4th Annual Cherokee Career Expo

The Cherokee Career Expo was created to increase the awareness of the opportunities available in the community, as well as to help Cherokee industries reach the public and meet their employment needs. Below is a list of participating employers and positions for which they are recruiting talented individuals.

2018 Participating Employers:


Aramark is in the customer service business across food, facilities, and uniforms – wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, they deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 19 countries around the world every day.  Aramark is searching for Custodians.

Belnick Inc.
Belnick, Inc. is a large internet furniture distributor selling high quality office chairs & furniture, including furniture for restaurants, churches, schools, and homes.  Belnick is searching for Warehouse personnel for their Canton facility.

Chart Industries
Chart Industries is a growing, global company with more than 4,000 employees and operations in Europe, Asia, Australia, and the United States. They make high quality, highly engineered products that improve the quality of people’s lives, advance medical research, and contribute to a cleaner, more sustainable world.  Chart is looking to fill the following positions in Canton, GA: Electrical Engineer, Sr. Electrical Engineer, Sr. Financial Analyst, Quality Engineer, 2nd Shift Welders, Ship/Rec Manager, Production Planner, and Designer.

Cherokee County Board of Commissioners 
The Cherokee County Board of Commissioners is dedicated to providing a “Superior Quality of Life” for its residents.  Cherokee County is searching for various full and part-time roles.

Cherokee County E 9-1-1
The Cherokee County E 9-1-1 serves as the communications link between the public and emergency responders serving Cherokee County. The Cherokee County E 9-1-1 is searching for Communications Officers.

Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services
The Cherokee County Fire & Emergency Services works to preserve life and property, promote public safety and foster economic growth through leadership, management and actions, as an all risk life safety response provider. Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services is looking to hire Entry Level Firefighters.

Cherokee Sheriff’s Office
The Cherokee Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer seeking to hire the following qualified candidates: Detention Officer/Deputy Sheriff.

City of Canton Police Department
The Canton Police Department works to provide the safest environment possible for all who live, work, and travel through the City of Canton. The Canton Police Department is seeking Police Officers to join their ranks.

CORE Community School
CORE Community School serves students in grades 2-8 that have some factor(s) interfering with their success. CORE Community School is seeking Lead Teachers, Assistant Teachers, and a Reading Specialist.

Georgia Highlands Medical Services
Georgia Highlands Medical Services has five locations in Bartow, Cherokee, Dawsonville and Forsyth counties and offer a wide array of general and specialized medical services to our patients. Our staff and providers are deeply committed to partnering with our patients to help them achieve the very best health outcome. Georgia Highlands Medical Services is seeking a Receptionist, Medical Assistant, and Data Analyst.

Harpak-ULMA Packaging
Creating some of North America’s most compelling packaging lines, Harpak-ULMA is a leader in supplying packaging equipment and complete, automated systems. With technicians strategically located throughout the US and Canada, Harpak-ULMA is committed to addressing customers’ needs with ongoing service, training and technical support. Harpak-ULMA Packaging is searching for a Field Service Technician.

Inalfa Roof Systems
Inalfa Roof Systems is one of the world’s biggest providers of vehicle roof systems. Inalfa designs, develops and manufactures sunroofs and open roof systems for the major OEM’s in the automotive industry.  Inalfa is searching for Assemblers, Glass Technicians, Product, and Manufacturing Engineers.  

Jaipur Living
Jaipur Living is a global lifestyle brand leading the home industry with a transformative business model centered on their passion for people, product and design. A specialist in rugs and textiles, Jaipur Living is one of the fastest-growing home furnishings companies in the U.S., and India’s largest manufacturer of hand-woven rugs.  Jaipur is searching for a Communication Social Media Specialist, Recruiter, Graphic & Post Production Artist, Inventory Control Manager, and Category Manager.

Kirk-Rudy, Inc.
Kirk-Rudy, Inc. is a major designer and manufacturer of equipment for the mailing, labeling, and packing industries. Kirk-Rudy is seeking to fill positions in Mechanical/Electrical Assembly and Crating and Shipping.

LAT Apparel
For over 30 years, LAT Apparel has served the imprinted apparel industry with a broad range of blank apparel; t-shirts, tanks, fleece, and more!  LAT Apparel is searching for a Graphic Designer, Customer Service Representative, Order Pickers, Picker Operators, and an Inventory Analyst.

Nor-Ral is a customer service focused composites and precision machining company serving the aerospace and aircraft industries, as well as automotive, industrial and marine industries. Nor-Ral is seeking to fill the following roles: Tooling Fabricator, Industrial Painter, Ply Cutter Operator, Design Engineer, CNC Programmer/Operator. Send resume to resumes@norral.com.

Northside Hospital 
The Northside Healthcare System is an extensive network of state-of-the-art medical facilities, leading-edge technology, and pioneering experience, and is dedicated to the health and wellness of the community it serves.  The new Northside Hospital-Cherokee campus comprises the hospital and medical office building on 50 acres, – just a part of 300 total acres available to meet the growing community’s health care needs.  Northside has various career opportunities that can be found on their website. Northside is seeking the following: Nursing, Respiratory, Radiology, and Support opportunities.

