Drive-Thru Hiring Event Scheduled at Goodwill's Job Connection Career Center in Augusta

(AUGUSTA, Ga) – Goodwill of Middle Georgia and the CSRA’s Job Connection – Career Center will host a Drive-Thru Hiring Event on Tuesday, January 26th from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at their Augusta location on the corner of Washington Road and Furys Ferry Road.

Local employers hiring at the event include the Department of Juvenile Justice, the Department of Corrections, Goodwill Staffing Services, Magic Learning Academy, WIS and more.

Job seekers are encouraged to bring multiple copies of their resume, follow all directional signage, and remain in their car.

“Our entire Career Services team is thrilled to offer this unique opportunity for job seekers,” said Leah Pontani, Vice President of Career Development for Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA. “We have been seeking an innovative way to safely connect our local employers with career candidates, and this event will provide numerous career pathways for our community. “

Through Goodwill’s Job Connection – Career Centers, the local nonprofit provides employment readiness training, computer access, educational assistance, skills workshops and other services. Goodwill also offers industry certification programs through their Helms Career Education division that are partially underwritten by retail sales. Last year the organization served 17,566 clients, placing 6,732 people in jobs with an estimated total economic impact of more than $210 million in the communities it serves.