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Goodwill’s Job Connection Career Center Hosts Publix: A Golden Opportunity for Job Seekers

Augusta, GA (July 21, 2023) — Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA’s Job Connection Career Center is pleased to announce an exciting event for local job seekers. Publix, one of the nation’s leading supermarket chains, will join us on Tuesday, July 25, 2023, from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Job Connection Career Center at 3145 Washington Road.

Meet Publix managers in person, learn about different career paths in the company, and get helpful advice on how to apply successfully. Publix is committed to its employees and provides numerous benefits to support their well-being, education, and financial stability.

Publix takes pride in offering generous benefits designed to enhance the lives of their associates and their families. Employees can access healthcare programs that prioritize their health and well-being through their comprehensive benefits package. Furthermore, Publix supports employees in furthering their education through tuition reimbursement programs, allowing them to invest in their personal and professional growth.

“Our Goodwill Job Connection Career Center teams are dedicated to creating meaningful opportunities for job seekers in our community,” said Leah Pontani, Senior Vice President for Career Development. “We are excited to host Publix at our career center and connect individuals with an organization that values their employees and offers a range of benefits to support their personal and professional growth.”

Representatives from Helms Career Education and Helms College will be available on-site to engage with individuals interested in exploring further educational opportunities. Helms Career Education provides skills training, GED preparation, certificates, and support services to aid individuals in acquiring and maintaining competitive employment skills and resources.

Individuals interested in pursuing degrees in high-demand fields such as culinary arts, HVAC, and health services can consider exploring programs offered by Helms College. Additionally, visitors can tour the Helms College campus during the event.

Job seekers are encouraged to attend this event and take advantage of the chance to meet face-to-face with local Publix managers. Whether they are looking to start a career or explore new opportunities, this event promises to be an invaluable resource for anyone interested in joining the Publix team.

For more information about Publix employee benefits and to explore current job openings, visit the following link:

Goodwill’s Job Connection Career Center is a vital resource for job seekers, providing services and support to help individuals achieve their employment goals. Learn more:

Helms Career Education, a branch of Goodwill Industries, provides educational and training programs for those seeking career help. Learn more:

For more information about Helms College, visit


About Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc.

Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc., a non-profit, 501c3 charity, builds lives, families, and communities one career at a time by helping people develop their God-given gifts through education, work, and career services. More than 86 cents of every dollar of Goodwill revenue underwrites job training and placement services within the agency’s 35-county service delivery area. Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc. is accountable to local Board of Directors, belongs to this community and is not owned by any individual or company. To learn more about services and individuals served by Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia, Inc. visit



Karen Lee Davis
Senior Director of Marketing and Public Relations
Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA
(803) 270-5148