210 jobs to be eliminated as NC windshield plant closes

ENFIELD, N.C. (WNCN) – A total of 210 jobs will be eliminated when a windshield manufacturing plant in Enfield closes in October.

On Monday, Safelite Glass Corp. announced the planned closure of its Enfield operations by Oct. 10.

The Enfield plant first opened in 1970.

Safelite will provide separation packages, refer workers to positions within and outside of Safelite, and offer relocation assistance.

The company said during last five years, it has created more than 6,000 jobs across the U.S., with additional job growth projected, particularly in claims management and vehicle glass repair and replacement.

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