Niles business to add nearly 300 jobs

NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – An international company with a facility in Trumbull County is expecting to add nearly 300 more jobs to the facility in Niles.

According to the Tribune Chronicle, Alorica announced Tuesday it will expand its workforce nationwide to include 270 additional jobs at the Niles location on Route 422 – the former West Corporation.

Irvine, Cali.-based Alorica completed the acquisition of West Corporation’s agent services businesses for $275 million. The acquisition positioned Alorica among the largest business process outsourcing providers in the United States, valued at $1.2 billion, and increased the company’s workforce to 48,000 global employees.

The company stated in a news release that it had “reached a key hiring and financial milestone in 2015 as a result of client growth in the U.S. and globally.”

The company said by the end of December it will have increased its employee headcount in all 73 markets where it operates.

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