Xerox closing call centers, almost 300 Coos Co. jobs to be lost

COOS COUNTY, Ore. -- Almost 300 people will be losing their jobs in Coos County, after a business is closing it's two call centers.

ACS Xerox will close the centers in July, leading to the layoffs of 285 workers.

Xerox says the call centers no longer fit into their business strategy.

Some of the jobs are being sent to Portland, and they say Coos County employees are welcome to apply for the jobs moved there.

The company says it will not help with moving expenses.