Amazon Chattanooga fulfillment center expands Career Choice Program

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) – Chattanooga’s Amazon Fulfillment center wants its employees to further their education, and Amazon will help.
    The company announced the expansion of its Career Choice Program Tuesday.
    It’s the first of it’s kind in Tennessee.
    The fulfillment center now has a dedicated on-site classroom.
    It features high-end technology and allows workers to take college classes, industry certification courses, college readiness programs and even business seminars.. on site.
    Andrew Phinisee works at Amazon. He said, "Well it helps out a lot because, I don’t have to travel anywhere for one thing.  And then, as far as my employer they pay for 95% of it.  So that’s helps out a lot, too."
    More than 3,000 full-time employees at the facility can take advantage of the expanded Career Choice Program.

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