you know what are top three locations in terms of employee count? Also, how many work at San Francisco?
Is this going to be an interesting year as it relates to PG&E Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
Dead or alive?
With the Tubbs fire back on the plate, will this big financial hit affect workers, pensions and layoffs?
PG&E is hiring right now, do not listen to rumors that the company is laying people off - we are not laying anyone off right now, we are hiring big time. More details on the link provided below - go and check out what PG&E has to offer to new... — read more
To exit bankruptcy PGE has to submit a reorganization plan. Does anyone have ideas on what the new CEO will propose? Is the sale of Gas still in the plate? What about layoffs?
I'm worried that PG&E will use this opportunity to get rid of whoever they want, especially older employees who make more money, with no consequences and smaller severance. We all know it will get bad, but I'm afraid it might get much worse than many... — read more
PG&E will lay-off contractors first. Then it will tighten the belt on PG&E employees as it shrinks its best to income ratio. Watch and see. — read more
How many Small companies declare BK ? (quite a few as a Percentage of small companies) How many Large companies declare BK ? (Not too many as a Percentage of large companies) How Many companies declare BK TWICE in a 10-15 year span. Well we soon may... — read more
Is there going to be any reorg or PG&E Layoffs in 2019? — read more
Does anyone have any intel on the union jobs and the potential restructure of PG&E? Does anyone think the union pension might be altered of union workers laid off? Nobody is saying nothing! — read more
Once this was a great place to work at, but in the last several years that has changed completely. The office conditions at PG&E today are truly horrible. They are packing us in offices to the point you can't hear yourself think, stacking us in the... — read more
talk about old fashioned companies... PG&E takes the cake... office politics abound... excessive bureaucracy is still considered essential... so much unnecessary red tape, but nobody wants to change it... leadership seems to believe that we don't... — read more
Everybody has given up on even attempting any kind of growth for the company. Positions that have been vacated through layoffs or people who left on their own are simply eliminated. Of course, some will open in India or another country, but I hardly... — read more
PG&E has been going down for years thanks to its incompetent management and CEO. When will people realize that outsourcing jobs to cheaper countries is not the solution to all of your problems? Of course, most of this is due to the fact that instead... — read more
I do not want to be laid off. Yet, there are many rumors about potential job cuts here in San Francisco.
I work right across the street from PG&E (my former employer), and have spoken to some of my former IT colleagues, and there appear to be more cuts...about 180 IT jobs, 70 of which are being offshored to India. And....they are asking about 110 of... — read more
Its also rumored that they will eliminate all the contractors in Gas Operations by the end of the year. They will also reduce the management pool, especially the individuals supervising 5 or less employees. They will also not back fill any position... — read more
they have announced today that there will be restructuring in gas operations tomorrow. They already layoff some directors last month and its expected that they hit mangers and supervisors tomorrow. Also some notable people got layoff today. This is... — read more
What do we know so far? Let's consolidate in this thread.
Now McKinsey is here and planning the next round of layoffs. Anyone familiar with "Office Space"? Yeah, I'm gonna have to go ahead and ask you to do the work of 10 people now... and since you were already doing the work of 5 people, it won't be too... — read more
Starting this thread just in case someone wanted to contribute info as it relates to March 2017 layoffs. The first pass and cuts back in late 2016 and Jan 2017 were poorly covered in the media, and we may want to use this space to share info. In... — read more
actually it was announced 8-9 officers (sr. level) were laid off, not only support support. in order to lay off union staff, they have to deal with union first... maybe this is something already happening and in negotiation. — read more
The worker is silent. After: 450 layoffs, 800 contractors axed, 70 jobs sent to Indians. training replacements. 300 mil saved (per year). customer service quality to drop 80%. = 180 IT jobs cut, 40% of IT jobs go to India. TCS/Tata grabs the lion... — read more
PG&E cutting IT support jobs and outsourcing the work... There is so much waste at PG&E that if they just clean up all the stuff that is unsupported and application running that aren't even being used. How do you outsource a Power Grid to a 3RD world... — read more
Due to poor management decisions, expenses suddenly are reported to be out of control and instead of letting go leaders...it's going to be a mass reductions of union employees and support staff.
I never thought that we'll see this but we might have layoffs here in San Francisco.
What is the likelihood of PG&E layoffs in San Francisco in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information. — read more
pg&e protects its employees like nobody else. occasionally there will be a small round of targeted layoffs (like the poster below - he notes 2 layoffs) but in general the company does not like letting people go — read more
PACIFIC GAS & ELECTRIC COMPANY - TWO WERE RECENTLY LET GO IN ANTIOCH - POSSIBLY MORE TO COME — read more