StarTek adds 150 positions to its Cornwall facility
Local company StarTek has announced plans to hire an additional 150 people by the end of October.
The new jobs are all customer service representatives who field inbound calls from customers who may have problems or questions about a particular product.
Citing a competitive marketplace, the company also announced that it will raise its starting wage rates by $2.
StarTek's site manager in Cornwall, Robert Drover, noted that expanded hiring is limited to the Cornwall facility and driven by client growth, primarily in the wireless technology industry.
StarTek is a business process outsourcing (BPO) companythat operates 18 facilities in North America and one in the Philippines.