LEXINGTON – NCWorks Career Centers in Davidson County and Goodwill Industries in northwest North Carolina will host a joint hiring event on Wednesday, with a special benefit for veterans.
The event will begin at High Rock Church, 135 Lowes Blvd. (across from Lowe’s and Walmart) at 9 a.m., but the first hour is for veterans only. Other job seekers can attend from 10 a.m. to noon.
The event will take place outdoors with social distancing between employer booths.
Employers who will be represented include Lowe’s Millworks, Whitewood Furniture, Olon, Halyard, Valendrawers, Goodwill Retail Store, Craftsman Foam, Cornerstone Building Brands (Atrium), Facility Logistic Services, Matcor Metals and Ashley Furniture.
These companies are open to making offers, so job seekers should be prepared to fill out applications, hand in resumes, and interview on-site.
Job seekers who need help writing their resumes or interviewing can contact the following people before the hiring event:
• NCWorks Career Center, 211 W. Colonial Drive, Thomasville, at 336-474-2655
• NCWorks Career Center, 220 E. First St. Extension, Lexington, at 336-242-2065 or
• Goodwill Industries of Northwest NC, 719 W. Center St., Lexington, at 336-236-8021.