Tags Archives: Jobs

Next Level Apparel bringing 100 jobs to Dothan.

BIRMINGHAM — A California-based clothing company announced plans to open a new East Coast distribution facility in Dothan, a move expected to bring more than 100 jobs to the area by this summer, Birmingham Business Journal reported. Next Level Apparel p ...

SMP building new Cottondale manufacturing plant.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Work began this week at the Cedar Cove Technology Park in Cottondale to make space for a new SMP parts facility projected to create nearly 650 jobs, Birmingham Business Journal reported. Construction is set to begin on the 700,000-squ ...

Mando America will invest $19M for expansion in Opelika.

OPELIKA, Ala. — Mando America Corp. announced plans recently for a $19 million expansion to its North American headquarters in Opelika, a move that would create an additional 32 jobs, the Birmingham Business Journal reported. Since moving the location ...

Yorozu Gears Up for New Auto Supply Plant.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The Yorozu auto parts supplier announced that it will build a new manufacturing facility in the Jasper Industrial Park in 2017, creating hundreds of new jobs. Gov. Robert Bentley said the global tier one automotive supplier, will c ...

Marx Brothers go coo-coo for coconut facility expansion.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Marx Brothers coconut products maker will expand its facility in Birmingham with construction set to start next month. The $4.9 million expansion will add about 40,000 square feet the facility to make room for new production equ ...

Alabama construction jobs build by 4 percent.

ALABAMA — Alabama construction jobs are up 4 percent over the year, a new report showed. The Associated General Contractors of America said there were about 3,200 more of those jobs in July, as compared to the same month last year. Part of the summer se ...

New college grad? Check out Alabama.

ALABAMA — MSN.com said the combination of  the low cost of living, and with sunny predictions for business growth, make Alabama a good place to start “real life.” It recently ranked the state No. 7 on list of the best places to start a pos ...

Mercedes supplier announces 650-job plant.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A major auto supplier is building a huge manufacturing plant that will employ 650 people at full production. Samvardhana Motherson Group, a Mercedes-Benz supplier, recently announced the new venture, which will make various exterior ...

Lockheed Martin missile plant launches job generator.

TROY, Ala. – Lockheed Martin recently celebrated the opening of a new cruise missile manufacturing annex that has helped add 75 jobs here this year. The annex will support an increase in U.S. and international orders. “The completion of the cruise mi ...

Kamtek unveils 350+ new jobs in Birmingham.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Kamtek plans to spend more than $500 million in expansion money and add 354 jobs to its Birmingham operations. The auto supplier recently announced the plans to add to its Alabama plant, including opening a new aluminum casting faci ...

Lockheed brings 100-job boost to Huntsville.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Lockheed Martin plans to add 100 new jobs here to support an increase in battle management operations. The company will add the jobs as part of a plan to expand its command, control, battle management and communications work. Lockh ...

Grille 29 seeks 100+ restaurant pros in Birmingham.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Casual, upscale restaurant Grille 29 is hiring more than 100 people to staff its new Alabama restaurant. Grille 29 will be in the Brookwood Village shopping center and is slated to open in October. Those doing the hiring are seeking f ...