Electronics Production | January 11, 2011
Fairchild with 120 layoffs in South Portland
Fairchild is to layoff 120 staff at its operations in South Portland (USA).
Fairchild Semiconductor is to lay off 120 employees - out of a current 800 - as part of the recently announced restructuring programme. Last month, the company announced that it would reduce staff numbers by 12% - equal to 1'100 staff - world wide. Jobs at the unit in South Portland will be phased out over the next 9 months, local media reports.