ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Hundreds of people were at the Georgia Department of Labor on Saturday to apply for contract jobs at the Marine Corps Logistics Bases. About 400 people showed up for the United Research Services Corporation Job Fair. About 70 people were hired for mechanical and technical jobs. Officials say they are looking to hire more.
"Well currently I still have about another 75 that I want to hire in the next week or two," said Robert Moore, URS Albany Site Manager. "We anticipate probably another 100 over the several weeks following. So this is going to continue to grow. The last three months we've hired approximately 300 people."
URS officials say they are continuing to post job openings on their website. You can apply by clicking here.