Layoffs: Boston Scientific cuts 50 in Ireland
Medical device company Boston Scientific to shed 50 jobs at its Galway facility as part of its 2011 restructuring plan.
The cuts are tied to a 2011 global restructuring plan for the medical device company, according to a BSX spokesman.
Boston Scientific employs 2,500 at the Galway facility, which is the largest of its 3 manufacturing facilities in Ireland. Overall, the medical device company employs about 4,500 in the Emerald Isle.