GDOL To Host Recruitment For Quality Staffing In LaFayette

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Georgia Department of Labor’s LaFayette Career Center will host a recruitment for Quality Staffing to hire 100 entry-level quality control employees to work in Rock Spring.

The recruitment will be held on Tuesday, May 2, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the career center, 200 West Villanow St. in LaFayette.

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

While experience is not required, applicants must be available to work seven days a week and flexible with the scheduling hours.  

Salaries will begin at $11 an hour.

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

For more information about the recruitment, contact the GDOL’s LaFayette Career Center at 706-638-5525. The career center is open to serve the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Applicants are encouraged to dress appropriately to improve their opportunities for employment.

Visit dol.georgia.gov to learn more about career opportunities, Employ Georgia and other GDOL services for job seekers and employers, and to connect with GDOL on social media.



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