Columbus Career Center to host 2 job fairs

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Goodwill Career Center in Midtown will host two job fairs in the coming weeks.

Both job fairs will take place at the Career Center on Macon Road, located at Building A on 2601 Cross Country Drive in Columbus.

The first will be a Manpower Job Fair held on Thursday, May 29 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Manpower is currently hiring machine and electronic assemblers. Applicants must have a high school diploma/GED and one year of related manufacturing experience, and strong computer skills and automotive experience is a plus. A background check and drug test are required.  Prior to the job fair, apply online at and select "FL-Jacksonville" as your closest location for administrative purposes

The second will be a Combined Insurance Job Fair held on Thursday, June 12 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Combined Insurance is hiring commission- based outside sales representatives. Reliable transportation is required. Please bring a resume to the job fair.

Goodwill's mission is to help individuals with disabilities or disadvantages here in our community to secure sustainable employment through education, training, work experience and career placement services.  All of these programs, including job fairs, are made possible through your donations of gently used clothing and household goods that are sold at Goodwill Retail Stores.

For more information, visit or call (706) 256-1937.

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