HOLDEN has verified it’ll finish manufacturing of the domestically-created Cruze small-car on Oct 7 — exactly the same evening the Falcon manufacturer wills close .
But as the lamps is likely to be turned off permanently at Ford’s service, Holden could keep building the Commodore.
Cruze production’s finish means 320 careers is likely to be axed, departing in Elizabeth about 1000 employees about the assembly-line.
Holden workers were advised of the work reductions and also the day on Friday at the conclusion of change.
The finish of Cruze manufacturing means to building 165 vehicles per day, rather than the present price of 240 vehicles per day Holden may reduce.
A declaration from Holden stated there’s no change” to intend to proceed building Commodore at Elizabeth until 2017’s end.
“Holden’s important concern all the time would be to help our people and also to handle this planned breeze-down of producing in ways that treats our workers with self-esteem and regard,” the declaration said.
Holden workers that are “All have guidance services open to them, in addition to instruction, job training and work looking assistance.”
Meanwhile, once the V6 place shuts the 200 employees at Holden’s motor manufacturer in Melbourne are required to become out-of employment from the end-of this season.