Hundreds of new jobs for Dubois Co.

DUBOIS CO., IN (WFIE) - MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc. announced Friday that it plans to expand its operations in Dubois County.

The maker of home cabinetry products says the expansion will create up to 262 jobs by the end of 2016.

The company plans to begin hiring cabinet assemblers, component pullers, shipping helpers, supervision and quality positions later this year for its Ferdinand location.

MasterBrand currently employees more than 3,500 people at its six Indiana facilities and more than 1,500 in Ferdinand.

"The town of Ferdinand is thrilled and honored that MasterBrand made their determination to expand their business here," said Ken Sicard, president of Ferdinand Town Council.  "MasterBrand and their employees are an important asset as we work to grow our community."

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