Gov. announces 450 new jobs coming to Paducah - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Gov. announces 450 new jobs coming to Paducah

Posted: Updated:
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

Gov. Steve Beshear announced Thursday that TeleTech is bringing 450 new jobs to Paducah.

Governor Steve Beshear today joined local and company officials to announce TeleTech Holdings Inc..

TeleTech is a global customer service company and will have a state-of-the-art customer experience center in Paducah.

"This is reason to celebrate, with TeleTech adding to its investment in Kentucky, planning 450 new jobs in Paducah," said Gov. Beshear. "Nothing is more important than creating jobs in every corner of the Commonwealth, and here we have a perfect example of a company that is drawing upon our quality workforce and providing opportunities to hundreds of Kentucky families."

Last May, TeleTech announced a TeleTech site in Hopkinsville. The company expects to invest more than $12 million and create 500 to 700 jobs there over the next few years.

TeleTech's Paducah operations will include a downtown facility and the other, a 30,000-square-foot building to be built in the city's commerce park.

TeleTech will offer a range of positions in Paducah, including trainers, human capital managers, talent acquisition specialists, facilities managers, senior desktop support technicians, team leads, business analysts, service delivery managers and customer service representatives.

For more information on TeleTech, visit www.teletech.com. For more on the positions with TeleTech, visit www.teletechjobs.com.

Copyright 2013 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • FBI launches excessive force probe of Independence police

    FBI launches excessive force probe of Independence police

    Monday, September 15 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-09-16 00:11:25 GMT
    The FBI announced Monday afternoon that it has launched an investigation of the Independence Police Department after a teen was left in a coma following an arrest.
    The FBI announced Monday afternoon that it has launched an investigation of the Independence Police Department after a teen was left in a coma following an arrest.
  • Apple releases tool to remove free U2 album

    Apple releases tool to remove free U2 album

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:52:14 GMT
    Some iPhone users are not happy that U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge. In response, Apple is releasing a special tool that lets people...
    Some iPhone users are not happy that U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge. In response, Apple has released a special tool that lets people remove...
  • Notre Dame High School starts new lunch program, opts out of federal

    Notre Dame High School starts new lunch program, opts out of federal

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-09-15 22:05:42 GMT
    New federal regulations have changed what many kids who attend public schools eat for lunch at school. However, some area private schools don't have to follow those rules and have come up with their own new school lunch program.
    New federal regulations have changed what many kids who attend public schools eat for lunch at school. However, some area private schools don't have to follow those rules and have come up with their own new school lunch program.
Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
publicfile@kfvs12.com
573-335-1212
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.