Joy Global Franklin employees have been informed of the latest round of layoffs voluntary and potential involuntary at the same time as new opportunities, the UK teams have also been informed of voluntary redundancies whilst recently installing ex Sandvik and Caterpillar staff in executive positions and subsequent ex Caterpillar colleagues being taken on by the new executives
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Just displaced 4 at Winfield, Alabama facility in office.
35-40% reduction across the board to take place during the last week in February 2016.
Truly sad to watch employees go especially those with 20+ years of experience to be let go.
02-19-2016 19 more Union brothers laid off. Going down to two shifts.. They are probaly at 50 employees now. Things are in real bad shape at Solon . Sad sad sad. Maybe they will call me back in 5 yrs.
Same in Solon, Ohio total of 50 guys laid off. Not looking good.
I don't know about Franklin but I worked in Mesa until today 2/8/16. They are doing layoffs today. Not sure how many but there are more happening.
Good luck to you.