Mansfield Plumbing will invest $9 million and create 150 new jobs to its operations in Perryville, Ohio.
Mansfield Plumbing will
invest $9 million and create 150 new jobs to its operations in Perryville, Ohio.
The key piece of Mansfield’s investment will be a new football field long kiln
and more equipment, according to Steve
Johnson, the company’s treasurer and risk manager.
new jobs will pay between $11.84 to $18 per hour, with an average of $16.26 per
hour. Currently, Mansfield
has around 455 works at its Perryville headquarters. The company also has
manufacturing plants in Big Prairie, Ohio and Henderson, Texas.
Monday, the Ohio Tax Credit Authority gave its approval for an eight-year, 60%
for its creation of $5.2 million of additional annual payroll. Part of the tax
credit says that Mansfield
must stay in operation in Perryville for at least 11 years, according to the
state’s Department of Development.
Mansfield’s CFO Philip G. Taggart is pleased
that his company will be able to lead the way in American manufacturing for the
incentive by the state enables the Mansfield Plumbing organization to continue
its commitment to manufacturing jobs in Ashland
County and the State of Ohio,” Taggart said.
“The grant helps position the company to serve a recovering U.S. housing market and an increasing desire by
American consumers for ‘Made in USA’
Mansfield Plumbing to create 150 new jobs
August 28, 2012