GDOL And Advantage Resourcing Host Job Fair In August

Friday, August 9, 2019
The Georgia Department of Labor is partnering with Advantage Resourcing to host an upcoming job fair. 
 
The event will be held on Aug. 13 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Dalton Career Center, 1406 Chattanooga Ave. in Dalton.
 
Advantage Resourcing will be looking to fill stand-up forklift positions. Pay starts at $13.80 an hour. 
 
Job seekers interested in attending the event may visit employgeorgia.com to create an account so you can prepare and submit a résumé.
Having an Employ Georgia account expedites the interview process. 
 
Applicants are encouraged to bring their résumés, driver’s licenses and dress business casual to improve their chances to be hired.

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