COOKEVILLE – The Goodwill Career Solutions center located at 565 S. Jefferson Ave. in Cookeville will host a job fair from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, for six employers seeking to fill at least 100 positions in Putnam and White counties.

Employers include Krispy Kreme, Blue Coast Burrito, Metro Industrial Services, Bledsoe County Correctional Complex, Qualified Staffing and Integrity Staffing. Openings include food service, cook, processors, corrections officer, assembly, picking and packing, welder and other positions. Rates of pay reach $15 per hour.

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

The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Cookeville now hosts job fairs on the third Tuesday of each month. For more information on job fairs and job training, call (931) 520-8789 or visit

Amye Anderson is the managing editor of the Upper Cumberland Business Journal and can be reached via email. Send an email.

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