Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Rochester: Verizon call center to close, 648 workers impacted

Date of Notice: 10/14/2016
Event Number: 2016-0064
Rapid Response Specialist: Karen Marsh
Reason Stated for Filing: Plant Unit Closing 
Verizon Wireless (Call Center)
133 Calkins Road
Rochester, NY  14623

County: Monroe | WIB Name: MONROE | Region: Finger Lakes Region
Contact: Harry Furlow
Phone: (615) 372-2080
Business Type: Customer Service Call Center
Number Affected: 648
Total Employees: 763
Layoff Date: One (1) Recruiter job will be terminated on 1/13/2017 and all other non-recruiting jobs will be terminated on or within 14 days after 1/28/2017.
Closing Date: 2/12/2017
Reason for Dislocation: Consolidation of Operations
ERNUM: 05-32268
Union: The affected workers are not represented by a union.
Classification: Plant Unit Closing