WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KSDK) - The healthcare plan that's divided the nation is bringing 600 jobs to Wentzville.

Serco, a government contractor, is expected to lease the U.S. Fidelis Call Center on Mall Parkway and open a processing center to handle applications for health insurance under the new Affordable Care Act.

A Serco representative said the company was contracted by the Department of Health and Human Services to process federal applications of health insurance exchanges. The Wentzville is one of three Serco is opening.

Wentzville city officials will meet with Serco represenatives to discuss the move, Wentzcille Mayor Nick Guccione said.

The positions start at $12 an hour and include benefits. Serco is planning to hold a job fair the week of Sept. 23.

To fill out an application, head tohttp://jobs.serco-na.com/missouri.