ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Dixie Group hire about 30 manufacturing workers for its plant in Chatsworth. The company manufactures floor covering for homes and businesses.

The recruitment will be held Wednesday, July 8, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the GDOL’s Dalton Career Center, 1406 Chattanooga Ave.

The company is hiring tufting machine and lift-truck operators, along with creelers.

Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, applicants must be at least 18 years old. They must also have a high school diploma, or a General Education Diploma (GED) and at least six months experience.

The company will conduct background checks and drug-screening tests on selected applicants.

For more information about the jobs, or to apply online, visit the GDOL’s website, click On-Line Services, then Job Search and enter the job order number. The job order numbers are as follows: second-shift tufting machine operators (8312549), third-shift tufting machine operators (8312538), second-shift creelers (8283510), third-shift creelers (8312468), second-shift lift truck operators (8312612) and third-shift lift truck operators (8312601).

For additional information about the recruitment, contact the GDOL’s Dalton Career Center at (706) 272-2301.