Georgia Department of Labor

Latest stories

11h
Gwinnett Daily Post
Gwinnett Career Center manager named Department of Labor’s top team playerGwinnett Career Center manager Melrobin Cothran, center, receives the Georgia D
Gwinnett Career Center manager named Department of Labor’s top team player
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 11 hours ago
Gwinnett Career Center manager Melrobin Cothran, center, receives the Georgia Department of Labor’s Team Player of the Year Award on Aug. 14 from the department’s Deputy Commissioner, Tim Evans, left, and Director of Regional Operations Patti Fort.... Read more
2d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Jobless rates up in July but employments still growingUnemployment edged higher and remained above the U.S. average across the 19-cou
Jobless rates up in July but employments still growing
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Unemployment edged higher and remained above the U.S. average across the 19-county Chattanooga region during July. But employers in Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia have still added jobs at a healthy pace over the past year and new and... Read more
3 related stories
2d
The Florida Times-Union
Georgia State forecast: State to add more jobs yet in 2015ATLANTA | Ignore the fluctuations in the stock market because the Georgia econo
Georgia State forecast: State to add more jobs yet in 2015
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
ATLANTA | Ignore the fluctuations in the stock market because the Georgia economy is continuing to grow and add jobs, according to a university forecast released Thursday. Much of the Wall Street turmoil is in reaction to China’s shifting monetary... Read more
2d
Gwinnett Daily Post
Gwinnett sees slight rise in unemployment as labor force growsA few more Gwinnett County residents were unemployed in July, according to prel
Gwinnett sees slight rise in unemployment as labor force grows
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 2 days ago
A few more Gwinnett County residents were unemployed in July, according to preliminary data from the Georgia Department of Labor. The state announced there were 25,288 Gwinnett residents receiving unemployment benefits last month, which equates to... Read more
2d
WRCB Chattanooga
Latest Georgia news, sports, business and entertainmentJimmy Carter's church adjusts to demand for Sunday lessons PLAINS, Ga. (AP) -
Latest Georgia news, sports, business and entertainment
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 2 days ago
Jimmy Carter's church adjusts to demand for Sunday lessons PLAINS, Ga. (AP) - Members of a small Baptist church in southwest Georgia where former President Jimmy Carter frequently teaches Sunday school lessons are capping the number of people who... Read more
3d
The Chattanoogan
Northwest Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Rises To 6.5 Percent In JulyThe Georgia Department of Labor announced on Thursday that the unemployment rat
Northwest Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Rises To 6.5 Percent In July
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor announced on Thursday that the unemployment rate in the Northwest Georgia region in July was 6.5 percent, up two-tenths of a percentage point from 6.3 percent in June. The rate in July 2014 was 8.4 percent.The rate... Read more
3 related stories
3d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Dalton jobless rate rises to 7.4 percentSeasonal job cuts in July cut a net 200 jobs in the Dalton, Ga., area, pushing
Dalton jobless rate rises to 7.4 percent
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Seasonal job cuts in July cut a net 200 jobs in the Dalton, Ga., area, pushing up the jobless rate in the Carpet Capital last month to the highest level since the start of the year. The Georgia Department of Labor said today that unemployment in... Read more
3 related stories
3d
WRCB Chattanooga
Metro Atlanta's jobless rate rises slightly to 6.1 percentATLANTA (AP) - State labor officials say metro Atlanta's unemployment rate has
Metro Atlanta's jobless rate rises slightly to 6.1 percent
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 3 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) - State labor officials say metro Atlanta's unemployment rate has risen slightly, up to 6.1 percent. The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the new July rate, which is up from 6 percent in June. Labor officials said in a... Read more
10d
WTVM 9 Columbus
Georgia unemployment rate down in JulyATLANTA (WTVM) – The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that the state
Georgia unemployment rate down in July
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
ATLANTA (WTVM) – The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that the state unemployment rate has dropped, according to July statistics. The unemployment rate for July dropped to 6 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from 6.1 percent... Read more
11 related stories
10d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Georgia jobless rate falls to 6 percent, lowest since 2008Unemployment tile Unemployment in Georgia fell last month to the lowest level
Georgia jobless rate falls to 6 percent, lowest since 2008
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
Unemployment tile Unemployment in Georgia fell last month to the lowest level since 2008, but the jobless rate in the Peach State remained above the U.S. average. The Georgia Department of Labor said today Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment... Read more
11 related stories
10d
WRCB Chattanooga
State jobless rate hits lowest level in more than 7 yearsATLANTA (AP) - State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate is down to
State jobless rate hits lowest level in more than 7 years
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 10 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) - State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate is down to 6 percent, its lowest mark in more than seven years but still above the national average. The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the new seasonally... Read more
11 related stories
10d
Anderson Independent-Mail
State jobless rate hits lowest level in more than 7 yearsATLANTA (AP) — State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate is down to
State jobless rate hits lowest level in more than 7 years
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 10 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) — State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate is down to 6 percent, its lowest mark in more than seven years but still above the national average. The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the new seasonally... Read more
11 related stories
10d
The Chattanoogan
Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.0 Percent In JulyThe Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) announced today that the state’s seasona
Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.0 Percent In July
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) announced today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in July was 6.0 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from 6.1 percent in June. The rate was 7.2 percent in July 2014.“It’s been... Read more
10d
The Chattanoogan
GDOL To Help Platinum Recruiting Hire More Than 75 Workers For Plant In TrentonThe Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Platinum Recruiting hire more
GDOL To Help Platinum Recruiting Hire More Than 75 Workers For Plant In Trenton
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Platinum Recruiting hire more than 75 workers for a manufacturing plant in Trenton. The recruitment will be held Monday, Aug. 31, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the GDOL’s Lafayette Career Center at 200... Read more
11d
WTOC 11 Savannah
Kellogg's plant continues plan to shutdown by end of 2015The Kellogg's plant in Columbus announced they’re closing at the end of 2015 an
Kellogg's plant continues plan to shutdown by end of 2015
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 11 days ago
The Kellogg's plant in Columbus announced they’re closing at the end of 2015 and has already began layoffs. Since the beginning of the summer, more than half of the Kellogg’s plant workforce in Columbus has been laid off. In July 2014, the doors to... Read more
2 related stories
11d
WALB Albany
Kellogg's plant continues plan to shutdown by end of 2015The Kellogg's plant in Columbus announced they’re closing at the end of 2015 an
Kellogg's plant continues plan to shutdown by end of 2015
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
The Kellogg's plant in Columbus announced they’re closing at the end of 2015 and has already began layoffs. Since the beginning of the summer, more than half of the Kellogg’s plant workforce in Columbus has been laid off. In July 2014, the doors to... Read more
2 related stories
11d
WTVM 9 Columbus
Kellogg's plant continues plan to shutdown by end of 2015The Kellogg's plant in Columbus announced they’re closing at the end of 2015 an
Kellogg's plant continues plan to shutdown by end of 2015
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
The Kellogg's plant in Columbus announced they’re closing at the end of 2015 and has already began layoffs. Since the beginning of the summer, more than half of the Kellogg’s plant workforce in Columbus has been laid off. In July 2014, the doors to... Read more
2 related stories
15d
The Northeast Georgian
recruitment event august 25 â 27 9am to 2pm goodwill is looking to hire 50 store associates for our new cornelia storeDescription: Recruitment Event August 25 â 27 9am to 2pm Goodwill is looking t
recruitment event august 25 â 27 9am to 2pm goodwill is looking to hire 50 store associates for our new cornelia store
The Northeast Georgian / Posted 15 days ago
Description: Recruitment Event August 25 â 27 9am to 2pm Goodwill is looking to hire 50 store associates for our new Cornelia Store. Walk in applicants are welcomed Dress to impress, and please bring multiple copies of your resume. Pre-screenings... Read more
16d
The Chattanoogan
Dalton State Adds New Business DegreeDalton State now has 20 bachelor degrees available for students after the Board
Dalton State Adds New Business Degree
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
Dalton State now has 20 bachelor degrees available for students after the Board of Regents approved adding a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and Applied Economics on Tuesday. The degree will prepare students for careers in finance,... Read more
17d
Gwinnett Daily Post
BUSINESS BRIEFS: Floor & Decor to open 7th GA location in BufordFloor and Decor is having its grand opening on Thursday in Buford. It is the co
BUSINESS BRIEFS: Floor & Decor to open 7th GA location in Buford
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 17 days ago
Floor and Decor is having its grand opening on Thursday in Buford. It is the company’s seventh store located in Georgia. (Special Photo) Floor & Decor to open 7th Georgia location Floor & Decor, a specialty retailer of hard-surface flooring and... Read more
19d
PR.com
American Home Products Announces Relocation and Consolidation to Gainesville-Hall County, Georgia American Home Products, LLC (AHP), the holding company for The Louver Shop an
American Home Products Announces Relocation and Consolidation to Gainesville-Hall County, Georgia
PR.com / Posted 19 days ago
American Home Products, LLC (AHP), the holding company for The Louver Shop and Danmer Custom Window Coverings, announced it will consolidate its East... Read more
19d
WRCB Chattanooga
Job fair for new flooring facility in GAThe Georgia Department of Labor and Georgia Northwestern Technical College are
Job fair for new flooring facility in GA
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 19 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor and Georgia Northwestern Technical College are co-hosting a job fair for BerryAlloc/BFS USA in Calhoun. BerryAlloc/BFS USA is building a new manufacturing facility in Bartow County which will begin operations next... Read more
24d
The Chattanoogan
GDOL To Help BelFlex Staffing Recruit Workers In TrentonThe Georgia Department of Labor will help BelFlex Staffing Network fill more th
GDOL To Help BelFlex Staffing Recruit Workers In Trenton
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor will help BelFlex Staffing Network fill more than 40 positions for several manufacturing plants in the Dade County area. The recruitment will be held Tuesday, Aug. 18, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the commission room of the... Read more
25d
The Chattanoogan
GDOL To Help Lake Winnepesaukah Hire Workers Next Week In Rossville The Georgia Department of Labor will help Lake Winnepesaukah recruit more tha
GDOL To Help Lake Winnepesaukah Hire Workers Next Week In Rossville
The Chattanoogan / Posted 25 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor will help Lake Winnepesaukah recruit more than 25 part-time employees to fill weekend jobs at the amusement park in Rossville. After Aug. 7, the park... Read more
26d
The Chattanoogan
GDOL To Host A Recruitment Next Week In Fort Oglethorpe To Fill 500 Jobs With Convergys The Georgia Department of Labor will help Convergys hire 500 customer service
GDOL To Host A Recruitment Next Week In Fort Oglethorpe To Fill 500 Jobs With Convergys
The Chattanoogan / Posted 26 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor will help Convergys hire 500 customer service and sales representatives at a recruitment Tuesday, Aug. 11, in Fort... Read more

People in this news