Special to SEGAZINE
The state is looking to fill about 45 positions at Hays State Prison, according to a Georgia Department of Corrections representative at the Goodwill job fair Tuesday in Rome.
But, despite the current unemployment rate, the hiring isn’t always easy, said Lt. Christopher McAlister.
“Out of the 30 or so that applied, I would be extremely pleased if we could get 10 — due to background investigations,” he said. “And some people, when they speak to their spouse, their children; they think about it and change their mind.”