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Company to add 225 jobs in Mountain Home

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MOUNTAIN HOME, AR (KAIT) -

A company in Baxter County will be adding more employees.

The announcement on Thursday from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission states Baxter International Inc. will be adding about 225 full-time employees for its Mountain Home manufacturing facility over the next 5 years.

The company provides renal and medical products worldwide.

“Baxter’s expansion in Mountain Home will help increase production of components for disposable medical devices spanning our portfolio of life-saving and life-sustaining products,” said Tony Johnson, vice president of operations for Baxter in the U.S. and Canada said as part of the news release.

AEDC states the company's Mountain Home facility is "550,000-square feet and employs approximately 1,000 people focused on the manufacture of disposable medical products that serve essential healthcare needs of patients globally."

Those looking for a job with Baxter can go to this website.

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