GDOL To Help Express Employment Recruit Manufacturing Workers In LaFayette Feb. 22

Friday, February 15, 2013

The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) LaFayette Career Center will help a staffing company, Express Employment Professionals, fill a number of manufacturing jobs in northwest Georgia. The recruitment will be held Friday, Feb. 22, from 12-4:30 p.m. at the LaFayette Housing Authority, at 300 South Oak St. The company will be recruiting creelers, fixers, and yarn-service workers, along with twister, superba, forklift, and machine operators.

Applicants should bring copies of their resume to the recruitment and be prepared to interview for job openings. Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, applicants must be at least 18 years old. Most of the jobs require a high school diploma or a General Education Diploma (GED). While not all positions require manufacturing experience, at least six months of work experience is preferred. Salaries will depend on the job openings and experience of the applicants.

For additional information about the recruitment, contact Cathy Toles at the LaFayette Career Center at 706 638-5525, or e-mail cathy.toles@gdol.ga.gov.

Connect on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube which can be conveniently accessed at www.dol.state.ga.us.


Gas Prices Drop .8 Cents In Chattanooga

Average retail gasoline prices in Chattanooga have fallen 0.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.82 per gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 gas outlets in Chattanooga. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.02 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com. Including ... (click for more)

New Hamilton County Businesses

Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: ART LINE SERVICES LLC 5700 ROPER ST APT G1 EAST RIDGE, TN 37412 BILL FARRIS DRYWALL 1118 EAST 32ND ST CHATTANOOGA, TN 37407 BOHO STUDIO 1539 KIRBY AVE CHATTANOOGA, TN 37404 BROOKS HOME IMPROVEMENT & REMODELING 5210 DELASHMITT ROAD HIXSON, TN 37343 BSK SERVICES 6359 SEA ... (click for more)

Deonta Banks, 23, Shot On Wilcox Boulevard Early Sunday Morning

Deonta Banks, 23, was shot early Sunday morning on Wilcox Boulevard. At approximately  3 a.m.  the Chattanooga Police Department responded to shots fired at 3232 Wilcox Boulevard.  Upon arrival, Chattanooga police located a single victim, Deonta Banks, suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He  was transported to a local hospital for treatment. ... (click for more)

Man Stabbed In Domestic Dispute On Sunrise Lane Saturday Morning

A man was stabbed Saturday morning on Sunrise Lane.   At approximately  11:41  a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to a reported stabbing at 309 Sunrise Lane.  Officers located a 45-year-old black male suffering from a non-life threatening stab wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital for his injury.   The ... (click for more)

Obama Doesn't Want You To Save For College

Over the past few decades, federal aid for post-secondary education has decreased and transitioned largely from grants to guaranteed student loans.   At the same time, the cost of college has far exceeded the cost of inflation creating a situation in which college has become less affordable and causing students to pile up debt that is at an all-time high.   This debt ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Value-Added Friendship

I need to take you through the back door on this one because it is a story that my friend Sandy Pohfal just sent me from Texas. Sandy happens to know Dr. John C. Dealey, a business-consultant wizard in Dallas whose advisory councils have made folks a lot of money. In turn, Dr. Dealey knows a guy he’ll only refer to as “Raymond.” Of all the guys I just mentioned, you need to focus ... (click for more)