Internal restructuring
Sur; Andalucía; Almería
Location of affected unit(s)
El Ejido
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Provision Of Services To The Community As A Whole
84.2 - Provision of services to the community as a whole

119 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
8 October 2013
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


The public-private communal service provider Elsur of El Ejido (Almeria) is to apply for a redundancy procedure (ERE) with a consequent loss of 119 staff. Dismissals are to affect workers in the following units: water and sanitation (10), road and construction (16), public buildings (13), electricity (9), warehouse (2), administration (9), and gardening (60).

The company went into consultations with worker representatives. A one-day strike was organized by the latter after discussions remained inconclusive. Negotiations were announced to last until 23th October. 


  • 8 October 2013: La Información


Eurofound (2013), Elsur, Internal restructuring in Spain, factsheet number 75969, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/75969.