Lockheed Martin to Invest, Create Jobs in Arkansas
Lockheed Martin will invest $142 million in its Camden facility in Arkansas. The investment, which will add 326 new jobs by 2024, supports new construction and improves on existing facilities for products, new machinery and equipment. According to Lockheed Martin, the Camden facility is a highly efficient center of excellence that contributes components and performs final assembly for products that are important to the defense of the U.S. and a growing number of allied nations.
These newly created jobs are growing the Camden facility workforce from approximately 700 employees to more than 900 employees in the next few years. Camden Operations is Lockheed Martin's Precision Fires operations center of excellence.