JEFFERSON - The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is helping Home Goods recruit workers for a new distribution center opening soon in Jackson County.<br />
The recruitment fair is being conducted until 7 p.m. Thursday, July 31 at the Jefferson Civic Center at 65 Kissam Street.<br />
GDOL said the company is hiring for array of jobs including an operations manager, human resources supervisor, a training specialist, a systems support specialist, an electronics specialist, an industrial engineer, and a merchandise controller, along with warehouse associates, shipping and receiving clerks, maintenance supervisors and technicians and administrative associates. <br />
GDOL said other recruitment efforts may be scheduled in the future.
The University of North Georgia (UNG) Friday hosted student counselors, admissions officers, financial advisors and others from University System of Georgia (USG) institutions in a one-day conference about increasing financial literacy among high school and college students.
For the first time in the history of Georgia's technical colleges, a school has back-to-back winners of the coveted Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.