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SARET army program canceled in Killeen, 255 jobs eliminated

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255 employees in Camber Corporation's Small Arms Readiness Evaluation Team program will lose their jobs after the federal government decided to cancel the SARET program.

The SARET program did small arms repair for the U.S. Army and Camber Corporation's SARET program was managed from their Killeen office.

This is due to the federal government's decision to cancel the SARET program.

Camber will eliminate its SARET positions in two phases. 161 SARET employees will be terminated on July 31 for phase one.

The remaining 94 SARET employees will be terminated on September 30 as part of phase two. 251 of the 255 positions terminated were small arms repairmen.

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