First Business

April 23, 2013

Cooper Power Systems shedding 163 Pewaukee jobs, shifting to Mexico

Cooper Power Systems will eliminate 163 jobs in Pewaukee and shift local production of molded rubber products to a facility in Mexico, a company spokesman said Monday.

The cuts include 130 hourly production employees and 33 salaried positions, said Mark Horner, spokesman for Eaton Corp., Cooperâ;€™s parent company. The company currently employs 260 at the Pewaukee location.

The production will be performed at the facility in Queretaro, Mexico, beginning in the first quarter of 2014, with full productionâ;€¦;

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