Where is Milwaukee Tool Creating 1,200 New Jobs?

Milwaukee Tool is investing $60 million toward expansions in Right to Work Mississippi. This expansion will create 800 new jobs in Grenada County alone while also creating 400 additional jobs across Mississippi. That comes to a total of 1,200 new jobs, so this is good news for the economy!

From Area Development Magazine:

“Our people and our culture have clearly made the difference in our growth and success. We look forward to bringing more jobs to this state.” […]

“When an industry leader such as Milwaukee Tool chooses to grow its footprint in Mississippi by building a new manufacturing facility, in addition to its existing facilities, it sends a strong message to the world that we take business seriously and work hard to ensure companies’ long-term success in our state. This newest investment […] will benefit the region and its 800 new employees well into the future, just as Milwaukee Tool once again will benefit from having the best workforce in the nation producing the high-quality tools and accessories for which the company is known around the world.” […]

“The partnership between Milwaukee Tool and Mississippi continues to strengthen through this new manufacturing location in Grenada County. The region’s talented workforce and robust transportation network make Grenada an ideal location for this new facility, and the commitment of 400 additional new Milwaukee Tool jobs within the company’s existing locations reflects the great business climate Mississippi provides.”


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