ATLANTA – Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) career centers in LaFayette and Rome will host recruitments Tuesday, July 28, to help two Northwest Georgia companies recruit a total of 54 workers.
The Lafayette Career Center will help Mohawk Industries hire 50 workers for its plants in Lyerly and Summerville in Chattooga County. The recruitment will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Chattooga County Civic Center located at 44 Highway 48 in Summerville.
Mohawk is recruiting binders and weavers with at least one year of experience. The company is also recruiting twisting and utility workers, for which no experience is required.
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 General Education Diploma (GED). The company will conduct a background check and drug-screening test on selected applicants.
Salaries range from $9.97 to $14.94 an hour.
Also on Tuesday, the Rome Career Center will host a recruiting event for Miller Zell, a company that specializes in retail store design and development. The recruitment will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the career center located at 462 Riverside Parkway.
The company is recruiting four field personnel to travel throughout the country installing the merchandising and marketing fixtures in retail stores. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED). Previous experience in construction, installation, mechanical operations and computer literacy in Microsoft Project and Outlook preferred, but not required. The company will conduct a background check.
Salary is $15 an hour, plus travel expenses.
For more information about any of these jobs or to apply online, visit the GDOL’s website www.gdol.ga.gov, click On-Line Services, then Job Search and enter the job order number.
For employment with Mohawk, the job order numbers are as follows: binders (8316551), twisters (8316189), utility (part-time) (8316534), utility relocation (8316525) and weavers (8316369).
For employment with Miller Zell, the job order number for field installer is 8318758.
For additional information about the Mohawk recruitment, contact the GDOL’s LaFayette Career Center at (706) 638-5525. Contact the Rome Career Center at (706) 295-6051 for more information about the jobs with Miller Zell.