Lakendra Gore was among hundreds of applicants earning an immediate interview for a possible job with BMW Manufacturing in Greer.
SC Works at McAlister and MAU on Pelham Road are looking to interview 1,000 applicants for hundreds of jobs, many with immediate openings at BMW.
There’s nothing but good news driving BMW’s Greer plant.
A huge hiring event begins Monday, with a goal of 1,000 interviews by Friday, the Greer-produced X family of SUV’s is leading BMW Global to all-time monthly and year-to-date sales records and reports out of Germany suggest Greer will build an electric SUV.
BMW in Greer is having a massive hiring event with MAU prepared to interview up to 1,000 people next week.
The hiring blitz is for immediate openings, according to MAU. The employees hired are on MAU's payroll. In comparison, Michelin North America has its employees on the company's payroll.
Russia will assemble the Greer-manufactured X4s, BMW confirmed.
BMW Manufacturing will ship parts from the Greer production facility to Russia where the kits will be completed at Russia’s Kaliningrad plant.
The Greer manufactured BMW X5 continued to help drive record sales for BMW brand vehicles in May.
The X5, assembled at the Hwy. 101 facility, had sales increase 34.4 percent to 5,797 vehicles in May. That, combined with the 3 and 4 series which increased to 17.9 percent to 12,868 vehicles, and the 2 series increase to 16.9 percent to 1,119 vehicles led the 4.7 percent increase in sales in May.