EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Spain
Location of affected unit(s): Oviedo and Guadalajara


Sector: Information / communication
61.20 - Wireless telecommunications activities
Number Employed: 8500
Group: Orange

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-01-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 300

Additional Information

Orange has announced that it will create 300 new jobs at its call centre subsidiaries in Oviedo and Guadalajara. Those jobs will be related to customer services. This case is related to the restructuring plan, previously reported in the ERM, which the company is carrying out as a result of the acquisition of the Spanish telecommunication company Jazztel. Under this plan, Orange has presented a labour force adjustment affecting 550 workers.