Goodwill, UCHRA to host job fair for 18 employers, 500 jobs

COOKEVILLE – The Goodwill Career Solutions, in partnership with the Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA), will host a job fair from 9:30 a.m. – noon on Monday, July 12, at the UCHRA at 582 S. Jefferson Ave. for 18 employers seeking to fill more than 500 positions in Putnam, White and surrounding counties.

Employers include Home Instead, Wise Staffing, G&L Tubing, Putnam County Schools, Nyrstar Mining, AFEEA Staffing, Cookeville Regional Medical Center, @Work Cumberland, Academy Sports, Addus Homecare, Altium Packaging, R.E. West Transportation, Quality Duty Care, Purdue Foods, Metro Industrial and Senior Solutions, Goodwill and UCHRA.

Job Openings include caregiver, warehouse, construction, housekeeping, material handling, machine operator, shipping supervisor, accounting manager, production scheduler, bus driver, bus attendant, school nutrition, miner, heavy duty equipment mechanics, light duty equipment mechanic, electrician, mill operator, master mechanic and other positions. Rates of pay reach $20 per hour.

Job seekers should bring a resume, photo ID and their Social Security card or birth certificate. Dress for success for success and be prepared to complete job applications and interview on site.

Job seekers are asked to pre-register for the event at or by calling (931) 520-8789.

The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Cookeville now hosts job fairs regularly. More information on job fairs and job training can be obtained by calling (931) 520-8789 or visiting

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