COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - On Friday, local job seekers gathered at a career expo hosted by the Columbus Consolidated Government hosting a career expo.
The expo offered attendees different jobs with the city’s Metra Transit System and Public Works.
Some of the open positions at the expo included fleet maintenance technicians, bus operators and waste equipment operators.
The city says these serviced are in critical need of employees and they have different plans to try and get the positions filled.
The city is planning another job fair for June 7th. This one will specialize in Law enforcement and other first responder positions. They also say they plan to work with three local high schools on an apprenticeship program.