Hundreds of jobs cut at Bombardier in Belfast

//Hundreds of jobs cut at Bombardier in Belfast

Hundreds of jobs cut at Bombardier in Belfast

The Bombardier Aerospace firm in Belfast is cutting almost 400 jobs as part of a company restructuring.

It said 300 contract and temporary staff are being laid off and it is seeking 90 redundancies from its permanent workforce.

Canada-based Bombardier is one of the largest employers in Northern Ireland, with 5,000 permanent employees and 1,000 contract staff.

The firm produces wings and other parts in Belfast.

A spokeswoman said: “It is right across the company. All areas of the company will be affected.”


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By | 2014-09-11T02:58:47+00:00 September 11th, 2014|Business|0 Comments