Job fair set for Oct. 16
By Kim Swindell Wood | October 12, 2018 8:50 am
More than 100 positions to be available during Goodwill-hosted hiring event
The Goodwill Career Solutions center at 565 S. Jefferson Ave., in Cookeville, will host a job fair, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 16, for six employers seeking to fill more than 100 positions in Putnam and White counties.
Employers include Goodwill, WIS International, Five Star Food Service, TLD Logistics, Bledsoe County Correctional Complex and Senior Solutions Home Care. Openings include retail associate, cook/cashier, caregiver, correction officer, inventory associate, commercial driver and other positions. Rates of pay reach $15 per hour.
Representatives from these companies will be on-site and interviews are possible, so job-seekers should dress for success. Job candidates are encouraged to bring a resume, photo ID and their Social Security card or birth certificate.
The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Cookeville now hosts job fairs on the third Tuesday of each month. More information on job fairs and job training can be obtained by calling (931) 520-8789 or visiting www.giveit2goodwill.org/careersolutions.