Students from Elbert County High School toured the SE Toyota Distributors site in Commerce, Georgia. A presentation was given on the work that is performed at this site. Information was also given to the students on the job opportunities at this site as well as benefits and opportunities for advancement. Minimum requirements for obtaining employment here was discussed. A tour of the site allowed the students to see all the different stations and how the vehicles are prepared for distribution to Toyota dealers. Students were able to observe associates working at these tasks and the automation that is used in this industry. This tour was very beneficial for these students and several students expressed an interest in working at this site after graduation from high school.
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.