November 26, 2020

GDOL to help Southwire recruit manufacturing workers

(Atlanta, GA) — The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Southwire Company, LLC recruit a number of general plant labor positions for the company’s manufacturing facilities in Carrollton and Villa Rica.

Southwire is a leading manufacturer of wire and cable used in the distribution and transmission of electricity.

All recruiting will be done online. Applications will be available for completion from Monday through Friday, Jan. 11-15. Jobseekers may apply at where they should select Find a Job then Georgia Job Openings and search for job number 8365445.

They may also apply at by accessing the links to General Plant Positions and Industrial Maintenance in the Career Areas section.

Job seekers without internet access may visit the GDOL’s Carrollton Career Center or the Southwire Employment Center where computers will be provided for online application.

The Carrollton Career Center, which is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., is located at 275 Northside Drive. The Southwire Employment Center, located at 1128 South Park St. in Carrollton, will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the application period.

Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, applicants must be at least 18 years old.

While no manufacturing experience is required, applicants must have a high school diploma, or a General Education Diploma (GED). Those with forklift experience are encouraged to apply.

Southwire has a multi-faceted hiring process, which may require several trips to the facilities in Carrollton and Villa Rica.

Upon successfully completing the application, candidates will be required to schedule and take a computer assessment at the Southwire Employment Center.

Southwire offers a solid competitive compensation package, including medical and dental insurance, a preventive healthcare program, a company matched 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and other benefits.

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