Jobs are on their way to Elkhart. Conn-Selmer, a manufacturer of band and orchestra instruments, is consolidating its Illinois operations to Elkhart, creating up to 23 new jobs next year.
The company plans to invest over $2 million to move its operations to its Elkhart facility on 1000 Industrial Drive. Conn-Selmer currently employs 346 Hoosiers at its four Elkhart facilities. Plans to begin hiring additional workers with a salary of about $31,500 each are scheduled for early next year.