posted on July 05, 2012 12:47
Alpina Foods, the first company to build in the new Genesee County Argi-business Park, has hired its first employees.
The Bogota, Columbia based Alpina has hired on 25 workers who will be attending training in food processing at Genesee Community College.
Alpina’s Operations Director Roger Parkhurst said nearly 500 people have applied for jobs with the yogurt maker.
A total of 40 workers are expected to be hired by the end of the year.