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GE’s Ellisville Plant leader visits JCJC

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On Thursday, GE's Ellisville Plant Leader, Nate Beach visited hopeful employees at Jones County Junior College.

More than a half a dozen people were at the JCJC Advance Technology Center learning how to drill with hopes of landing a job at the GE Aviation Plant on Hwy. 11 in Ellisville. 

JCJC Workforce Development created a program to train potential GE employees in January.  Sixty-two people have completed the program that includes 13 module trainings, consisting of 48 ½ hours of experience.

GE is expected to hold a groundbreaking ceremony for its new plant later this month.

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