VR consumers become forklift operators at Rite Aid Distribution Center in Spartanburg

After graduating from high school in May 2018, Mikayla Pucetas wanted to enter the workforce but needed some assistance. In September, she attended job preparedness classes at VR’s Spartanburg Training Center. During this time she expressed interest in fork lift training, which she enthusiastically completed. She was hired by the Rite Aid Distribution Center in November and continues to be very happy and successful in her role. Mikayla is currently being cross-trained to work in various areas of the distribution center.

Timothy Fowler needed help improving his skills in fork lift operation. After participating in job preparedness classes at VR’s Spartanburg Training Center, he began fork lift training with under the supervision of Jay McCraw. After completing the training, Tim was employed by Rite Aid, where he continues to thrive.

Former VR consumer Tim Fowler is also a forklift operator at the Rite Aid Distribution Center in Spartanburg.

Former VR consumer Tim Fowler is also a forklift operator at the Rite Aid Distribution Center in Spartanburg.

 
Former VR consumer Mikayla Pucetas, a forklift operator at the Rite Aid Distribution Center in Spartanburg, proudly shows the Certificate of Appreciation she received from Rite Aid in February.

Former VR consumer Mikayla Pucetas, a forklift operator at the Rite Aid Distribution Center in Spartanburg, proudly shows the Certificate of Appreciation she received from Rite Aid in February.