Guardian Industries

Guardian Industries Project

Updated April 2014
NAICS:  327900- Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Employment: 128
Annual Payroll: $5,368,980

Top occupations in the Basic Chemical Manufacturing industry
SOC Occupation  % of Industry  Average Yearly Salary
 51-9032 Cutting and Slicing machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
 6.90%  $30,870
 51-9021 Crushing, Grinding and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders  4.35%  $31,040
 51-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
 4.16%  $56,640
 51-9195 Molders, Shapers and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic
 3.87%  $32,560
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products
 5.58%  $58,740
 51-9041 Extruding, Forming, Pressing and compacting Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders
 3.18%  $30,090
 51-2092 Team Assemblers
 3.16%  $32,410
 51-9111 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders
 3.15%  $32,780
 51-9023 Mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders  3.10%  $33,530
 51-9198 Helpers-Production Workers
 2.82%  $26,470


Project Summary



     Project Summary

Guardian Fiberglass, Inc., a division on Guardian Building Products, broke ground October 15, 2007 on a 500,000 square foot manufacturing faciltiy in Moses Lake.
The facility will manufacture the complete line of Guardian's fiberglass insulation products and will create 128 new jobs for the region.
Construction is well underway, but due to the national economic situation this project is currently on hold.