OECHSLER Motion, Inc. (adidas Speedfactory) 
OECHSLER Motion, Inc. is a company of the OECHSLER Group, one of the most innovative companies specializing in the production of precision plastic parts and components. The company has partnered with adidas to manufacture running shoes in Acworth, GA.  In the Speedfactory, robots, printing technology and novel production techniques are used as additive manufacturing. They are always looking to hire talented staff! The current positions available include: Manufacturing Engineer, SAP Accountant, Employee Relations Leader, Sewing Machine Technician, Stitcher/Sewing Machine Operator, and Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator.

Packaging Atlanta Corporation
Packaging Atlanta Corp is a fully-equipped business utilizing top-notch equipment for bold and innovative packaging projects. Packaging Atlanta Corp is currently searching for a Sales Representative, Maintenance Technician/Electrician, Flexo Press (Printer/Slotter) Operator, Forklift Driver, and a Machine Helper.

Pillow Perfect
Pillow Perfect has been designing and manufacturing both indoor and outdoor decorative pillows and replacement cushions for over 25 years in Woodstock, GA.  Pillow Perfect is searching for Warehouse Associates & new members for its e-Commerce team.

As a leading supplier of plastics and metal fastening products and technology, Piolax is continually strengthening its position by expanding its global marketing and production capabilities.  Piolax is searching for a Quality Manager, Quality PPAP Coordinator, Machine Operator, Distribution and a Mechanical Engineer.

Raydeo Enterprises
Raydeo Enterprises develops, manufactures, installs, and warrants four Architectural Grade product lines. Raydeo is hiring Skilled Metal/Millwork Department Fabricators, one Router Technician, and two Autocad drafters.


RBC AeroComponents
RBC Bearings has a long and impressive history as an innovator in bearing technology – one that has been highlighted by patents for creative engineering design. Today, the company comprises a number of facilities throughout North America and Europe, with a global network of sales engineers, aerospace distributors, and authorized agents. RBC AeroComponents is searching for an Engineering Trainee, CNC Machinist, Quality Control Inspector, and a Shipping/Assembly worker.

R&D Mechanical Services
R&D Mechanical Services, Inc.
 is a family owned and operated commercial HVAC contractor. R&D Mechanical Services is searching for an HVAC Commercial Service Technician, HVAC Commercial Installation Technician, HVAC Project Manager

Ready Mix USA
Ready Mix/CEMEX is a global building materials company that provides high-quality products and reliable service to customers and communities in more than 50 countries throughout the world and maintains trade relationships in over 100 nations. They work hard to develop and deliver the best solutions in cement, ready-mix, and aggregates…so they can transform ideas into reality.  Ready Mix USA is searching for CDL Drivers, Diesel Mechanics, Dispatchers, and an Account Manager.

Roytec Industries, LLC
Roytec Industries LLC has years of experience in cutting and stripping a wide variety of wires.   Located in Woodstock since 1984 they have several openings for Manufacturing Wiring Assemblers.

Sanders Realty Team
Sanders Realty Team provides boutique-style personalized service to manage every detail – from specialized market knowledge to pricing, marketing, negotiating, and closing your home sale. Sanders Realty is searching for Real Estate Agents and Insides Sales Agents.

Southeast Restoration Group
Southeast Restoration Group, (SRG) is a full service licensed general contractor that provides emergency services, structural repairs, and construction, with an emphasis on insurance repair claims.  Southeast Restoration Group is searching for a full-time Admin and Project Managers.

Sull Graphics, Inc. 
Since 1988, Sull Graphics has grown to be the one-stop shop for all of your graphics and open-ended printing needs. Sull provides professional services such as Creative Design, High-End Static Offset Printing, Full-Service Presort Mailing, Database Management, Integrated Variable Data Printing for Customer/Donor Acquisition, Loyalty and Retention Programs plus much more. Sull Graphics is currently hiring for the following positions: Sales, Pressman, Bindery Operator, Finishing, Mailing, Fulfillment, Data Management, and General Laborer.


Copper and Brass Sales, a division of ThyssenKrupp Materials NA, Inc., is the source in your supply base that provides you with the inventory management expertise and value-added processing services necessary to help you compete in today’s global market. With our comprehensive line of nonferrous metals and alloys, wide variety of precision processing capabilities, and a focus on customer service that is unmatched in the industry, Copper and Brass Sales earns our reputation as a leading metals service center with each and every order. We currently have openings in Metal Packaging.

Universal Alloy Corporation
Universal Alloy is a global leader in the manufacture of Aerospace Products.  UAC has grown to become a strong multi-national company that employs more than 1,200 people in their Anaheim, CA; Canton, GA; and Dumbravita, Romania, facilities. Universal Alloy is searching for Industrial Engineers, Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, and Machine/Production Operators.

Waffle House, Inc
With 9 locations throughout Cherokee County, Waffle House offers an unbeatable combination of good food with outstanding service. This combination has made it a beloved icon of the south for the past 60 years. Waffle House is searching for Managers, Grill Operators, Salespeople, and Door Corps.

Woodstock Police Department
The City of Woodstock Police Department is comprised of 60 sworn and civilian personnel serving the largest municipality within Cherokee County. The department is responsible for the law enforcement services of approximately twelve square miles inhabited by over 32,000 residents and over 2,000 businesses.   The Woodstock Police Department is searching for Police Officers.

YANMAR America
YANMAR is a recognized global leader in the design and manufacturing of advanced performance diesel engines and diesel-powered equipment. YANMAR is searching for Administrative/Accounting Support and Mechanical/Applications/Test Engineers.