Posts tagged staffing levels

    McDonald’s reportedly temporarily shuts its U.S. corporate offices ahead of layoffs

    April 3, 2023 // McDonald’s Corp is temporarily closing its U.S. offices this week as it prepares to inform corporate employees about its layoffs as part of a broader company restructuring, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. In an internal email last week to U.S. employees and some international staff, McDonald’s asked them to work from home from Monday through Wednesday so it can deliver staffing decisions virtually, the report said. It is unclear how many employees will be laid off.

    Workers at Medieval Times in Buena Park walk off job, go on strike, union says

    February 13, 2023 // About 25 of the 50 workers in their bargaining unit walked out, according to Erin Zapcic, the lead organizer of Medieval Times Performers United. Performers said due to staff shortages, they have been working six days a week. They've been in wage negotiations with management since December.

    1,500 Sharp Grossmont Hospital workers vote to unionize

    February 6, 2023 // SEIU-UHW says 55% of the workers voted to join the union. The frontline workers who joined include licensed vocational nurses, certified nursing assistants, respiratory care practitioners, pharmacy technicians, imaging assistants, certified phlebotomy technicians, healthcare partners, surgical technologists, unit clerks and more job classes. The union says this is the fourth group from the San Diego area to join recently. They say workers at three Fresenius dialysis clinics in the area joined last month.