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Hice announces 2017 Regional Job Fair employers
Job Fair

COVINGTON, Ga. – Congressman Jody Hice (GA-10), in coordination with the economic development offices of Newton, Morgan, Jasper and Walton Counties, will host a regional job fair on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC). 

The event is designed to put job seekers in front of local employers who are hiring in the bio/life sciences, advanced/process manufacturing, film and tourism, and service industries.

“I’m honored to have the opportunity to connect Georgians with good-paying jobs,” Congressman Hice said. “While I work to advance policies in Washington that will expand opportunity, I’m excited to engage with community partners to host an event that will introduce local talent to Georgia's job creators. In doing so, we will reaffirm that our state truly is one of the best places in which to work.”

The following major employers have confirmed their attendance:

Anthony International

Beaver Manufacturing Company

Bulldog Steel Fabrication

City of Covington Human Resources

Clairon Metals Corporation

Contract Packaging

Covington Fire Department

Covington Police Department

Covington-Newton 911

Cutting Edge Laser Manufacturing, Inc.

Cycle World of Conyers

C.R. Bard - Global Distribution Center

Dart Container Corporation

Electrical Contractor, Inc.

Elite Auto Collision

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Express Employment Professionals

Gent's Grooming Lounge

Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice

Georgia Film and TV Production Initiative (GFTPI)

Heavy Equipment College of Georgia

Herc Rentals

Hire Dynamics

Independent Electrical Contractors

Infinity Network Solutions

JR Hobb Company Atlanta LLC

Leggett & Platt

Michelin Tread

Newton County Board of Commissioners HR

Newton County Fire Service

Newton County Sheriff’s Office

MAU Workforce Solutions

Primerica, Inc.


SRG Global

Steelco Buildings Inc.

Three Ring Studios

US Corrogated




The job fair will be located on the main campus of GPTC, 8100 Bobby Williams Parkway, Covington, GA 30014.  Applicants should dress for success and have resumes ready to distribute.  There is no fee to attend, and advance registration is not required.  For the latest information, visit and follow Newton County Office of Economic Development and Congressman Hice on social media.