Emissions from the facility will be close to nothing, and its water usage will be insignificant, said Augusta Meyers, communications manager with Intel.
More than 300 employees, who must have a minimum of a high school diploma, will be hired to work at the new facility.Their annual salaries will range from $21,000 to $30,000, Meyers
The factory's planned refurbishment into a testing facility came about after a rise in worldwide demand for Intel products, Meyers
said part of the $105 million investment in the former factory is being used to upgrade it for use as something else at the end of its roughly 18-month run as a testing facility.
goes in and out of hiring phases depending on the demand," she
said, "so who knows what that's going to look like in another two years."