State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company announced Thursday plans to exit eleven facilities in stages over the course of several years, beginning next year.
That includes the State Farm Operations Center in Bakersfield located at 900 Old River Road.
According to a news release, the company plans to close the Bakersfield location in 2021.
The work from these facilities will move to the company's headquarters in Bloomington, Ill., its offices in Atlanta, Dallas, and Phoenix, as well as a number of existing locations across the U.S.
Bakersfield employees will have opportunities to relocate with the jobs, according to a spokesman.
Sunday, May 28, 2017
State Farm plans to close Bakersfield operations center by 2021
Looks like they are using the process of attrition to slowly de-staff and move the functions to other states.