Verizon laying off nearly 950 workers in Houston
POSTED: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 6:30am
UPDATED: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 6:44am
Company intends to close call center Aug. 25th
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Verizon Wireless notified Texas employment officials that it plans to close a call center in Houston and cut nearly 950 jobs.
Verizon filed a notice with the Texas Workforce Commission saying it had given 943 workers at the customer service call center 60 days' notice that their jobs are being eliminated. To read more on this story, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/business/article/Verizon-laying-off-nearly-950-workers-in-Houston-3679643.php