goodwill job fair

UPDATE: A Goodwill-hosted job fair in Nashville originally scheduled for today — Tuesday, Jan. 16 — will be postponed one week because of snow showers and potentially hazardous travel conditions.

The hiring event, planned at the Goodwill Career Solutions center at 937 Herman St., will now be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 23.

The Goodwill Career Solutions center at 937 Herman St. in Nashville will host a job fair
from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, for at least 25 employers seeking to fill more than 700 positions in in Davidson, Wilson, Sumner, Rutherford, Bedford and Williamson counties.

Employers include 5 Star Food Service, AAA The Auto Club Group, All Pro Healthcare, At Home Healthcare, Centerplate @Nashville Sounds, Contemporary Services, DeVry University, Easter Seals Tennessee, Embassy Suites, Family Staffing Solutions, Fifth Third Bank, Goodwill, Health Connect America, Hilton Nashville Airport, Hospitality Staffing Solutions, Hotel Pro, Industrial Staffing of Tennessee, IOS Staffing, Journey’s, Metro Nashville Public Schools, Panera Bread, Park and Fly Airport Parking, People Ready, Senior Solutions Homecare and Verizon Wireless. Openings include crew member, dining
management, route driver, warehouse, registered nurse, certified nursing assistant, picnic staff, event staff, custodial, barista, accounting clerk, education support professional, licensed teacher, quality inspector and other positions. Rates of pay reach $20 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, Jan. 16
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: Goodwill Career Solutions
937 Herman St.
Nashville, Tenn.

The Goodwill Career Solutions center in Nashville now hosts job fairs on the third Tuesday of each month. More information on job fairs and job training can be obtained by calling (615) 742-4151 or visiting www.giveit2goodwill.org/careersolutions.

About Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee, Inc.
For nearly 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. In 2016, Goodwill served more than 44,000 people in Middle and West Tennessee and placed more than 18,000 people in jobs. More information about Goodwill’s Career Solutions, retail stores and donation centers can be obtained online at www.giveit2goodwill.org or by calling 1-800-545-9231.

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