Auto parts manufacturer to bring 1,000 jobs to East Tennessee

By: WVLT Staff
By: WVLT Staff

CLINTON, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Manufacturer SL Tennessee has announced an expansion that will bring 1,000 new jobs and an $80 million dollar investment to East Tennessee.

The company will build a new 250,000 square foot building in the Clinton/I-75 Industrial park. The $80 million investment is expected to create 1,000 new jobs.

SL Tennessee produces lighting and chassis components. The company says the new facility will manufacture and produce head lamps and tail lams for the automotive market.

A list of available positions will be listed at Applications will also be accepted at the facility.

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