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Topics regarding layoffs at TransCanada Corp.
Sad ...but true...you cannot get a job unless you know "someone" ...and if you do, they ask you to "modify" the CV to match the job description...so you get the job... That is how we ended up hiring people with a background in health, others with a... — read more
Most of the recent individual layoffs target minorities, immigrants, and people who have no political affiliations called "networking".
talking about the technical side, it is really messy, kickout the qulifued "can do" people, and now looks no people really know what is the work they are doing, but only talking around. mess around with limited of knowledge.
It's all about...
While working with problems going on in another station, a station alert came up in another area and it is said I acknowledged it but didn't react until 4 hours later. This happened on a Sunday afternoon and I was asked to come up on Tuesday, my... — read more
Nothing in the news
Do you think that they will go after Columbia staff? In the next round of layoffs? Anyone?
Post updates here - I know that there are many rumors flying around but let's see what we can consolidate here in terms of things that TC folks know
More changes still coming
What is a typical severance package at Transcanada? Do packages vary much from person to person? How about someone that has their retirement numbers?
Announced today. Execs, then managers then regular employees. Employee cuts are in September
I got a wage cut but the company I contract to but they say they worked out a deal that if I take there course there offering and get there pipeline certificate i will get a wage increase back. So no in not doing cartwheels of joy but at leest a guy... — read more
Today I was told next layoffs are in March.
I hear the next round of layoffs is in about a month. No clue on the number or % of employees.
Houston needs a clean-up. What worked few years ago does not in 2016!
Do you know if severance payment in US differs from the one we have in Canada?
All those at the YYC office have been notified.if you survive this week, you get to go through this process agan next year.
My girlfriend is likely going to be affected. She was told to stay at their desk from Wednesday to Friday. But she's also so fed up with the work environment there that it's a bit of a blessing. I get to hear all about the internal environment there... — read more
TransCanada said Wednesday it will broaden a previously announced corporate restructuring and eliminate 30 additional management positions. The Calgary-based pipeline operator has announced several rounds of cuts since oil prices began tanking last... — read more
A follow up to this came out yesterday. Contractors will be cut on the 12th and a major round of staff positions will be cut over a 3 day layoff period from the 18th to 20th of November. Estimate is about 20% of the company so ~ 1,200 positions. Not... — read more
I got told told by the company I contract through that TC has laid me off as of tomorrow. Nice just what I wanted to here, and then I saw they got a new pipeline in Mexico awarded to them today as well.
As of today, I think we are pretty much done, I see no future here any more.
Are they waiting for the time when TransCanada stocks become a penny stock?
The ball has dropped. Look out for a major announcement on Friday or Monday.
TCPL makes money regardless of the money. We still move commidities across Canada and the U.S.
Many People is getting laid off in TCPL.Dooms day are ahead