Intel is already posting job openings for their new fabs in Columbus! The Intel job postings in Columbus include engineering, construction, project management, and more! Intel plans to build two factories, known as fabs, to be built in New Albany in Licking County, Ohio.
“These are high-paying, high-tech jobs, ranging from factory operators and equipment technicians to engineers and business support functions,” said spokeswoman Chelsea Hughes.
Half Of Intel Jobs in Columbus May Only Need A High School Diploma
Bill LaFayette, a Columbus economist, and Columbus Business First reviewed Intel’s potential jobs to provide a breakdown of what they may be looking for.
Approximately half of the initial Intel jobs coming to Columbus may only require a high school diploma. So, many people across the Central Ohio workforce may be able to find jobs working at Intel’s New Albany factories. Intel will need electrical and electromechanical assemblers, semiconductor processing technicians, inspectors and testers, plus assemblers and fabricators – all of which may only require a high school diploma. Between Intel and Columbus State Community College, workers can gain the training they need to work at Intel in New Albany.
News outlets are reporting an expected 3,000 initial workers will be needed for the project, but more factories are expected to come to the site bringing even more jobs. The average salary is reported to be $135,000, which is 2.5 times the median household income in Columbus.
LaFayette also speculates that Intel will likely “cast their net pretty wide to staff up” by bringing in workers from across Ohio and from other states.
Moving To Columbus To Work At Intel?
If you or someone you know is moving to the Columbus area to work at Intel, get in touch with local real estate expert Rita Boswell to get started. Rita knows the area and the local real estate market like the back of her hand. She is a full-time, 5 star Realtor with many years of experience in the Columbus real estate market.
Start browsing real estate for sale with the below maps of real estate near the new Intel site. To learn more about the communities near Intel, call or text Columbus Realtor Rita Boswell at 614-547-3229.
Homes For Sale Near Intel In New Albany OH
Land For Sale Near Intel in New Albany OH