This month, Jeffboat announced it would be laying off 278 workers in the city of Jeffersonville, Indiana. Those layoffs are expected to take place during the first quarter of 2018. On November 2, 2017, Parker Hannifin Corporation also submitted a WARN notification with the State of Indiana. Parker Hannifin Corporation is an American corporation that specializes in motion and control technologies.
Today, the company’s corporate headquarters is based out of Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Parker Hannifin’s stock has been trading on the New York Stock Exchange since December 9, 1964. Today, it trades under the ticker PH. According to the company’s letter to the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, the Industrial Process Filtration Division of Parker Hannifin Corporation will soon be shutting down its plant in Tell City, Indiana.
The facility is located at 2002 Main Street in Tell City. The company anticipates that the closure will be completed on or around September 30, 2018. Currently, the plant is staffed by 78 workers. 61 of the impacted employees are represented by the Chicago and Midwest Joint Board of Workers United labor union. These workers will have seniority bumping rights.
17 of the impacted workers are classed as Probond Operators, while 14 are operators. The full WARN notification is accessible here.