In conjunction with the Economic Development Coalition for Asheville-Buncombe County, Linamar Corporation will host a management job fair on Tuesday, July 5, and Wednesday, July 6. The event will be held in the Haynes Building on the A-B Tech Enka Campus at 1459 Sand Hill Road in Candler. The event is scheduled from noon until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5, and from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6.
In preparation for launching the organization’s Asheville operations in the first quarter of 2012, Linamar’s local recruitment efforts will begin with management and professional positions for all functional departments, including plant management, accounting, engineering, maintenance, logistics and procurement, health and safety, as well as information technology. The company plans to schedule a recruitment event dedicated to production and hourly staff in coming months.
"We are pleased that Linamar is moving so quickly to connect our local talent with these valuable employment opportunities. Additional events are planned throughout the year to assist Linamar in meeting its aggressive staffing and production goals for the new Asheville operations,” stated Clark Duncan, Director of Business and Industry Services at the Chamber’s Economic Development Coalition.
“The Linamar team is eager to get to know the Asheville community,” said Julie Mannebach, Senior Human Resources Manager. “The job fair represents the first chapter of our company’s history in the region and we are confident we’ll find world-class leadership and employees in Western North Carolina.”
Interested candidates are invited to attend the job fair and encouraged to submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information about the Linamar Corporation, visit www.linamar.com.
The EDC for Asheville-Buncombe County is a public-private partnership committed to: creating and retaining high quality jobs, community leadership, and being a resource for better business decisions. The EDC accomplishes this mission through its four core services: business retention and expansion, small business and entrepreneurship, research, and marketing and recruitment. The EDC is funded by Buncombe County, the City of Asheville, the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Asheville 5x5 Campaign.
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