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.
About three dozen businesses from White County and the surrounding area showcased their services and the products they provide during the 2016 White County Chamber of Commerce Business Expo held Thursday.
The Flowery Branch City Council gave first reading approval to a rezoning request for a 7.1-acre tract on East Main Street that could lead to the construction of a 60-unit multi-family senior housing affordable-living complex.