Ford employs 1,200 more workers on Ranger bakkie demand
US company to hire another 1,200 people after the introduction of another shift at the Silverton plant
Unprecedented international demand for the SA-built Ranger bakkie has enabled Ford Southern Africa to increase its workforce by more than 25%.
The company is employing an additional 1,200 workers to man a third daily shift at its Silverton, Tshwane, vehicle assembly plant. The decision is expected to create a further 10,000 jobs at components and service suppliers...