MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Airbus will begin hiring for its new A220 assembly line this week. The company expects to hire 600 employees for the newest final assembly line planned for the Port City. Aircraft Structure/Installation Mechanics, Installers for Aircraft Cabin Furnishings and Aircraft Electricians are needed in the first wave of production hirings.

A groundbreaking on the new assembly line is set for Wednesday, January 16.

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Production on the first A220 at the Brookley Aeroplex is expected to begin later this year.