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Job fair today for positions at Geismar plant

4 years 1 month 10 hours ago April 25, 2013 Apr 25, 2013 Thursday, April 25 2013 April 25, 2013 9:57 AM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Russell Jones

GEISMAR - A chemical company with expansion plans in Geismar scheduled a job fair today for potential hires.

Methanex Corp. is building a new methanol production facility which will open by the end of 2014. The facility will have 135 permanent, full-time jobs in a variety of positions around the plant.

The job fair is at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

This is the second Methanex plant moved to the parish from Chile. The two plants together are estimated to cost a total of $1.1 billion.

News 2 will have more on the event tonight starting at 4 p.m.


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