Robins air force base is looking to fill more than 200- jobs.
And that number continues to grow.
The community got an update on the base at the state of the base luncheon this afternoon.
On top of adding more jobs in middle georgia, last year, the base had a 2-point- 8-7 billion dollar economic impact in the state.
That's 11- million more than 20-16.
"over the next year we'll se the opportunity to hire hundreds of new individuals coming from a variety of fields, everything from aircraft painters to software engineers.
The opportunities are there."
More than 22- thousand people from 78-different counties in the state come through the base's gates every day.
By 20-21, the base will be doing all of the navy's c- 130s, bringing