collapse

Author Topic: Jobs at Panasonic Newport to be Cut  (Read 2146 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Learnist Careers

  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 2851
    • Share Post
Jobs at Panasonic Newport to be Cut
« on: November 06, 2012, 11:08:56 AM »
  

Panasonic’s Newport customer support centre may close, putting 50 jobs at the centre at risk.

Earlier this year, the company announced that it was moving production of telephone exchanges from Newport to Vietnam cutting 164 jobs. The factory has since been made a customer support centre for Europe but is now facing closure with its work moved to Cardiff and elsewhere.

It is now proposing to move some of the work to Cardiff but it would still mean job cuts for 53 out of 75 staff.
Panasonic has been in Newport since 1987 and is now launching a formal 30-day consultation process with the Unite trade union. The company is considering further consolidation of its operations in an effort to reduce costs and as a result is proposing to end all operations at its Newport facility.

Panasonic said the engineering solutions, system repair and web design work would move to Cardiff with other operations at threat of being transferred to other sites in mainland Europe and Asia. They include logistics, shared service, IT, finance and human resources.

The announcement comes on the back of redundancies at Panasonic earlier this year. The restructuring is due to be completed by the end of March 2013.

Linkback: http://forums.learnist.org/index.php?topic=6338.0

upload CV


Offline Glenys

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 538
    • Share Post
Re: Jobs at Panasonic Newport to be Cut
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2013, 01:27:22 PM »
Oh no, what a shame - lets hope they change their minds! - every job is important at the moment and it would be horrible to lose your job if your place of work closes - if the worse happens, I hope you wont be looking for too long


Share via reddit Share via twitter

xx
Morrisons will not be creating 250 new jobs in Newport

Started by Learnist Careers on Job News

0 Replies
1509 Views
Last post May 31, 2014, 09:56:56 AM
by Learnist Careers
xx
Sainsburys Jobs In Newport - New Store Opening

Started by elise on Sainsburys Careers

0 Replies
3722 Views
Last post April 26, 2012, 09:31:50 AM
by elise
xx
Celtic Recycling Jobs in Newport - 30 job Vacancies

Started by Learnist Careers on Job News

0 Replies
3694 Views
Last post October 05, 2011, 08:40:51 AM
by Learnist Careers
xx
Subway to create 20 jobs in Newport Pagnell

Started by Learnist Careers on Job News

0 Replies
2455 Views
Last post June 12, 2014, 11:18:22 AM
by Learnist Careers
 

With Quick-Reply you can write a post when viewing a topic without loading a new page. You can still use bulletin board code and smileys as you would in a normal post.

Warning: this topic has not been posted in for at least 120 days.
Unless you're sure you want to reply, please consider starting a new topic.

Note: this post will not display until it's been approved by a moderator.
Name: Email:
Verification:
Type the letters shown in the picture
Listen to the letters / Request another image
Type the letters shown in the picture:
Who is the prime minister of UK? (surname):


* Recent Topics

What is the minumum time between shifts? by erry09e8
[September 16, 2018, 01:26:38 PM]


Can I resign before I am dismissed? by erry09e8
[September 16, 2018, 01:20:06 PM]


dismissal after giving notice by erry09e8
[September 16, 2018, 01:17:25 PM]


Resigning from my job - Paying back holiday? by css08e4
[September 16, 2018, 01:13:12 PM]


Resignation Refused by jays67i9
[September 16, 2018, 01:10:23 PM]