More than 250 jobs are coming to Kinston, thanks to a major expansion by a manufacturing company.
Associated Materials, Incorporated operates its Alside Window plant off Airport Road.
Governor Pat McCrory’s office says the company will invest more than $5 million over the next five years in Kinston and add 252 jobs. The parent company already employs more that 540 people in the state and is one of Kinston’s largest employers.
“Creating new manufacturing jobs across North Carolina has been a priority of my administration’s economic plan. We remain focused on expanding partnerships with existing North Carolina businesses like Associated Materials,” said the governor. “Kinston and Associated Materials will both benefit greatly from this major expansion
Alside began in 1947 and has six other U.S. plants.