Manufacturing job fair set Friday at Goodwill center in Columbus

newsroom@ledger-enquirer.comJanuary 15, 2014 

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Temporary staffing agency Elwood Staffing has scheduled a job fair Friday at the Columbus East Goodwill Career Center.

The fair, set for 9 a.m. to noon, will take place at 6707 Flat Rock Court in the Midland area of Columbus.

The staffing company, which has an office in LaGrange, Ga., is looking for people qualified in the areas of automotive assembly, production, metal inert gas (MIG) welding, maintenance and forklift operation.

Those interested in one of the positions are required to have a résumé and create a profile at

Elwood Staffing is based in Columbus, Ind.

Contact Columbus East Goodwill Career Center at 706-341-4724.

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