West Siders Train For New Life

  • February 24, 2017
  • Bethel’s Advanced Manufacturing Training program was recently featured in a news article by the Medill News Service.

    When Zachary Wright, 23, quit his job as a burger maker at McDonald’s six months ago and enrolled in Bethel New Life’s advanced manufacturing training program, he was thinking of his next 30 years.

    “I got tired of it because I didn’t see it as a stable career. They wanted me to become a manager, but how fast everything in the food industry has been changing lately?” Wright said. “I didn’t see the same benefits as coming from a career where I’m making parts for machinery. There is certainty in the manufacturing industry where you need a person to run the machine because all the details are very close and they need to be pinpointed.”…full article.