Faurecia bringing new jobs to Franklin

Faurecia adding jobs in Franklin. (Photo/Faurecia)
Faurecia adding jobs in Franklin. (Photo/Faurecia)

FRANKLIN, Ohio (WDTN) – 120 new jobs are coming to Franklin.

Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies is expanding it operations. The company is a business group of the automotive supplier.

“Faurecia has proudly operated in the City of Franklin and the Dayton region for 20 years,” said Mark Stidham, President of FECT. “Our growth here is a proof point to the skill and commitment of the workforce in the area and we look forward to using that advantage to build on our success for many years to come.”

The jobs are in the fields of engineering, maintenance and production technicians and supervisory roles.

Faurecia already employees 329 people in the Dayton area. It says an increasing demand for weight reduction, pollution control and energy recovering are the driving forces to the expansion.

“The launch of these exhaust systems will require significant investment,” said Franklin City Manager Sonny Lewis. “We’re so pleased Faurecia wants to make that investment here, and we look forward to continuing our relationship with the company.”

WDTN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s