Employment Services

Georgia Department Of Economic Development

Website: http://www.georgia.org/competitive-advantages/workforce-division/resources/wioa-resources-job-seekers/

The Georgia Department Of Economic Development provides resources for job seekers.

 

Georgia Department of Labor

156 Roberson Mill Road

Milledgeville, GA 31062

Mailing: P.O. Box 730 Milledgeville, GA 31062

Phone: 1.478.445.5465

Fax: 1.478.445.2040

Website: www.dol.georgia.gov

The mission of the Georgia Department of Labor is to advance workforce development and economic growth customer-focused employment, unemployment, workplace safety and training services.

Services include: local, state, and national job listing; unemployment insurance benefits; Georgia career information system; job search workshops; resume assistance; financial management workshops; employment counseling; seasonal farm work; labor market information; education and training referrals; veteran services; and Federal Bonding Program.

 

Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency

Vocational Rehabilitation Program

2930 Heritage Place

Suite 102

Milledgeville, GA 31061

Contact: Sandra Dardy or Darreth Roby

Phone: 1.478.445.4781

Fax: 1.478.445.0822

Website: gvra.georgia.gov/vocationalrehab

The Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Division provides a variety of individual services to persons with disabilities in preparation for their employment in the competitive labor market and to employers seeking to retain valuable employees with disabilities or hire qualified individuals for their workforce.

 

Goodwill Job Connection

1030 Lake Oconee Parkway NE

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485.0244

Job Connection is a program to help with a job search.  Once registering with Job Connection, clients can utilize the Job Connection resources.

 

 

Middle Georgia Regional Commission

175-C Emery Highway

Macon, GA 31217

Phone: 1.478.751.6260

Fax: 1.478.751.6517

Website: www.middlegeorgiarc.org/

The Middle Georgia Regional Commission’s Workforce Investment Act services are designed to increase employment retention, earnings and occupational skills attainment for adult and dislocated workers.

 

WIA Intensive Job Search Services:

  • Assistance with job leads
  • Resume assistance and critique
  • Education and career assessments
  • Employment readiness workshops and assessments to assist you with your employment search and career readiness

For more information, WIA Orientations are held every Friday at 10:30am at the Macon Department of Labor Career Center (3090 Mercer University Drive).

 

ProTemps

110 Harmony Crossing, Suite 3

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.623.4446

Website: www.protempsjobs.com

PRO TEMPS services are available to qualified job candidates at no charge.  PRO TEMPS place administrative, technical, and light industrial personnel in temporary positions, temp-to-hire, direct hire positions, and contract based placements.  Pay scales are based on an individual’s skills and experience, as well as where he or she works.

 

Putnam Development Authority

117 Putnam Drive

Eatonton, GA 31024

Economic Development Director: Terry Schwindler

Phone: 1.706.485.1884

Website: www.putnamdevelopmentauthority.com

The Putnam Development Authority offers a pro-business, cost effective environment for business and industry success.  Created by law out of the Georgia State Constitution, the Putnam Development Authority is a Constitutional Authority focused solely on serving the needs of new and existing businesses in Eatonton and Putnam County.

In addition to working with potential and existing businesses, the Putnam Development Authority also has a page on their website that posts job postings.  You can view this by clicking the “Opportunities” tab.

 

The Middle Georgia Consortium

1124 Osigian Boulevard

Suite A

Warner Robins, GA 31095

Phone: 1.478.953.4771

Toll-Free: 1.800.537.1933

TDD/TTY: 1.800.255.0056

Fax: 1.478.953.2509

Website: www.mgwib.com

The Consortium exists to improve the labor marker success of Middle Georgians.  Students that qualify may be helped with tuition, books, training supplies, and job assistance when college or tech school is completed.

Fill out the Application for Workforce Investment services to see if you qualify by calling and having one mailed to your or by accessing it on the MGC website.