Job fair in Thomasville on Feb. 16

Published 7:37 am Monday, February 13, 2012

The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Thomasville and Cairo Career Centers, along with several other local organizations, will sponsor a career and resource fair Thursday, Feb. 16.

The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 noon in Building D at Southwest Georgia Technical College, located at 15689 U.S. Highway 19 North in Thomasville, Ga. Other event sponsors include: Thomas and Grady County Employer Committees, Thomasville-Thomas and Cairo-Grady County Chambers of Commerce, Thomasville Times Enterprise, Cairo Messenger, and WGRA Radio in Cairo.

The event will feature more than 60 employers, educational institutions, and resource agencies that provide assistance to job seekers. Some employers will be hiring, while others will be discussing possible future employment opportunities with the job seekers, and other organizations will be providing educational and other resources. Applicants should bring plenty of resumes and be prepared to fill out company applications and interview for available job openings, including part-time, full-time, entry-level, supervisory, and management positions.

For more information about the career and resource fair, contact Cindy Wooten at (229) 225-4033, Debra Hancock at (229) 377-6526, or Jeanine Long at (229) 227-2668.