Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 11:02 am (Updated: March 30, 11:02 am)
Volvo Trucks in North America in Pulaski County will recall approximately 700 employees between May 2 and June 13, according to an announcement Wednesday morning.
The New River Valley plant, which employs slightly fewer than 1,500 people, is seeing a surge in orders for heavy-duty trucks.
In addition, the unionized production workforce on Sunday agreed to a two-tier compensation plan, under which any workers recalled will be paid less than those currently working in the factory.
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