Great workforce attracts Dexcom’s global glucose monitor expansion, 500+ jobs to Phoenix

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Dexcom is building a new manufacturing facility in the greater Phoenix area where it will house its continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) business.

The 180,000-square-foot structure will be home to Dexcom’s global manufacturing operations and will create more than 500 jobs over several years. Initial operations are expected to start in the second quarter of 2017, the announcement said. Check for Dexcom jobs here.

Kevin Sayer, president and CEO of Dexcom, explained that company growth and growing demand for continuous glucose monitoring tech were motivators to expand manufacturing. He also noted that an available workforce along with proximity to the San Diego headquarters and key suppliers were key factors in the location choice.

READ MORE of this story at Fierce Medical Devices by Alyssa Huntley. Photo courtesy of Dexcom.

 

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