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In Through the Out Door

by Lexi Ryan | Feb 18, 2018

Companies looking for a skilled workforce in automotive or consumer product manufacturing should consider taking a good look at Kansas City for a possible location. There is a unique opportunity in the KC region for companies to capitalize on nearly 1,200 experienced candidates who will be available over the next two years. Procter & Gamble announced the 2020 closing of their 380-employee manufacturing facility due to an overall shift in the company’s production strategy. Additionally, Harley-Davidson, Inc. announced a decrease in sales worldwide has caused them to close its KC motorcycle assembly plant in the fall of 2019. An eager workforce awaits companies ready for the competitive advantage.

Who:
380 chemical manufacturing workers
800 automotive manufacturing workers

Skill Sets:
Machinists
Team assemblers
Production technicians and technologists
Machine setters, operators and tenders
Inspectors, testers and sorters
Painting and coating workers
Tool and die makers
Production supervisors

Availability:
Q2 2018 – Q2 2020

Read more via The Kansas City Star:
Harley-Davidson, Inc.
Procter & Gamble

For more information, contact Jill McCarthy | 816.374.5636 

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