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#Job Losses

# job-losses - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Pension deal for former Waterford Crystal workers on the table
# Long Time Coming
# Long Time Coming

Pension deal for former Waterford Crystal workers on the table

Dec 7th 2014, 12:08 PM 9,496 Views 27 Comments

The factory in Waterford closed in 2009 with the loss of 1,000 jobs.

# job-losses - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Jobs at risk as Rehab cuts back on fundraising and lotteries activities
# Redundancies
# Redundancies

Jobs at risk as Rehab cuts back on fundraising and lotteries activities

Nov 29th 2014, 12:01 PM 8,648 Views 62 Comments

As many as 40 jobs could be affected.

# job-losses - Monday 6 October, 2014

After 13 years, Peter Clohessy's bar in Limerick is closing
# Clawed Out
# Clawed Out

After 13 years, Peter Clohessy's bar in Limerick is closing

Oct 6th 2014, 2:35 PM 44,598 Views 35 Comments

Rugby legend “The Claw” has run the iconic Limerick bar since before his retirement.

# job-losses - Thursday 2 October, 2014

140 jobs lost at Galway factory
# Beckman Coulter
# Beckman Coulter

140 jobs lost at Galway factory

Oct 2nd 2014, 2:23 PM 15,181 Views 13 Comments

Workers at Beckman Coulter were told the news this morning.

# job-losses - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Almost 400 jobs to go at Bombardier in Belfast
# Aerospace
# Aerospace

Almost 400 jobs to go at Bombardier in Belfast

Sep 10th 2014, 2:41 PM 8,018 Views 12 Comments

The company is currently undergoing a global restructuring, in which 1,800 jobs are at risk.

# job-losses - Thursday 14 August, 2014

160 jobs to go as MBNA closes Carrick-on-Shannon call centre
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

160 jobs to go as MBNA closes Carrick-on-Shannon call centre

Aug 14th 2014, 10:51 PM 23,700 Views 59 Comments

Attempts to sell the call centre were not possible according to the company.

# job-losses - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Transitions Optical warns of 60 redundancies as work moves to Asia
# Overseas
# Overseas

Transitions Optical warns of 60 redundancies as work moves to Asia

Jun 18th 2014, 10:56 AM 6,900 Views 40 Comments

It’s expected that redundancies will be completed by the end of the year.

# job-losses - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Staff at Cork office made redundant, asked to train replacements
# You're Fired
# You're Fired

Staff at Cork office made redundant, asked to train replacements

Jun 5th 2014, 10:30 PM 50,189 Views 98 Comments

Stanley Black & Decker is moving 32 accountancy roles to Poland in September.

# job-losses - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Waterford's biggest employer is seeking as many as 200 redundancies
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

Waterford's biggest employer is seeking as many as 200 redundancies

May 29th 2014, 10:50 PM 22,149 Views 75 Comments

Bausch and Lomb has said that “substantial cost reductions” are required at the plant.

Jobs Department denies it withheld Waterford job losses until after the election
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

Jobs Department denies it withheld Waterford job losses until after the election

May 29th 2014, 3:53 PM 12,836 Views 61 Comments

Independent TD John Halligan said the Department had been aware of the issue for some time.

# job-losses - Saturday 10 May, 2014

# job-losses - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Barclays axe 7,000 jobs at struggling unit as it creates 'bad bank'
# Libor
# Libor

Barclays axe 7,000 jobs at struggling unit as it creates 'bad bank'

May 8th 2014, 8:45 AM 5,455 Views 4 Comments

It will also have to sell or run down about £115 billion of non-core assets.

# job-losses - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Irish Examiner group is cutting more than 50 jobs
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Irish Examiner group is cutting more than 50 jobs

Apr 16th 2014, 3:01 PM 7,677 Views 13 Comments

Landmark Media Investments informed staff of the news at the newspaper’s Cork office today.

# job-losses - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Legislation intended to protect consumers could lead to price increases and job losses
# Negative Impact
# Negative Impact

Legislation intended to protect consumers could lead to price increases and job losses

Apr 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 6,223 Views 10 Comments

The Competition and Consumer Protection Bill seeks to implement several reforms, including updated regulation of the grocery sector.

# job-losses - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Bristol-Myers Squibb to close one facility, 160 to lose jobs
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Bristol-Myers Squibb to close one facility, 160 to lose jobs

Mar 6th 2014, 9:56 PM 19,959 Views 31 Comments

The company is to close its Cruiserath facility in Co Dublin.

# job-losses - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Bad news: 27 jobs to go at Waterford company
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Bad news: 27 jobs to go at Waterford company

Feb 11th 2014, 6:05 PM 14,647 Views 26 Comments

The workers were told about the closure of the company at lunchtime today.

# job-losses - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Company in business over 75 years to close with 47 job losses
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Company in business over 75 years to close with 47 job losses

Jan 29th 2014, 10:26 AM 18,283 Views 27 Comments

The company manufactures electric cable in New Ross.

# job-losses - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Potential job losses at Pepsi plant in Cork
# Pepsico
# Pepsico

Potential job losses at Pepsi plant in Cork

Jan 22nd 2014, 10:54 AM 11,872 Views 25 Comments

Two dozen jobs could be affected as the company looks to outsource the roles to IBM.

# job-losses - Friday 20 December, 2013

400 jobs to go at Lufthansa Technik in ‘devastating’ blow
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

400 jobs to go at Lufthansa Technik in ‘devastating’ blow

Dec 20th 2013, 10:25 PM 26,338 Views 84 Comments

Workers had been warned last month that the company faced closure as revenues declined.

