Caterpillar to cut 239 Georgia jobs

Mar 21, 2009 Full story: Atlanta Business Chronicle

Caterpillar Inc. will slash 239 jobs in Jefferson and Griffin, Ga., as part of a larger layoff due to global economic woes.

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#1 Mar 22, 2009
And the comment to make is this is a non-union plant. The good thing about a union is after a period of having so many years you get call back rights. So the people that dog on the union thing about that in this time of down sizing.
karolyn mcghahee

Griffin, GA

#2 Oct 14, 2010
I had a few family members thats worked there for years.!!:*(

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#4 May 15, 2012
wow seriously? another 239 people with lost jobs.. our economy is fkd.

we need to pull out of iraq and make more jobs for everyone.
Ken

Marion, IN

#5 May 16, 2012
ALLY is Rally wrote:
wow seriously? another 239 people with lost jobs.. our economy is fkd.
we need to pull out of iraq and make more jobs for everyone.
This post is THREE years old...CAT cut these jobs in March of 2009!

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