MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. – A company makes a big investment in Hub City.
"This new $ 50.1 million investment will expand the building, which is 1
"They told us today that they need 30 highly trained people to take positions to pay very well," said Kyle Spurgeon, President and CEO of the Jackson Chamber.
This will transfer Toyota to the electric vehicle market.
"Preparing for the changing market that changes from traditional internal combustion engines to electrified alternatives," says Shawn Daly, general manager and plant manager at Toyota Bodine.
As soon as visitors enter the Toyota Bodine, they will see more trophies' lining These are the wills of the employees who work there and part of the reason they decided to expand.
"Our people really have the attention to detail and the commitment to continuous improvement we call" Kaizen " at Toyota that makes all the difference, "said Daly.
The Jackson Chamber is planning to work with them all the way.
" We look forward to working with Toyota to ensure that this investment comes on time and under budget and that we help them find the thirty people they need to produce these products that this investment means, says Spurgeon.
This investment in the Jackson plant is part of a $ 750 million investment in five US factories that will bring nearly 600 jobs across the country. .