GDOL To Help Bluemont Recruit Workers In Ringgold

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
The Georgia Department of Labor will help the Bluemont Group recruit 36 full-time employees to work in a Ringgold facility that produces bakery products.  
The recruitment will be held Dec. 5 from noon-4 p.m. at The Colonnade Center, 264 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold.   
The company is recruiting for a number of positions, including production workers, delivery route drivers, assistant production manager, lead-worker in sanitation, mechanic and administrative assistants.

Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations, all applicants must be at least 18 years old. A high school diploma or a General Education Diploma is preferred of the applicants. Some positions require more formal education. Experience needed ranges from one to 10 years, depending on position. A criminal background check may be required by the company.
Job seekers interested in attending the expo may visit to create an account and upload, or prepare, a resume. Having an Employ Georgia account expedites the interview process.
Applicants are encouraged to bring a resume and to dress business casual to improve their opportunities for jobs.
For more information about the recruitment, contact
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