Six Flags Over Georgia to have job fair today
10:59 PM, Friday, February 12
Six Flags Over Georgia will have a job fair today for the 3,000 seasonal employees needed for the upcoming 2016 season. The park is gearing up for another year with the addition of two new family themed areas — Bugs Bunny Boomtown and the world’s ...

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