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Joy Global Permanently Lays Off 130 Employees

Joy Global Inc. permanently laid off 130 workers on Tuesday, according to Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Dislocated Worker Program.

The company had previously announced a temporary closure of its facility located at 4400 West National Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53214 in November, 2015.

Tuesday’s notice states that the closure will be permanent, affecting 130 workers. DWD and its regional workforce partner, Employ Milwaukee (formerly the Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board) will continue to offer services to the affected workers.

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