EVRAZ Inc, which is doing business as EVRAZ Oregon Steel, has submitted a WARN with the Oregon Dislocated Worker Unit. It explains that the company has experienced a significant business downturn and has developed plans for a workforce reduction. The impacted facility is located at 14400 North Rivergate Boulevard in Portland, Oregon. The company anticipates that the reduction in force will begin on or around April 6, 2020.
The layoffs will be carried out over a two-month period. The plan is based on available information and numerous factors that could impact the timing of the terminations. It is believed that approximately 230 workers will be impacted.
EVRAZ is a non-union facility so impacted workers will not have access to bumping rights. The WARN and a list of impacted employees can be found here.