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New Nuclear Power to Create Thousands of Georgia Jobs


Officials with the Nuclear Energy Institute believe increased nuclear power is creating thousands of immediate construction related jobs and will support tens of thousands long-term jobs in Georgia and South Carolina. According to the website Power Engineering, Nuclear Energy Institute CEO, Marvin...

Domino’s – Hiring 400 in Atlanta


One of the world’s largest pizza makers is expanding delivery service in metro Atlanta and hiring 400 new employees in the process. Domino’s pizza delivers more than 400 million pizzas each year in the U.S. The company has expanded operations to more than 60 nations. According to a report in the...

Georgia Unemployment Rate Drops to Lowest Point Since 2008


Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped to 8.2% in April. This is down from 8.4% in March and down from 9.1% last April. Georgia Department of Labor Commissioner, Mark Butler, says many of the new jobs being createed are in construction and that we have reached construction job levels not seen...

Need a College Scholarship? Check These Out


Most of us have heard of strange requirements for certain college scholarships. The good people at AnyCollege.com have now compiled a list of the “20 Most Unusual” college scholarships. • Frederick and Mary F. Beckley “Left-Handed” Scholarship: Are you left handed? Are you going to Juniata College...

New Woodstock Outlet to hire 500!


Woodstock, GA is the home of a brand new Outlet Shoppes At Atlanta (opening mid-July) with 89 stores. The outlet has teamed up with the Georgia Department of Labor to host a job fair on Thursday, May 23 from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. at the Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center in Canton. They...

70 Jobs for Baxley, GA


Southern Pack N Go will locate a new commercial cold storage, custom packing and distribution facility in Appling County some 85 miles south of Savannah, GA. The company also announced it will invest up to $1 million and hire 70 new employees over the next two years according to a report in the...

Atlanta-based TBS and TNT Changing the Way We Watch Programs


Turner Broadcasting networks, TBS & TNT, will become the first national entertainment networks to broadcast through live-streaming 24/7. The broadcasts will be streamed across the network websites along with news apps Watch TNT and Watch TBS. According to a report on TVWeek.com, “Live streaming...

Top 10 Companies Hiring Across the U.S.


AOlJobs.com has released its weekly ranking of the Top 10 Companies that are currently hiring. These companies have combined job openings in excess of 38,000. The Top 10 for May 10-17 include: 1. Petco 2. Pizza Hut 3. United Healthcare 4. Panda Restaurants 5. Macy’s 6. Firestone 7. ATT 8....

Lifeguard Season is Here - Jobs Available


Lifeguard Summer Jobs in Atlanta Georgia One of Atlanta’s largest pool management companies is looking for teenagers and high school students to become lifeguards for the summer pool season. Atlanta Pool Management has lifeguard positions across metro Atlanta including: Fulton, Cobb, Cherokee,...

Georgia Power Increases Biomass to Lower Costs


Georgia Power has entered into a 20-year purchase agreement with Rollcast Energy, Inc. in order to boost its biomass capacity by 53.5 megawatts. Georgia Power president and CEO Paul Bowers stated to Energy Business Review the new agreement is a part of company's strategy to diversify its energy...

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