College hosting September 26 job fair for Caterpillar
Caterpillar company representatives will discuss job opportunities in their Athens plant during a Bridging the Gap to Industry Job Fair being hosted by Athens Technical College Thursday, September 26. Pre-registration is required for the event but the two scheduled sessions have been filled. Future sessions may be scheduled.
The job fair is targeted to people interested in a career in the manufacturing industry, and the event will focus on the fabrication and assembly positions at the new Caterpillar plant in the areas of quality, welding, machining, and more.
In addition to discussing the employment potential at Caterpillar’s Athens plant, representatives will suggest courses at Athens Technical College that could help prepare individuals for future openings at Caterpillar and other local manufacturing businesses.
Organizers have scheduled two job fair sessions — one at 11:30 a.m. and the other at 4 p.m. Both sessions of the job fair will be held in the auditorium of the Easom Building on the Athens Campus of the college.Anyone who foresees a manufacturing career in his or her future should be watching for updates on future job fair sessions.