AvtoVAZ sends to early retirement of hundreds of employees

АвтоВАЗ отправляет на досрочную пенсию сотни сотрудников

AvtoVAZ conducts a headcount optimization

The plant needs to cut more than eight thousand people.

The largest automaker in Russia, AVTOVAZ intends to send to early retirement of 500 employees. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the company.

“Employees who wished to leave the company, will be able to go on early retirement with compensation. We sent a notification about the release of 500 people,” – said the Agency interlocutor.

The Chairman of the primary organization of the interregional Union of workers Association (MPRA) in the Samara region Petr Zolotarev confirmed that they had received notification of the reduction of 500 personnel from managers, specialists and employees. In how long do employees leave the company, the Union said.

“AvtoVAZ conducts headcount optimization. The presidential envoy in Volga Federal district Mikhail Babich reported that the company will reduce staff by 6 thousand people in 2017 and 2.2 thousand people – in 2018. AvtoVAZ confirmed the previously announced plan for the reduction of 740 employees and reported that he has no plans to increase this number”, – stated in the message.

As reported Корреспондент.netin January 2017, AVTOVAZ stopped supplying cars to Ukraine. The supply of new cars was the fall of last year. In stock at dealers there are only two models – Niva SUV and station wagon Largus.

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