Statement as issued Thursday by Northeast Indiana Works:
Ashley, IN – Two employers and two staffing agencies representing companies in Ashley will conduct a hiring event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 26 at the Ashley Community Center, 500 S. Gonser Ave.
In total, more than 75 jobs need to be filled. The positions include warehouse, production and general labor jobs, as well as painting, tool and die, and engineering personnel. Wages generally run from $9.85 to $15 an hour. Wages for some positions may be higher than $15 an hour.
The hiring event was organized by Northeast Indiana Works and represents the first in an anticipated series of community-focused strategies to meet the hiring needs of multiple employers, some of them with similar open positions.
Participating in the June 26 event are the Family Dollar Distribution Center, Hudson Industries, Pro Resources (representing Ashley Industrial Molding and several other companies), and Kelly Services (representing Trin Inc.).