GDOL To Help Nissin Brake Recruit Manufacturing Employees

Friday, April 21, 2017

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Nissin Brake Georgia recruit 60 full-time manufacturing employees to work in LaFayette.

The recruitment will be held on Thursday, May 4, from 9 a.

m. to 2 p.m. at the Fort Oglethorpe City Hall located at 500 City Hall Drive. GDOL staff will be on site to assist applicants.

The employer is recruiting for casting technicians, industrial equipment maintenance workers and machine operators. 

Due to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) regulations, all applicants must be at least 18 years old. A high school diploma, or a General Education Diploma (GED), is required.

The industrial equipment maintenance applicants are required to have at least three years of related experience.

Salaries will range from $11 to $24 an hour, depending on the position and experience.

For more information about the jobs, or to apply online, visit to create an account or upload, or prepare, a resume. Having an Employ Georgia account expedites the interview process.

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

For more information about the recruitment, contact

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