We are finding good, quality people, said Larry Panka, Sr., president of the company, which has a 19,600-square-foot facility in southern Manatee County.
Salary ranges will be about 15 percent higher than the county average, the county said, with $10-an-hour pay and benefits for unskilled assembly positions and between $45,000 to $70,000 for skilled positions, Panka
The robotic units -- there will be four -- cost $275,000 apiece and produce 5,000 ammunition magazines a day, Panka
The companys move to Florida now enables it to be near its suppliers like Sun Glo Plating Co. in Clearwater, Braddock Metallurgical in Riverview and Excalibur Manufacturing in Brooksville, he
Our entire supply chain is located in Florida, said Panka
, who estimated that will create another 150 jobs.
Theyve (EDC) has made it very easy to move here, said Panka
, who has lived in Bradenton for eight years and previously commuted to the Connecticut location.
Two members of the existing management team have relocated from Connecticut.
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The EDC helped us with employee training, site selection, the many incentive programs, shortening the interview process for new hires, and much more, Panka
The EDC and Suncoast Workforce personnel have made our move here seamless.