New and Expanding: Preformed Windings begins hiring for new Pell City plant


Preformed Windings, a subsidiary of Scotland-based Parsons Peebles Group, is hiring for its new manufacturing facility in Pell City, in St. Clair County.

This facility is the company’s first in the United States and will be dedicated to manufacturing HV coils for the North American market. Preformed Windings is the world’s leading supplier of preformed coils, associated products and services.

The company’s $3.9 million investment in Pell City will yield an initial 85 employees. The company is included in the Birmingham Business Alliance’s 2018 Regional Economic Growth Report.

The company is utilizing AIDT, the state’s renowned workforce development program. Information about job openings at Preformed Windings can be found here.

“We believe Pell City’s close proximity to our growing markets, and the community’s can-do approach in supporting our location efforts made this an easy decision,” said Frank Barrett, CEO of Parson Peebles Group, at the time the project was announced. “Mayor (Bill) Pruitt and his team were very responsive to our needs and supportive the entire time. We appreciate their assistance and expertise in helping us locate here.”

Click here to read more about the company and its new facility.