GM to add third shift, 650 jobs at Spring Hill Manufacturing
General Motors announced plans to add a third shift and 650 jobs to Spring Hill Manufacturing to increase output of the recently launched Cadillac XT5 and GMC Acadia. The shift is expected to begin in January 2017. Staffing details are being finalized and positions will be filled starting this quarter. "Spring Hill is demonstrating again its flexibility and agility to meet increasing customer demand for GM's hot products," said Cathy Clegg, vice president, GM North America Manufacturing & Labor Relations. The site manufacturing operations currently consist of a flexible vehicle assembly plant, including a body shop, paint shop, two polymer injection molding operations and general assembly, and an engine plant. There are 3,300 hourly and salaried employees at Spring Hill.