Nine employers to participate in Cookeville job fair Tuesday

COOKEVILLE – The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Cookeville will host a job fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, for nine employers looking to fill at least 100 positions in Putnam and White counties.

Employers include McDonald’s, IWC Food Service, Perdue Farms, Transamerica, Down & Dirty Cleaning Service, Custom Fireplaces & More, Southern Comforts, Reliable Building Service and Bledsoe Correctional Complex. Openings include production, restaurant, insurance, caregiving, corrections, housekeeping and other positions. Pay rates reach $15 per hour.

Representatives from the companies will be on-site and interviews are possible, so job-seekers should dress for success. Candidates are also encouraged to bring a resume, photo ID and Social Security card or birth certificate.

The Goodwill Career Solutions center is located at 565 S. Jefferson Ave. and now hosts job fairs on the third Tuesday of each month. For more information, call (931) 520-8789 or visit www.giveit2goodwill.org/careersolutions.