Tyson Foods is doubling down on its investment in its Cooper Foster Park Road plant in Amherst, Massachusetts. The company plans to hire an additional 200 workers after already injecting $20 million into the facility in the last year alone.
“We are very excited to grow in Amherst,” stated Plant Manager, Brandy Shaw to The Chronicle. “We already employ 525 people in the facility and are looking forward to adding more team members to our Tyson family. We take great pride in being a positive member of this community.”
As protein demand spikes across the nation, Tyson Foods saw the immediate need to bolster its operations.
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