Employer of the Quarter
Agrana Fruit, US
Agrana Fruit, US began operations in Hickman County in 2004 and employs 87 workers today. The company specializes in the custom developments of stabilized fruit preparations for the daily industry.
The Tennessee Career Center in Centerville has provided a variety of services to Agrana, such as job fairs, application intake and screening to name a few. The company has also received assistance with On-the-Job Training (OJT) for 13 employees for a total of $15,895 since 2004. They have utilized the Incumbent Worker Training services to provide training in three separate years for a total of 72 employees and received training reimbursement of $39,455. They also participated in providing internship services for a recent graduate of TTC Hohenwald in Industrial Maintenance, providing work experience to the trainee, which led to him gaining employment in Maury County, making $19 per hour.