Businesses lining up to attend 'Caldwell is Hiring' job fair


LENOIR, N.C. - Food Lion has become the latest company to join the roster of businesses that will be attending ‘Caldwell is Hiring’ on Thursday, April 3 from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir.

Food Lion will be looking to fill openings for cashiers and stockers, along with part-time posts in produce and deli.

The roster of companies attending already includes Exela Pharma Sciences, Caldwell UNC Health Care, Western-Southern Life Insurance Co., McCreary Modern Inc., MDI, Bernhardt Furniture Company, Woodgrain Millwork, Fairfield Chair, Caldwell County Government, Case Farms, Maurices, Convergys, AccuForce, Aflac, Cargo Transporters, Onin Staffing and Haystation.

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Exela has openings for compounding associate, QA officer, housekeeping/packaging, analytical chemist I, staff microbiologist, manufacturing associates, validation specialist, QA batch reviewer and research scientist II.

MDI is hiring for part-time warehouse selectors, while Convergys has immediate and future openings for sales and service reps.

At AccuForce, jobs available include machine operator, sprayer, white wood repair, upholsterer, administrative assistant in accounting, customer service/purchasing, application sales manager, inside sales representative and customer service/order entry.

Cargo Transporters has openings for OTR truck drivers, and Onin Staffing is recruiting for production operators, machine operators and general laborers.

Aflac currently is seeking sales associates.

Caldwell UNC Health Care has openings for medical assistant, medical lab tech, radiology tech, maintenance mechanic, Registered Nurse, phlebotomy tech, medical assistant, CNAI- unit secretary, pharmacy tech I or II, administrative office assistant, insurance biller, occupational therapist, speech language pathologist, sleep tech, surgical tech and childcare attendant.

Western-Southern Life Insurance is hiring financial representatives, while McCreary Modern has opening for inside upholstery, trimmer, finisher, CNC router operator and machine room set-up.

At Bernhardt Furniture, jobs available include upholstery, finishing, packing, sewers and cutters.

Woodgrain Millwork is seeking general production laborers, fabricators, electricians with PLC skills, off-shift maintenance and finger jointer operators for day and off-shift.

Fairfield Chair has openings for upholstering and clean-up, while Caldwell County Government is finalizing its job openings. Case Farms is seeking to fill immediate openings in line production.

Retailer Maurices is hiring for an associate manager and for full-time and part-time retail sales.

Haystation, a trucking operation, will be seeking to fill positions for dispatcher, diesel mechanic and OTR drivers.

Carolina Black Locust, a lumber products and bio-mass technology company that is new to the area, has available jobs for sawyer, foreman, craftsman and mechanic.