Governor Cooper Announces Expansion by Keihin Carolina System Technology in Edgecombe CountyAutomotive Supplier will add 42 jobs and invest more than $13 million RALEIGH Feb 2, 2017 Keihin Carolina System Technology will expand its automotive assembly operations in Edgecombe County, adding 42 jobs over the coming three years, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company plans to invest more than $13 million at its Tarboro facility. “This expansion shows confidence in our workforce, our economy and our state as a great place for world-class employers to invest and grow,” Governor Cooper said. “As a native of eastern North Carolina, I know how critical skilled manufacturing jobs like these are to Edgecombe County and other rural parts of North Carolina.” Keihin Carolina will hire production associates and technical staff. While compensation will vary by position, average salaries for the new jobs will be $32,230, in line with Edg ...

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