On March 7, 2018, Quest Diagnostics Inc. submitted a WARN notification with the Michigan Workforce Development Agency. The letter explains that the company intends to close its Troy, Michigan facility. The facility is located at 1947 Technology Drive. As a result of the impending closure, the company expect 57 employees to be permanently laid off on May 8, 2018.
The letter explains that some employees may be excused from reporting to work at earlier dates. Even so, they will continue to be employed with full pay and benefits until May 8, 2018. The impacted workers do not have access to bumping rights. The letter suggests that some employees may have the opportunity to apply for positions in other locations.
The affected job titles include technologists, managers and a specimen processing trainer. The full WARN notification can be found here.