DETROIT (WWJ) — AT&T Inc. Thursday announced that the company will hire workers for 139 jobs in the state this month, including 96 new positions and 43 replacements.

AT&T said the positions will be primarily focused on call center staffing, retail opportunities and technicians.

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“AT&T continues to expand its customer base in Michigan and invest in our network to ensure we are providing the high level of service customers have come to expect,” said Jim Murray, president of AT&T Michigan. “As part our commitment to this level of customer service and to support our growth in Michigan, we are pleased to have the opportunity to welcome more than 100 Michigan residents to the AT&T family.”

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Positions currently available in Michigan are spread throughout 36 communities in the state, with multiple opportunities open in southeast Michigan and the Grand Rapids, Lansing and Kalamazoo areas.

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