POST Online Media Lite Edition


Sprint confirmed plan to bring 5,000 jobs back to U.S.

Staff Writer |
Sprint announced a commitment to create or bring back to America 5,000 jobs.

Article continues below

The company anticipates these jobs will support a variety of functions across the organization including its Customer Care and Sales teams.

Sprint will begin discussions immediately with its business partners, states and cities to determine the right locations in the U.S. to create these jobs.

The company expects to fulfill this commitment by the end of its fiscal year 2017 and will provide additional details when they are available.

“We are excited to work with President-Elect Trump and his Administration to do our part to drive economic growth and create jobs in the U.S.,” said Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure.

“We believe it is critical for business and government to partner together to create more job opportunities in the U.S. and ensure prosperity for all Americans.”

What to read next

Sprint expands in Southern California with 78 new retail stores
New layoffs to cost Sprint $160m in Q2
SoftBank to Sprint: Go talk to DISH