High School High Tech students from Claxton High School participated in a tour at the Lowe’s Distribution Center in Rincon, Georgia. Students met with the location manager and his leadership team. The students were given a safety briefing before the tour which showed the organization’s priorities. They received information about the benefits of joining Lowe’s, necessary skills, shifts, positions, pay rates and how to apply. Student were able to ask the leadership team and office staff question regarding the Lowe’s Distribution Center. The staff provided students with information on employment opportunities at this location.
The Georgia High School High Tech Program is a comprehensive community-based program providing youth with disabilities a link to academic and career-development experiences that enable them to successfully meet the workforce demands of the 21st century.