3rd Shift Begins At Fort Wayne General Motors Plant

By Scott Sarvay

June 18, 2010 Updated May 17, 2010 at 12:57 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Fort Wayne's General Motors Assembly Plant began its new third shift overnight.

About 900-new full-time employees will eventually work on the shift to produce more light-duty Chevy Silverado pickup trucks and a new line of GMC Sierra trucks.

GM had been working since September to set up the third shift and transfer workers to Allen County.

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