Georgia Labor Department Recruiting Workers
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help recruit about 85 workers for a new home furnishings distribution center under construction in Jefferson. The new distribution center is set to open in the fall.
Recruitment will be held Thursday and Friday, Aug. 14-15, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Jefferson Civic Center.
The company is primarily recruiting administrative and warehouse associates, maintenance supervisors and technicians, shipping and receiving clerks, and other clerical workers.
Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, applicants must be at least 18 years old. A high school or General Education Diploma (GED) is preferred but not necessary.
Also, the company is recruiting an operations manager, human resources supervisor, training specialist, systems support specialist, electronics specialist, industrial engineer, and merchandise controller.
Those who apply for the training position must have a bachelor’s degree and at least two years of experience in training or human resources, while those who apply for the systems support position must have an associate degree and two years of computer operations and be familiar with communications, including voice, data, and telecommunications.
Applicants for the electronics specialist position must have an associate degree in electronics and at least two years of experience with microwave or telephone systems in an electronic distribution system. Those who apply for the industrial engineer position must have a bachelor’s degree and at least three years of industrial engineering experience.
Salaries depend on positions and experience.
The company will conduct a background check and drug-screening test.