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Water Valley plant to create more than 150 new jobs

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(WMC) –Water Valley manufacturing plant, BorgWarner, announced on Monday, July 7, that its operations will be expanded, which will create 158 new jobs in the area.

The company is investing $43 million to expand the facility. BorgWarner makes transmissions, all-wheel drive systems, cooling systems, turbochargers and other engine components.

The company will employ nearly 500 people after this latest expansion.

According to NBC affiliate WTVA, Water Valley Mayor Larry Hart said the fact that the company continues to expand shows the quality of the city, county, and state's workforce.

The Mississippi Development Authority will also give $2.5 million to help with infrastructure needs.

MDA said the news jobs will pay an average yearly salary of $35,000.

Click here to search for jobs with BorgWarner: http://www.borgwarner.com/en/Careers/Search/default.aspx.

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