“Azerenerji” did not extend the term of employment contracts with about 250 employees.
According to the information provided by the company’s press service, “as a result of the goal-oriented steps taken in recent years the energy system was rebuilt and modernized. During this period new and modern technologies have been applied, which requires each of the employees to possess appropriate knowledge as well as high professional skills.”
Employment contracts with about 250 people employed by companies which belong to “Azerenerji” whose skills and knowledge do not meet these requirements were not extended. based on the existing labor legislation each of them were paid according compensation.
““Azərenerji” is contunuing to hire specialists whose skills and knowledge meet the modern technological requirements and management principles of the energy system, on competitive basis,” the document says.
According to the information acquired from “Azerenerji” bu Turan Agency, the company is still going to cut down more jobs.
The biggest cutbacks are expected to take place in Mingachevir, where “Azerenerji”‘s two electric stations are located. It is expected that 300 jobs will be lost there.