JOB GROWTH: 12,000-square-ft. expansion underway for Precision Plastics

COLUMBIA CITY —Precision Plastics, Inc., a custom plastic injection molder, is expanding its operations in Columbia City. A 12,000-square-foot warehouse is being added to the existing 75,000-square-foot plastics facility, located on West Connexion Way.The $265,000 investment is expected to be completed by June and will bring 15 new jobs by 2017. Precision Plastics will move product storage into its new warehouse, which will allow the company to add injection molding presses to its manufacturing facility.Founded in 1955, Precision Plastics produces injection molded products servicing the automotive, defense and industrial markets.Currently the company employes approximately 120 full-time workers and plans to begin hiring for manufacturing positions in August.Applications can be submitted through Peoplelink Staffing Solutions in Columbia City.