Ortho manufacturer Alpha expanding, 32 new jobs

Alpha Manufacturing and Design, LLCAlpha Manufacturing and Design, a precision contract manufacturer for the orthopedic industry announced it is doubling its size with a $5.6 million dollar capital expansion. Their employment over the next several years will grow by 32 new positions many of the positions are CNC Machinists. President Ben Garden is a member of the KEDCo-Warsaw Area Career Center-Ivy Tech joint machining training advisory board. They will also be adding CNC programmers and quality control positions.

Ben Garden noted that his company had been approached by other communities about relocating there but for him “ The Warsaw based orthopedic cluster is a perfect fit….with three of the world’s five largest orthopedic medical companies, and an employee talent pool second to none and related firms, it was easy to decide to grow in Warsaw.”

Alpha Manufacturing ToolsAlpha Manufacturing and Design is located in the Airport Industrial park area in Kosciusko County just outside of Warsaw. Founded in 2008 with 2 employees, the company continues to grow with state-of-the art equipment and innovative performance.

“We are pleased to see this small but outstanding orthopedic manufacturing company double in size and stay in its home county,” said Robert Sanders, Chair of the Kosciusko County Council. “It is the type of innovative small business that Kosciusko County appreciates and values,” he noted.