job fair http://wmot.org en "Paycheck to Patriots" Job Fairs Held Statewide Thursday http://wmot.org/post/paycheck-patriots-job-fairs-held-statewide-thursday <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp;&nbsp;--&nbsp;&nbsp;Tennessee is partnering with several of the state’s biggest employers to connect veterans with jobs.</p><p></p><p>The&nbsp;<em>Paycheck to Patriots</em>&nbsp;initiative will host job fairs in 13 locations all around the state Thursday. The Tennessee Career Center in Tullahoma will host the mid-state job fair beginning at 10 a.m. and continuing until 2 p.m.</p><p></p><p>Dollar General Vice President Bob Ravener is a Navy veteran, and says he knows from first-hand experience that vets bring a lot to the table.</p><p></p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 17:43:06 +0000 Mike Osborne 17088 at http://wmot.org "Paycheck to Patriots" Job Fairs Held Statewide Thursday 1100 Turn Out for Nissan Job Fair in Murfreesboro http://wmot.org/post/1100-turn-out-nissan-job-fair-murfreesboro <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) &ndash; More than a thousand Middle Tennessee residents lined up in the cold for hours over the weekend to apply for a job at the Smyrna Nissan plant.</p><p>Yates Services hosted the job fair at the State Career Center in Murfreesboro on Saturday.</p><p>Tennessee Department of Labor area manager R.J. Sherr says all the jobs are assembly line positions on third shift that pay between $12.50 and $18.50 an hour.</p> Mon, 12 Dec 2011 18:11:07 +0000 AP/WMOT 4984 at http://wmot.org Nissan Looking to Fill 1100 Jobs in Smyrna http://wmot.org/post/nissan-looking-fill-1100-jobs-smyrna <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; A big job fair underway at this hour here in Murfreesboro.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Nissan is interviewing for 1,100 new workers at their Smyrna Plant.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Tennessee Department of Labor is hosting the event at the Embassy Suites on Conference Center Boulevard in Murfreesboro. The positions need to be filled by the end of February.</p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 16:26:58 +0000 Mike Osborne 3427 at http://wmot.org