Six employers to participate in job fair Oct. 16

More than 100 positions to be available during Goodwill-hosted hiring event

COOKEVILLE —The Goodwill Career Solutions center at 565 S. Jefferson Ave. in Cookeville will host a job fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday,Oct. 16, for six employers seeking to fill more than 100 positions in Putnam and White counties.

Employers include Goodwill, WIS International, Five Star Food Service, TLD Logistics, Bledsoe County Correctional Complex and Senior Solutions Home Care. Openings include retail associate, cook/cashier, caregiver, correction officer, inventory associate, commercial driver 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.


When:          Tuesday, Oct. 16
                  10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where:         Goodwill Career Solutions
                  565 S. Jefferson Ave.
                  Cookeville, Tenn.

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


About Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee, Inc.

For 60 years, Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee has provided job training and job placement free of charge to people with disabilities or other barriers to employment through the sale of donated items.  Goodwill’s vision is that all people will have the opportunity to reach their fullest potential through the power of work. More information about Goodwill’s Career Solutions, retail stores and donation centers can be obtained online at www.giveit2goodwill.orgor by calling 1-800-545-9231.

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