The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Cartersville Career Center will host a recruitment for Metro Environmental Services (MES) on Tuesday, April 18, in Cartersville. The construction and maintenance firm will be recruiting 40 employees to operate heavy equipment in Bartow County.

The recruitment will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the career center located at 19 Felton Place.

Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) regulations, all applicants must be at least 18 years old. They must also have a high school diploma, or a General Education Diploma (GED), at least one year of experience operating heavy equipment, a valid driver’s license and the ability to pass safety-training exams.

Salaries range from $15-$20 an hour, depending on experience. Overtime work may be available.

For more information about the jobs, or to apply online, visit to create an account and upload, or prepare, a resume. Having an Employ Georgia account expedites the interview process.

Applicants are encouraged to bring a resume and dress appropriately to improve their opportunities for employment.

For more information about the recruitment, contact the GDOL’s Cartersville Career Center at (770) 387-3760. The career center is open to serve the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.