ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Shaw Industries recruit about 45 workers for its plants in Bartow County and the surrounding area.

 The recruitment will be held Monday, July 18, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon and again that same day from 3-7 p.m. It will be held at the Bartow County College and Career Academy located at 738 Grassdale Road, N. W. in Cartersville, the site of the old Cass High School. GDOL staff will be on site to screen the applicants.

The company is recruiting full and part-time production workers. Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, all employees must be at least 18 years old. A high school diploma, or a General Education Diploma (GED), is required. Also, applicants must be able to stand and lift manufactured products. At least one year of manufacturing experience is preferred, but not required.

Selected applicants will be required to pass a background check and drug screening test.

Applicants are encouraged to bring a resume and dress appropriately to improve their opportunities for jobs.

Job seekers planning to attend the recruitment are encouraged to visit to create an account and upload or create a resume. Having an Employ Georgia account and resume expedites the interview process.  For more information about the recruitment, contact the GDOL’s Cartersville Career Center at (770) 387-3760. The career center is located at 19 Felton Place