Vocational Services

A wide variety of employment opportunities are available to men and women of all levels of ability.  Our vocational program helps people to explore work options both in the community and as a part of  CCI enterprises.  Our Marathon Industries program offers on site work options that include packaging for local businesses,  janitorial services, bulk mailing projects, machine operation, and grounds keeping during the summer months. Within the Bay Produce green house operation job opportunities include all aspects of producing and preparing locally grown, vine ripened tomatoes, herbs, peppers, cucumbers, and lettuces for local market and retail sales through our online store.  Each participant is encouraged to  establish and  pursue their individual work related goals. Vocational evaluations are available in both Marathon Industries and Bay Produce. Ongoing support and new job skill training is encouraged. Job assignments an be accommodated to best match a persons goals and capabilities.

Objectives

  1. To offer  supports and opportunities that assist people to gain work experience and job training.
  2. Maximize the individuals earning potential.
  3. Promote independence in work related skills.

Location

Marathon Industries employees meet at the Challenge Center.  The Bay Produce work site encompasses two green houses, a small plant nursery, and a processing warehouse all located on the east and west side of the CCI main facility.

Community Employment Services are also available to individuals seeking support with direct employment.

 

 

Contact

Consumer Services Coordinator
Challenge Center, Inc
39 North 25th Street East,
Superior, WI 54880:

rmeyer@challenge-center.org

 

Phone 715- 394-2771
Katey Geistfeld, Vocational Director