Wayne County Nursing Home Jobs in Jeopardy

Source: Ashley Zilka, rochesterhomepage.net, March 20, 2013

The Wayne County board supervisors voted and now more than 70 nursing home jobs are on the line. Certain departments in the facility will be contracted by a private company, starting July 1. 74 Wayne County nursing home employees heard the bad news Tuesday night. Three departments will be outsourced to the private company, Sodexo Senior Living. Meaning those employees could lose their jobs…

….House keeping, food service and building maintenance are the services that are affected. The 74 employees can reapply for their jobs but there’s no guarantee they will be rehired. According to union president, employees will be paid $3 less an hour than the average $14 they are currently making. …