# job-losses - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Further Pfizer jobs could be at risk in 2015
# Packaging
# Packaging

Further Pfizer jobs could be at risk in 2015

Dec 5th 2013, 6:45 AM 6,185 Views 5 Comments

However, the pharmaceutical giant will be investing in research and development, potentially negating these losses.

# job-losses - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Dec 4th 2013, 11:14 PM 13,651 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about the job losses in Newbridge, the garda stand-off in Windy Arbour, and what Nigella had to say…

# job-losses - Monday 2 December, 2013

SIPTU to meet with Baxter management
# Jobs Blow
# Jobs Blow

SIPTU to meet with Baxter management

Dec 2nd 2013, 12:35 PM 10,299 Views 39 Comments

The company will look to have 110 voluntary redundancies by March next year.

# job-losses - Thursday 28 November, 2013

570 job losses at pharmaceutical company in Dublin
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

570 job losses at pharmaceutical company in Dublin

Nov 28th 2013, 2:51 PM 30,397 Views 75 Comments

The news from MSD follows the announcement of the closure of another plant in Wicklow earlier this year.

# job-losses - Friday 15 November, 2013

“You could hear a pin drop” – 400 jobs at risk at Lufthansa Technik in Dublin
# Lufthansa
# Lufthansa

“You could hear a pin drop” – 400 jobs at risk at Lufthansa Technik in Dublin

Nov 15th 2013, 9:05 PM 20,061 Views 41 Comments

The company said it will now begin immediate negotiations with trade unions.

Fianna Fáil says government needs to intervene in Lufthansa Technik closure
# Intervention
# Intervention

Fianna Fáil says government needs to intervene in Lufthansa Technik closure

Nov 15th 2013, 5:40 PM 5,233 Views 94 Comments

Today Lufthansa said it was considering closing its firm in Rathcoole.

Fears for jobs at Lufthansa Technik as staff called to meeting
# Bad News
# Bad News

Fears for jobs at Lufthansa Technik as staff called to meeting

Nov 15th 2013, 11:53 AM 6,317 Views 25 Comments

The 400 plus positions at the Irish operation in Rathcoole are in jeopardy.

# job-losses - Monday 11 November, 2013

# job-losses - Friday 8 November, 2013

LRC talks between IMPACT cabin crew and Aer Lingus adjourned
# Shannon
# Shannon

LRC talks between IMPACT cabin crew and Aer Lingus adjourned

Nov 8th 2013, 6:25 PM 4,545 Views 5 Comments

The talks commenced this week after plans to close the cabin crew base at Shannon Airport were announced.

# job-losses - Friday 25 October, 2013

ACC Bank restructuring results in 180 job losses
# Banking
# Banking

ACC Bank restructuring results in 180 job losses

Oct 25th 2013, 11:51 AM 6,694 Views 26 Comments

ACC Bank is withdrawing from providing standard banking products.

# job-losses - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

74 jobs lost at Honeywell Turbo in Waterford
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

74 jobs lost at Honeywell Turbo in Waterford

Oct 8th 2013, 5:16 PM 9,271 Views 34 Comments

Motor manufacturer Honeywell will also to place additional staff on short-term working hours.

# job-losses - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Threat to 250 jobs at Heinz UK and Ireland
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Threat to 250 jobs at Heinz UK and Ireland

Aug 21st 2013, 5:14 PM 7,957 Views 52 Comments

The company recently laid off 600 employees in the US and Canada.

# job-losses - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Four 'unprofitable' M&S stores to close with the loss of 180 jobs
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Four 'unprofitable' M&S stores to close with the loss of 180 jobs

Aug 7th 2013, 10:27 AM 35,728 Views 111 Comments

The four stores set to close are in Mullingar, Tallaght, Dun Laoghaire, and Naas.

# job-losses - Friday 2 August, 2013

Minister to meet with Tipperary food firm as 104 jobs go in plant closure
# Dawn Fresh Foods
# Dawn Fresh Foods

Minister to meet with Tipperary food firm as 104 jobs go in plant closure

Aug 2nd 2013, 10:00 PM 11,571 Views 46 Comments

Dawn Fresh Foods is closing its plant in Fethard, Co Tipperary with the loss of over 100 jobs by the end of this year.

# job-losses - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Hewlett Packard is cutting 280 jobs at its Dublin office
# HP
# HP

Hewlett Packard is cutting 280 jobs at its Dublin office

Jul 2nd 2013, 5:36 PM 7,612 Views 45 Comments

The job losses were announced by the computer company this evening.

# job-losses - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

50 jobs lost as Citi Bank announce Waterford office closure
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

50 jobs lost as Citi Bank announce Waterford office closure

May 15th 2013, 6:16 PM 8,337 Views 19 Comments

The Waterford branch will close by the end of the year.

# job-losses - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic
# Xtra-vision
# Xtra-vision

Up to 54 jobs lost as nine Xtra-vision stores to close in Republic

May 7th 2013, 7:01 PM 30,049 Views 66 Comments

There will also be 11 store closures in Northern Ireland, with a further 58 job losses.

# job-losses - Friday 3 May, 2013

More than half of jobs to go at Killarney Golf Club
# Kerry
# Kerry

More than half of jobs to go at Killarney Golf Club

May 3rd 2013, 4:34 PM 9,972 Views 17 Comments

The announcement follows an agreement reached between management and the trade union SIPTU.

# job-losses - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Aviva to cut 2,000 jobs worldwide - but no changes to Irish jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Aviva to cut 2,000 jobs worldwide - but no changes to Irish jobs

Apr 18th 2013, 1:21 PM 4,012 Views 6 Comments

The insurance giant is to cut 2,000 jobs across the UK, Europe and Asia.