Rheem layoffs 60 employees in Fort Smith

A spokesperson for Rheem in Fort Smith said 60 hourly employees will be laid off tomorrow, Jan. 20th.

John Anthony said the layoffs are part of normal seasonal adjustments.

Currently the plant employees 1,195 people. Some 906 are hourly and 289 are salaried.

Rheem in Fort Smith builds residential and commercial HVAC products.

The layoffs are seasonal and the company hopes to recall all employees in the future.

Source: 4029 TV