Hyundai TRANSYS Georgia Seating System LLC is investing $9 million in expanding its seating manufacturing operations in West Point, Georgia. The expansion will create more than 150 jobs.
Hyundai TRANSYS manufactures seats and seat foam pads for the Hyundai Santa Fe, Kia Sorento and other models. In addition to providing seating structures for automobile manufacturers, the company also supplies seats to leading electric vehicle makers.
“We are excited for the new opportunity ahead as we expand our presence in the West Point community,” said Hyundai TRANSYS Georgia Seating System President and CEO Sangkil Jung.
The expansion will take the company’s employment in Georgia to more than 1,890 jobs. They are currently hiring for careers in production seat assembly, foam, quality and logistics.