Goshen, Ind.-based Supreme Industries is moving ahead with plans to add hundreds of jobs.
WSBT-TV, South Bend reported that the Goshen City Council granted final approval Tuesday (April 17) to a tax abatement request from Supreme Industries. The company says it expects to hire an additional 350 workers by 2015, while retaining more than 600 positions.
The company is planning to invest around $7 million as part of the expansion project. The new jobs should pay around $17 per hour.
Supreme Industries manufacturers specialized truck bodies, shuttle buses, armored vehicles and trolleys.