Hussmann bringing 50 jobs to Gwinnett

LAWRENCEVILLE — A company that makes, sells, installs and services display equipment and refrigeration systems for retail food is bringing 50 jobs to Gwinnett.

Hussmann, Corp. has announced the new skilled trade jobs, and will have a career fair from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday at Gwinnett Technical College. The company will conduct on-site interviews for brazers (pipers), mechanical testers, electrical testers, welders and painters. Email resumes to Recruiting@hussmann.com.

Hussmann’s customers include supermarkets, convenience stores, drug stores and dollar stores.

“We are excited to be expanding our skilled workforce in Gwinnett. The additional positions will dramatically improve our production efficiencies, to better serve our clients,” Andre King, human resources manager for Hussmann, said in a press release. “We are continually increasing our refrigeration systems area operation and this investment is a first step toward our sustained growth.”

Hussmann is partnering with Georgia Quick Start to develop a free customized training program that helps companies maintain a competitive advantage by preparing workers with specific skill sets that they are seeking to develop in their employees. Training is conducted in classrooms, mobile labs or onsite at the company and is provided at no charge by the Technical College System of Georgia.

Hussmann’s Quick Start training was provided through Gwinnett Tech. The college will provide additional support for ongoing training needs.

“Hussmann’s investment in Gwinnett County speaks to the strength of our community and their confidence in the quality of our workforce,” Gwinnett County Commissioner Jace Brooks said in the release.