December 20, 2007 08:30 ET

Sitel Leverages Synergy Between Port Arthur and Nederland Facilities

Combined Workforce Will Operate out of Port Arthur and Provide Support to Leading Telecommunications Providers; Growing Site Hiring New Associates

PORT ARTHUR, TX--(Marketwire - December 20, 2007) - Sitel, a leading global business process outsourcing provider, today announced the consolidation of its Port Arthur and Nederland facilities. Sitel will retain all of its employees and the combined workforce of over 650 will now operate out of the Port Arthur site, providing customer care, technical support and sales services to leading telecommunications providers.

"Both Nederland and Port Arthur sites have had a long track record of success," said Horace Martin, site director at Sitel. "Together, in one facility, they will continue providing exceptional customer care for some of Sitel's most valued clients. Sitel looks forward to expanding our workforce in the area."

The Port Arthur site, which is located at 365 Highway 365, is in the process of rapidly hiring additional associates and management staff to service their clients' customer care needs. Sitel offers a competitive salary, having recently raised hourly wages from $7.75 to $8.75. Sitel also offers an additional 50 cents per hour for night and weekend shifts.

For more information about job opportunities with Sitel Port Arthur, please call +1 409-984-7100 or visit the company online at

About Sitel

Sitel is a global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) leader. The company meets clients' customer care and transaction processing needs through 67,000 associates in 27 countries. Sitel provides world-class solutions from on-shore, nearshore and offshore locations across 155+ facilities throughout North America, South America, EMEA and Asia Pacific. The company's award-winning services provide clients with the strategic insight, scale and diversity of offerings to ensure the best return on their customer investment. The company is privately held and majority owned by Canadian diversified company, Onex Corporation. For more information, please visit

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