Protemps Recruiting For Manufacturing Jobs In Chattooga County

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help a temporary employment agency, Protemps, fill a number of production jobs at a manufacturing facility in Chattooga County. The recruitment will be held Friday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Chattooga County Civic Center, located at 44 Highway 48, across the street from the BB&T Bank, in Summerville.  The company will be recruiting creelers and creel changers. In the textile industry, creelers feed yarn through a machine called a creel.

Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, applicants must be at least 18 years old. While no manufacturing experience is necessary, applicants must have a high school diploma or a General Education Diploma (GED) and a resume.  If they have passed the Georgia Work Ready test, they should bring their certification.

For additional information about the recruitment, contact Cathy Toles at the LaFayette Career Center at 706/638-5525, or e-mail cathy.toles@gdol.ga.gov.


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