ConocoPhillips Begins Layoffs In Bartlesville, Across Company

Monday, September 12th 2016, 5:55 pm
By: News On 6

ConocoPhillips has begun the layoffs it announced earlier this year.

Back in the summer ConocoPhillips announced it would be laying off six percent of its employees worldwide.

The company employs 15,600 people worldwide, according to its website, with 1,400 employees in Bartlesville.

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On Monday, September 12, 2016, the company said through a spokesman that the layoffs have begun.

"We expect to have approximately 90 workforce reductions in Bartlesville, which has around 1,400 employees," a company spokesperson based in Bartlesville said.

The spokesman said there are no new reductions to report, but employees will be leaving the organization over the coming weeks as necessitated by each individual staff or business unit need.