HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg company has begun a three-day job fair in the hope of adding 100 new employees to the payroll.
Dirt Cheap and its parent company, Channel Control Merchants LLC, is hosting a job fair Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at one of its distribution centers at 48 Rawls Springs Loop Road.
The positions available include warehouse processors and material handlers.
Both full-time and part-time positions are being offered, on both weekdays and weekends.
“The company is doing well, so this is our time to just grow more and to have this opportunity for people to come work with us,” said Keyairra Cain, human resources manager for the Hattiesburg Distribution Center. “(Applicants) have the option to apply outside or you can apply in your car and we’ll come to you if you like that. We ask that you come with a mask, wear your mask and we’ll go from there.”
There are about 700 people already working at several distribution centers in the Hattiesburg area.